Hamilton to host Canadian males’s soccer World Cup qualifier towards U.S. in January

It’s time for one more chilly one. Canada will host the U.S. at Hamilton’s Tim Hortons Field in a Jan. 30 World Cup qualifier.

The match will be sandwiched round Canadian visits to Honduras on Jan. 27 and El Salvador on Feb. 2.

It will mark the primary time the Canadian males have performed in Hamilton. The Canadian girls final performed there in June 2018, dropping 3-2 to Germany.

The Canadian males are not any strangers to taking part in in a winter wonderland, having dispatched Mexico 2-1 in a snowy Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton earlier this month.

Canada, presently ranked fortieth on this planet, and the Twelfth-ranked U.S. performed to a 1-1 tie when they met Sept. 5 in Nashville.

Canada (4-0-4, 16 factors) presently tops the eight-team CONCACAF ultimate qualifying spherical standings, forward of the U.S. (4-1-3, 15 factors), Mexico (4-2-2, 14 factors) and Panama (4-2-2, 14 factors).

WATCH | Evaluating the significance of Canada’s WC qualifier win over Mexico:

What Canada’s win over Mexico means for World Cup probabilities

Alexandre Gangué-Ruzic, editor-in-chief of Between The Sticks, joins Signa Butler to interrupt down the Canadian males’s nationwide soccer group’s historic win towards Mexico within the ultimate spherical of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying. Canada is in 1st place after the win, leaving top-3 favourites Mexico and the United States with floor to make up when the subsequent spherical of matches are available in late January. 5:51

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