Another cold game for Canada


The Canadian men’s soccer team will play its next home game at Tim Hortons Field in Hamilton, Ont. On January 30.

On the occasion of its 10th playoff match for the 2022 World Cup, Canada will receive a visit from the United States. Representatives of the Maple Leaf will also travel to Honduras on January 27 and El Salvador on February 2 during this international window.

This will be a crucial meeting for the future, as Canada holds only one point ahead of the Americans at the top of the standings in this final phase of the CONCACAF playoffs.

The Canadian team are the only remaining unbeaten in the group, with four wins and four draws. Mexico and Panama follow closely behind, two points behind the leaders.

It is the first time that John Herdman’s men will perform in Hamilton, home of the Tiger-Cats and Forge FC. Canada Soccer President Dr. Nick Bontis said he was excited to “see the red wave sweep over Tim Hortons Field”.

« As we have seen from the start of this final round where our fans have continuously pushed the men’s national team to new heights, » he added in a statement, referring to the two important victories in Edmonton. Canadians.

On October 12, in the cold Alberta weather, Canada beat Costa Rica 1-0. Four days later, it hit the Mexicans in a snow-filled Commonwealth Stadium, winning 2-1 with a voiced by Cyle Larin.

There will only be three playoff games left for the Canadiens at the end of March. They will have to fight in Costa Rica, Jamaica and Panama with the objective of one of the first three places, synonymous with qualification for the World Cup. The team that finishes fourth in the group will have a final opportunity to secure a ticket to Qatar by playing an international play-off duel.

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