Cuba`s Historical First Victory in World Cup
Yulier Olivera, Carlos Madrigal, Olivera, Boris Saname and Eduardo Morales all scored for the Cubans to make it 5-1 at the interval. In the 27th minute, the Solomons' defeat was fairly well complete, with Morales scoring two more goals and and Johnnet Martinez adding one of his own. Morales went on to add another before Mesa made it 1-0 for the men from CONCACAF.
In the dying moments, Ragomo added a bit of scant consolation with his second goal of the match for the outgunned Solomon Island In that same A Group, Brasil hammered Japan 12-1 with two goals a piece by Lenisio, Ari, Falcao and Schumacher, and Marquinho, Wilde, Betao and Cico scored once each.