The USMNT came back to win 2-1 against Costa Rica at Columbus for Matchday 6 of the Concacaf World Cup Qualifiers 2022. While the visitors scored first within a minute of the match, the home side was able to take the game thanks to Sergiño Dest and Tim Weah goals.
Keysher Fuller was the one to open the scoring at the Lower.com Field in the first minute of the match. The USMNT had to quickly turn the page and try to get the equalizer as soon as possible. They got it in the 25th minute, when Dest finally could break Keylor Navas’ resistance with a banger.
The goal relieved the pressure and the team found themselves in better shape. They got the second goal after Lille’s strike Timothy Weah shot to the net and Leonel Moreira, who had entered in the second half after Keylor Navas suffered an injury, deflected the ball and sent it into the net. Here, check out the highlights and goals:
USA vs Costa Rica: Match Preview
The USMNT and Costa Rica clash today at the Lower.com Field for Matchday 6 of the Concacaf 2022 World Cup Qualifiers Final Round. The home side wants to recover from its last loss, while the visitors will try to get their second win in a row. 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 dropped the three points last time out against Panama. A lone goal from Anibal Godoy was enough for Los Canaleros to take their first win. Despite the loss, the United States are second in the standings and will try to get back on track in Ohio.
Meanwhile, the visitors are coming to Wednesday's match with good sensations after beating El Salvador 2-1 at home on Sunday. Costa Rica are in fifth place in the Octagonal, with six points thanks to one win, three draws and one loss.
USA vs Costa Rica: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, October 13, 2021.
Time: 7:00 PM (ET).
Location: Lower.com Field, Columbus, Ohio.
USA vs Costa Rica: Time by State in the US
ET: 7:00 PM
CT: 6:00 PM
MT: 5:00 PM
PT: 4:00 PM
USA vs Costa Rica: Storylines
In the all-time series between these two teams, the United States have won 18 times, while Costa Rica have won six times. They have drawn 16 matches. When we talk only in World Cup Qualifying, the USMNT is 6-11-2 against Los Ticos. Most recently, the nations squared off following the USMNT’s Concacaf Nations League triumph for a friendly in Sandy, Utah. The USA won 4-0.
How to watch or live stream USA vs Costa Rica in the US
The match between the USMNT and Costa Rica for the Concacaf World Cup Qualifiers 2022 to be played at Lower.com Field in Columbus, Ohio, on Wednesday, October 13, will be broadcast in the US by ESPN2, ESPN+, UniMas and TUDN.
USA vs Costa Rica: Predictions and odds
Oddsmakers have already made their predictions for this match. According to FanDuel, the United States are the favorites with odds of -230, while Costa Rica have odds of +700. A tie would end up in a +320 payout.
|The United States||-230|
*Odds by FanDuel