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Football at the 1938 Central American and Caribbean Games
Tournament details
Host country Panama
Dates 10 – 23 February 1938
Teams 6 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s) 1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Costa Rica (1st title)
Runners-up  Mexico
Third place 23x15px Colombia
Fourth place 23x15px El Salvador
Tournament statistics
Matches played 15
Goals scored 64 (4.27 per match)
1935
1946

The football tournament of the 1938 Central American and Caribbean Games was held in Panama City from 10 to 23 February. The gold medal was won by Costa Rica who earned 9 points and had a superior goal difference compared to Mexico.

Table

2 points system used.

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
1  Costa Rica (C) 5 4 1 0 27 3 +24 9
2  Mexico 5 4 1 0 17 1 +16 9
3 23x15px Colombia 5 2 0 3 8 6 +2 4
4 23x15px El Salvador 5 2 0 3 6 21 −15 4
5 23x15px Panama 5 1 1 3 3 16 −13 3
6 23x15px Venezuela 5 0 1 4 3 17 −14 1

Results

10 February 1938 (1938-02-10)
Mexico  4–0 23x15px Colombia
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City
Attendance: 20,000


12 February 1938 (1938-02-12)
Costa Rica  9–0 23x15px El Salvador
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City


12 February 1938 (1938-02-12)
Panama 23x15px 1–1 23x15px Venezuela
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City
Attendance: 12,000


14 February 1938 (1938-02-14)
Panama 23x15px 3–2 23x15px Colombia
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City


14 February 1938 (1938-02-14)
Mexico  3–0 23x15px Venezuela
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City
Attendance: 10,000


16 February 1938 (1938-02-16)
Panama 23x15px 0–9  Costa Rica
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City
Attendance: 15,000


16 February 1938 (1938-02-16)
El Salvador 23x15px 4–2 23x15px Venezuela
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City


18 February 1938 (1938-02-18)
Colombia 23x15px 0–3  Costa Rica
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City


18 February 1938 (1938-02-18)
Mexico  7–0 23x15px El Salvador
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City
Attendance: 8,000


20 February 1938 (1938-02-20)
Panama 23x15px 0–2  Mexico
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City
Attendance: 20,000


20 February 1938 (1938-02-20)
Venezuela 23x15px 0–5  Costa Rica
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City


21 February 1938 (1938-02-21)
Colombia 23x15px 3–0 23x15px El Salvador
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City


22 February 1938 (1938-02-22)
Mexico  1–1  Costa Rica
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City
Attendance: 23,000


23 February 1938 (1938-02-23)
Venezuela 23x15px 0–3 23x15px Colombia
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City


23 February 1938 (1938-02-23)
Panama 23x15px 0–2 23x15px El Salvador
Estadio Olímpico Nacional, Panama City

External links

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