2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup, Group Stage
  • Gleofilo Vlijter (14')
  • Nigel Hasselbaink (79')
  • Matthias Phaeton (20')
  • Kelly Irep (29')
  • Quentin Annette (90'+5')

Nigel Hasselbaink ensures Suriname exits Gold Cup on high note

Nigel Hasselbaink rolled home the winning goal in the 79th minute, lifting Suriname past Guadeloupe in Houston and giving his team third place in Group C at the CONCACAF Gold Cup.

Guadeloupe played more than an hour with 10 men after Kelly Irep received a red card in the 29th minute, and teammate Quentin Annette was sent off in second-half stoppage time.

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Both teams lost each of their first two Gold Cup games and were eliminated from the possibility of advancing before their Tuesday meeting in the group-stage finale.

Gleofilo Vlijter gave Suriname a 1-0 lead in the 14th minute before Matthias Phaeton tied the contest six minutes later.