While the USA and Costa Rica have clinched berths in next year's Hexagonal, Mexico heads to Edmonton to face Canada with hopes of clinching one of the two berths from Group 2.
The Tri is
under pressure after its 1-0 loss at Jamaica on Saturday brought a wave of criticism from the Mexican press.
A win over Canada or a Jamaica tie or loss against Honduras will send Mexico
through to the final round of qualifying in the Concacaf zone.
Captain Rafael Marquez
is suspended, but Coach Sven-Goran Eriksson
back Andres Guardado
, who missed the Jamaica game. Group 1
Trinidad & Tobago vs. USA
USA 12 points; Guatemala, Trin. & Tobago 5; Cuba 0. Group 2
Canada vs. Mexico Standings:
Honduras, Mexico 9 points; Jamaica 4; Canada 1. Group 3
Salvador vs. Suriname
Costa Rica vs. Haiti Standings:
Costa Rica 12 points; El Salvador 7; Haiti 2; Suriname 1.