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1999 UNCAF Nations Cup

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Host country  Costa Rica
Runners-up  Guatemala
Fourth place  El Salvador
Goals scored  33
Champions  Costa Rica (3rd title)
Third place  Honduras
Dates  17 Mar 1999 – 28 Mar 1999
Matches played  12
1999 UNCAF Nations Cup
Champion  Costa Rica national football team
Similar  2009 UNCAF Nations C, 2011 Copa Centroamericana, 2000 CONCACAF Gold Cup, 2014 Copa Centroamericana, 1993 CONCACAF Gold Cup

The 1999 UNCAF Nations Cup was a UNCAF Nations Cup held in San Jose, Costa Rica in March 1999. The host team won the tournament's final group. Costa Rica then qualified automatically, alongside second-placed Guatemala and third-placed Honduras for the 2000 CONCACAF Gold Cup.



For a complete list of all participating squads see UNCAF Nations Cup 1999 squads

First round

All games were played in San José, Costa Rica.


  • Costa Rica, Guatemala and Honduras qualified automatically for the 2000 CONCACAF Gold Cup. El Salvador entered a play-off for qualification with Canada, Haiti and Cuba.
  • All Star Team

    As voted for by the CONCACAF technical Commission. A squad rather than an eleven was selected:


  • Wilmer Cruz
  • Erick Lonnis
  • Defenders:

  • Jervis Drummond
  • Julio Girón
  • José Hernández
  • Ninrod Medina
  • Erick Miranda
  • Milton Reyes
  • Midfielders:

  • Jorge Caballero
  • Jeaustin Campos
  • Robel Benárdez
  • Rolando Fonseca
  • Guillermo García
  • Christian Santamaría
  • Forwards:

  • Milton Nunez
  • Carlos Pavón
  • José Ramírez
  • Jorge Rodas
  • References

    1999 UNCAF Nations Cup Wikipedia