Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Ticos get job done in San Salvador
October 12th, 2012 10:29PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  canada, world cup 2014

MOST COMMENTED

[WORLD CUP 2014 QUALIFYING: Concacaf] With its back to the wall, Costa Rica traveled to San Salvador and beat El Salvador, 1-0, to all but assure itself of second place in Group B and a berth in next year's Hexagonal. Jose Cubero scored in the first half, and the Ticos then held off El Salvador, which had two players ejected late in the game. In Toronto, Canada beat Cuba, 3-0, in a match for which Cuba showed up with only 11 players. Four other players were reported to have defected before the game. The win did little to change the stakes for Canada, though. It must gain at least a draw against Honduras Tuesday afternoon in San Pedro Sula to assure itself of a place in the Hexagonal. For more on Concacaf qualifying ...

GROUP A
10 USA (8-5)
10 Guatemala (8-5)
7 Jamaica (5-5)
1 Antigua & Barbuda (3-9)

Results:
Oct. 12
Antigua & Barbuda 1 USA 2
Goals: Blackstock 25; E.Johnson 20, 90.
Guatemala 2 Jamaica 1.

Goals: Figueroa 16, Ruiz 85; Shelton pen. 61.

Schedule:
Oct. 16
Jamaica-Antigua & Barbuda   
USA-Guatemala   

GROUP B
15 *Mexico (13-2)
7 Costa Rica (7-5)
5 El Salvador (8-9)
1 Guyana (5-17)
*Clinched berth in the finals.

Results:
Oct. 12
El Salvador 0 Costa Rica 1.
Goal: Cubero 35.
Guyana 0 Mexico 5.
Goals: Guardado 77, Peralta 79, own goal 83, Hernandez 84, Reyna 86.

Schedule:
Oct. 16
Costa Rica-Guyana   
Mexico-El Salvador

GROUP C
10 Panama (5-1)
10 Canada (5-2)
8 Honduras (4-2)
0 Cuba (0-9)

Schedule:
Oct. 12
Panama 0 Honduras 0
Canada 3 Cuba 0.
Goals: Ricketts 14, Johnson 73, Edgar 79.

Schedule:
Oct. 16
Honduras-Canada   
Cuba-Panama



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
Three takeaways from USA-Switzerland     
After beating a traditional power, Norway, 2-1, to start their Algarve Cup campaign, the U.S. women ...
Audi becomes MLS auto partner    
Audi has entered into a multi-year partnership with Major League Soccer, making it the league's official ...
MLS Preseason Power Rankings: Revs start on top     
Our first edition of the MLS Power Rankings is based somewhat on last season's performance, with ...
What They're Saying: Bill Peterson    
"I don't think what's being called 'free agency' is very advantageous for the players. You look ...
MLS Trade Central: Offseason moves    
The LA Galaxy has signed 33-year-old Finnish midfielder Mika Vayrynen, who is expected to get first ...
Networks step up MLS coverage with dedicated time slots    
MLS begins a new eight-year agreement with dedicated time slots on three networks. Friday's LA Galaxy-Chicago ...
Video Pick: Chelsea star injured without playing     
Chelsea defender Nemanja Matic was suspended for its English League Cup final win over Tottenham last ...
Josh Perez spurs big win for U.S. U-17s     
The USA can clinch a spot at the 2015 Under-17 World Cup with a win Sunday ...
Top 10 new reasons why to get excited about MLS    
The Major League Soccer kicks off its new season this weekend. There's a lot to get ...
What They're Saying: Danny Cruz    
"This wasn't an easy decision. It's the hardest thing I've ever had to do in my ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives