Shaq Moore (20) fights for the ball against Canada’s Tajon Buchanan (12) of Canada during the main portion of the 2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup match at Children’s Mercy Park on Sunday in Kansas City, Kan.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Shaq Moore scored 20 seconds in and the United States beat Canada 1-0 Sunday to win Group B at the CONCACAF Gold Cup.
Moore’s objective was the quickest since US records started in 1990. Clint Dempsey scored 30 seconds in against Ghana in the Americans’ 2014 World Cup opener.
The two countries as of now were guaranteed of progressing. The US completed on its first-round bunch with a 3-0 record and will play its quarterfinal on July 25 at Arlington, Texas, against Costa Rica or Jamaica, both 2-0 going into their match Tuesday at Orlando, Florida. Canada completed the first cycle 2-1 and furthermore will play Costa Rica or Jamaica.메이저사이트
The US finished Canada’s group record eight-game series of wins. The US is unbeaten against Canada in 20 home matches since 1957 and expanded its series of wins against CONCACAF adversaries to 13.
US mentor Gregg Berhalter is utilizing a for the most part JV program for the Gold Cup. Top players, for example, Christian Pulisic, Weston McKennie, Tyler Adams and Zack Steffen will be close by in when the US has Canada in a World Cup qualifier on Sept. 5 at Nashville, Tennessee.
While Berhalter began two advances in Daryl Dike and Gyasi Zardes, Canada ruled belonging and had additional scoring possibilities. In any case, the U.S. Improved to 38 successes, one misfortune and four attracts the Gold Cup bunch stage.
The US scored when Kellyn Acosta passed wide to Sebastian Lletget, who one-planned a pass to the far post. The 24-year-old Moore got behind Tajon Buchanon and diverted the ball in from right inside the 6-yard box for his first global objective.
Walker Zimmerman captained the US for the subsequent straight game however was harmed early and was supplanted by Donovan Pines in the fifteenth moment.
In the wake of handling a beginning setup against Martinique that arrived at the midpoint of 23 years, 84 days, the Americans’ most youthful in a serious match since no less than 1989, Berhalter changed four starters by embeddings Sam Vines, Lletget, Acosta and Zardes.
Ayo Akinola began for Canada subsequent to making his introduction against Haiti on Thursday, yet he got injured and was supplanted by Jonathan Osorio in the 24th moment. The 21-year-old Akinola scored for the US against El Salvador in his presentation in December, then, at that point changed association.
Matt Turner made recoveries against Cyle Larin in the 48th and Buchanon, his New England Revolution colleague, in the 48th. Reggie Cannon, recuperated from a hamstring injury, shown up of the competition when he supplanted Moore at directly, harking back to the 58th.