Mexico beat El Salvador 2-0 thanks to goals from Hector Moreno and Raul Jimenez for Matchday 6 of Concacaf World Cup Qualifiers 2022. With this triumph, El Tri are now first in the standings and remain unbeaten in the tournament so far.
It was a tough game for the visitors, who received several fouls from the hosts. However, El Tri created many chances to score first and finally did it 30 minutes into the match with Moreno’s header after a corner.
In the second half, La Selecta was left with 10 men after Mario Jacobo received the red card for bringing down Rogelio Funes Mori. However, Mexico couldn’t take advantage of it because Nestor Araujo was also expelled for aggression. However, they managed to get the second on aggregate time. Here, check out the highlights and goals:
El Salvador vs Mexico: Match Preview
El Salvador and Mexico face each other today at the Estadio Cuscatlan for Matchday 6 of the Concacaf 2022 World Cup Final Round. The national team coached by Gerardo 'Tata' Martino wants to clinch a new win to stay alone at the top of the standings. Here, find out everything you need to know about this exciting soccer match, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds and how to watch it in the US.
The home side is coming to this match after losing 2-1 against Costa Rica on Sunday. La Selecta are in the sixth place of the standings, with five points after two losses, two draws and only one victory over Panama.
Mexico, on the other hand, remain unbeaten in the ‘Octagonal’ so far, with three victories and two draws. El Tri just beat Honduras 3-0 last time out and now they will try to add three more points to keep at the top of the table.
El Salvador vs Mexico: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, October 13, 2021.
Time: 10:05 PM (ET).
Location: Estadio Cuscatlan, San Salvador.
El Salvador vs Mexico: Time by State in the US
ET: 10:05 PM
CT: 9:05 PM
MT: 8:05 PM
PT: 7:05 PM
El Salvador vs Mexico: Storylines
El Salvador and Mexico have faced each other on 35 occasions. El Tri have a good record against El Salvador with 30 wins in the all-time record. They have lost only four times, and they have drawn once. Their last match took place at the 2021 Gold Cup, with Mexico winning 1-0.
How to watch or live stream El Salvador vs Mexico in the US
The match between El Salvador and Mexico for the Concacaf World Cup Qualifiers 2022 to be played at Estadio Cuscatlan on Wednesday, October 13, will be broadcast in the US by Paramount+, Telemundo, CBS Sports Network, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, UNIVERSO.
El Salvador vs Mexico: Predictions and odds
Oddsmakers have already made their predictions for this match. According to FanDuel, Mexico are the favorites with odds of -270, while El Salvador have odds of +800. A tie would end up in a +330 payout.
*Odds by FanDuel