After a complicated start in the 2021 Gold Cup, the Mexican team seeks to qualify for the quarterfinals as the first in Group A, but it will not be easy, since it will face El Salvador in the match corresponding to matchday 3, country that is leading with six points after two triumphs against Guatemala and Trinidad and Tobago.
The Aztec team must win if it wants to stay with the first place in the group, in case of a tie it would stay with the second place, while if it loses, its permanence in the competition could be at risk if the Trinidadians beat Guatemala.
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The preview of the Gold Cup commitment between Mexico and Guatemala
Next Thursday, the United States team will be facing its counterpart from Martinique. Here we present all the details of the previous one.
The Mexican team beat Guatemala 3-0 on Day 2 of the 2021 Gold Cup. Here is the qualification for each of the Mexican soccer players:
When is? | Sunday July 18.
What time does it start? | 9:00 p.m. (Mexico City and central United States time).
Where? | Cotton Bowl; Dallas, texas
TV channels | TUDN, Channel 5, Azteca 7 (Mexico); fuboTV, Univisión, FS1 and TUDN USA (United States).
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Streaming Online | TUDN.com, aztecadeportes.com and Blim TV (Mexico); TUDN.com and foxsports.com (United States).
The Mexican team comes from beating the Guatemalan team 3-0, with a double of Rogelio Funes Mori and a bit more than Orbelín PinedaWith that result, they are second in Group A with four units only below El Salvador who has six points, prior to their confrontation.
The national team qualified for the next round after having achieved their second win in the group stage against Guatemala and Trinidad and Tobago, they can still retain the lead if they draw or beat Mexico.
El Salvador Lineup (4-4-2) | Martinez; Tamacas, Zavaleta, Gómez, Larín; Pérez, Cerén, Orellana, Henríquez; Rivas and Monterrosa.
Mexico Lineup (4-3-3) | Talavera; Rodríguez, Salcedo, Araujo, Gallardo; Álvarez, Herrera, Gutiérrez; Corona, Funes Mori and Pineda.
El Salvador is usually a tough rival for the Tricolor, especially on the road, but this time, once again “neutral field” with broad support from the Mexican fans in the United States, there will surely be no surprises.
With everything and that the Salvadoran team comes from two very good games being undefeated and unbeatable, even with that the Aztec team is very likely to prevail, even in the five most recent commitments, the triumph has been Tricolor.
Mexico 3-1 El Salvador.