Panama and Mexico drew 1-1 for Matchday 3 of the final round of the Concacaf 2022 World Cup Qualifiers. It was a tough match for El Tri, who was losing in the first half, but Jesús Corona scored at the 76th minute to save a point for his team.
The first 20 minutes of the match were very intense, with the two teams trying to take control of the game. It seemed like Mexico had it under control thanks to their biggest stars, however it was the local team who struck first thanks to Rolando Blackburn’s goal in the first half. Here, check out the highlights and goals of this match:
Panama vs Mexico: Match Preview
Panama host Mexico today at Estadio Rommel Fernández Gutiérrez for Matchday 3 of the Concacaf 2022 World Cup Qualifiers Final Round. El Tri want to remain unbeaten in their campaign, while the hosts will try to surprise them. Here, check out everything you need to know about this soccer game, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds and how to watch this match in the US.
Panama is coming into this match after defeating Jamaica 3-0 on Sunday. Those three points added to the one they got after drawing 0-0 with Costa Rica, have them fourth in the standings, two points behind their next rivals.
Meanwhile, Mexico are leaders with two victories out of two. First, they beat Jamaica 2-1 at home and then defeated Costa Rica 1-0 on the road. They want to keep with the perfect record to secure a ticket to Qatar 2022.
Panama vs Mexico: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, September 8, 2021.
Time: 8:05 PM (ET).
Location: Rommel Fernandez Gutierrez Stadium, Panama City.
Panama vs Mexico: Time by State in the US
ET: 8:05 PM
CT: 7:05 PM
MT: 6:05 PM
PT: 5:05 PM
Panama vs Mexico: Storylines
Panama and Mexico have faced each other on 22 occasions, with El Tri winning 15 times. Panama have only beaten Mexico twice, while they have drawn five times. Their last match took place in July. It was an international friendly and Mexico won 3-0.
How to watch or live stream Mexico vs Panama in the US
The match between Mexico and Panama for the Concacaf World Cup Qualifiers 2022, to be played at the Estadio Rommel Fernández Gutiérrez on Wednesday, September 8, will be broadcast in the US by UNIVERSO, Telemundo, Paramount+, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo.
Panama vs Mexico: Predictions and odds
Oddsmakers have already made their predictions for this match. According to FanDuel, Mexico are the favorites with odds of -140, while Panama have odds of +420. A tie would result in a +250 payout.
*Odds by FanDuel