Nov 25 (Reuters) – Canada, which sit atop the CONCACAF World Cup qualifying desk, will host the United States open air in Hamilton, Ontario, in January for what’s going to most definitely be a cold encounter, Canada Soccer mentioned on Thursday.
The resolution was introduced 9 days after hosts Canada beat Mexico 2-1 in Edmonton the place snow and frigid temperatures might have helped them to victory.
“We are excited to bring the Men’s National Team FIFA World Cup Qualifiers match to Hamilton in January with the team riding a nation-wide wave of support at the top of the table and after an incredible display from Edmontonians in November,” Canada Soccer President Nick Bontis mentioned in a news launch.
Canada sit undefeated in CONCACAF’s ultimate spherical of World Cup qualifiers with 16 factors from eight matches, forward of the United States, (15 factors), Mexico (14 factors) and Panama (14 factors).
Canada play at Honduras on Jan. 27 and go to El Salvador on Feb. 2 in their different two video games of the three-match FIFA window.