Former France winger Florent Malouda has lost his appeal against being ruled ineligible to play for French Guiana at the 2017 Gold Cup.
French Guiana head coach Jaïr Karam says that he and his team were left feeling "perturbed" by CONCACAF's delay in issuing Florent Malouda's ban.
Costa Rica secured a spot in the quarterfinals after easing past French Guiana with a 3-0 win in the teams' third Gold Cup match in Frisco, Texas.
French Guiana knew they would likely be punished for starting French Guiana, but CONCACAF still did itself no favors, writes Jeff Carlisle.
CONCACAF has ruled that French Guiana must forfeit the Gold Cup match against Honduras after starting Florent Malouda in Tuesday's 0-0 draw.
Florent Malouda has told ESPN FC that it was "very emotional" to take to the field for French Guiana in Tuesday's 0-0 Gold Cup draw against Honduras.
Honduras and French Guiana finished in a goalless draw in their second match at the 2017 Gold Cup on Tuesday night in Houston.
French Guiana made the unusual decision of starting an ineligible player, Florent Malouda, in their Gold Cup clash against Honduras on Tuesday.
Canada teenager Alphonso Davies scored two second-half goals as his side won 4-2 against French Guiana to kick off the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup.
Canada's teenage sensation Alphonso Davies scored a pair of second-half goals in a 4-2 win against French Guiana to kick off the 2017 Gold Cup.
With the CONCACAF Gold Cup set to kick off this weekend, Arch Bell breaks down each of the three groups headlined by the U.S., Mexico and Costa Rica.
Former France international Florent Malouda is to represent French Guiana at the Gold Cup next month.
The United States will face Panama, Martinique and either Haiti or Nicaragua in Group B of the CONCACAF Gold Cup this summer.