Costa Rica and El Salvador face each other at the Estadio Nacional De Costa Rica in San Jose, today, October 10, 2021, at 6:00 PM (ET), in the CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers 2022. Here, you will find everything there is to know about this Final Round Matchday 5 game, such as the preview, information, predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch or live stream the match in the US.
This will be their 66th overall meeting. No surprise here as Costa Rica are the favorites in head-to-head clashes, having celebrated a victory on 38 occasions so far; El Salvador have grabbed a triumph 14 times to this day, and a great number of even 13 games have ended in a draw.
Their most recent match was played on August 21, 2021, when it ended in a disappointing goalless 0-0 draw in an International Friendly. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as these two countries clash for the second time this year, this time at the CONCACAF World Cup 2022 Qualifiers.
Costa Rica vs El Salvador: Match Information
Date: Sunday, October 10, 2021
Time: 6:00 PM (ET)
Location: Estadio Nacional De Costa Rica, San Jose
Costa Rica vs El Salvador: Time By State in the U.S.
ET: 6:00 PM
CT: 5:00 PM
MT: 4:00 PM
PT: 3:00 PM
Costa Rica vs El Salvador: Storylines
Costa Rica have been in a bad form in the Final Round so far. In their first four games, they have three draws and one loss. Meanwhile, El Salvador have been off to a slightly better start, drawing two games so far. In addition, they have one win and one loss in their first four matches of the final stage.
Los Ticos currently sit in sixth place on the table with three points in four games so far. On the other hand, La Selecta are placed three positions above them, in fifth place with only five points won after four matches.
These opponents have a long history of clashes as their first one dates back to September 14, 1921, when the Tricolor got past El Salvador with a final result of 7-0 in an International Friendly. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see if either one of the clubs will grab the three points in Matchday 5 in the Final Qualifying Round.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Costa Rica vs El Salvador in the U.S.
The 2022 CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers Third Round Matchday 5 game between Costa Rica and El Salvador, to be played today at the Estadio Nacional De Costa Rica in San Jose, will be broadcasted on Paramount+, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo in the United States.
Costa Rica vs El Salvador: Predictions And Odds
The odds are heavily in favor of Costa Rica. FanDuel see them as the absolute favorites to claim their first win in this stage and they have given them -140 odds. The away side El Salvador, meanwhile, have a +420 odds to cause an upset this weekend, while a tie would result in a +250 payout.
* Odds by FanDuel