El Salvador took care of business and defeated Trinidad and Tobago 2-0 at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas on Matchday 2 of the 2021 Gold Cup Group A. La Selecta claimed their second win in the tournament and booked a spot in the quarterfinals. Check out the goals and highlights here.
Jairo Henríquez put Hugo Pérez's boys in front with a stunning strike in the 30th minute, and from then on, El Salvador have perfectly held onto their lead. The Socca Warriors, however, worked hard to find the equalizer but they didn't capitalize on their chances. When the game was heading into the final whistle, Walmer Martinez seized an opportunity to increase the difference and seal the victory.
Trinidad and Tobago vs El Salvador: Match Preview
Trinidad and Tobago and El Salvador clash today for Matchday 2 of the Gold Cup 2021 at the Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas. While the Soca Warriors managed to get a point after drawing with Mexico in their first match, El Salvador is leader of Group A after their win over Guatemala (2-0). Here you will find everything there is to know about this soccer game, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds, and how to watch it in the US.
After winning over Montserrat (6-1) and French Guiana on penalties (8-7), Trinidad and Tobago went ahead and held Mexico in their opening match in the group stage. Goalkeeper Marvin Phillip was the hero of the night with seven saves to help secure a point for his team.
Meanwhile, El Salvador is feeling confident after getting a 2-0 win over Guatemala in their first match. However, the victory wasn’t as easy as the result could tell. La Selecta could only score until the final 10 minutes before the final. They had control of the game but suffered to get a goal.
Trinidad and Tobago vs El Salvador: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, July 14, 2021.
Time: 07:30 PM (ET).
Location: Toyota Stadium, Texas.
Trinidad and Tobago vs El Salvador: Time by State in the US
ET: 07:30 PM
CT: 06:30 PM
MT: 05:30 PM
PT: 04:30 PM
Trinidad and Tobago vs El Salvador: Storylines
Trinidad and Tobago and El Salvador have met each other in 11 matches. The Soca Warriors have claimed four victories, while La Selecta have won three. The other four ended up in a draw. In the Gold Cup, they have met three times. El Salvador have won two of those matches, and the other one ended up in a draw.
While both teams have shown a solid defense, the attack will be the key for this match. Trinidad’s forward Reon Moore and midfielder Kevin Molino scored goals in the Prelims, and will try to do the same against El Salvador.
On the other side, La Selecta had unexpected heroes the other night with Alex Roldan coming off the bench to make his debut with the national team and making the first goal of the night. Then, Joaquin Rivas, who also was on the bench, made the second.
How to watch or live stream Trinidad and Tobago vs El Salvador in the Gold Cup 2021
The game between Trinidad and Tobago and El Salvador, to be played this Wednesday, July 14, at Toyota Stadium for the Gold Cup 2021 will be broadcasted in the US by UniMás, TUDN.com, Foxsports.com, Univision NOW, TUDN USA, TUDN App, FOX Sports App, Fox Sports 1, SiriusXM FC.
Trinidad and Tobago vs El Salvador: Odds and predictions
Oddsmakers in the US have already made their predictions. According to FanDuel, El Salvador is the favorite with odds of -120, while Trinidad and Tobago has +340. A tie would end up in a +220 payout.
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*Odds by FanDuel