Costa Rica is waiting Canada

Canada – Further without Bavaria Profi Alphonso Davies (after heart muscle inflammation) – has missed premature World Cup qualifications by a 0: 1 against Costa Rica, but that should not be too dramatically. For the leader in the final round of North and Central America, after the defeat in amendrace remains only another point for the second World Cup participation of its history – and the first for 36 years. Mark-Anthony Kaye saw in the 34th minute yellow-red, Celso Borges met even immediately before the break to the winner for the Ticos.

“We can take our fate in my own,” Kanada’s coach John Herdman said: “We will take care of the thing on Sunday (against Jamaica, anm. D. RED.) to the matter, and if we do not work it We create it in Panama. We will drive to Qatar. “

Costa Rica moved into fourth place through the home win and held his hopes for the trip to Qatar alive. The best three Concacaf teams are directly qualified for the World Cup finals at the end of the year, the fourth placed must be in the play-offs against a team of Oceania (probably New Zealand).

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USA now against Panama

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On the squares two and three are distinctly further the teams from the US and Mexico, which separated after disappointing 90 minutes in direct duel 0-0. Both teams have each with 22 points three counter behind Canada and three points ahead of Costa Rica.

Two game days are still standing out. The US must compete against Panama, which after a 1-1 against Honduras fell ranked five, but further opportunities for direct qualification. Honduras is cleared table and receives for the penultimate qualifier Mexico.

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