Goals and highlights: Mexico 3-0 Costa Rica in CONCACAF Men’s Olympic Soccer Qualifying
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Thank you

Thank you for following the Mexico vs Costa Rica 2020 Pre-Olympic telecast. See you next time.
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Mexico regained leadership of the group and secured its place in the semifinals, where it will play against the United States next Wednesday. Costa Rica has been eliminated.
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End game

México 3-0 Costa Rica
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A simple shot that Malagón controls without problems.
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Three more minutes are added.
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Mexico changes

Vázquez and Córdova leave the team.

Sepúlveda and Muñoz are substituted.

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Dangerous direct free kick that Malagón timely rejects to the side.
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Goal México 3-0

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Alfaro's long-range shot goes straight into the stands.
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Loroña's cutback and shot goes wide.
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Brenes is cautioned for a hard tackle.
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Antuna leaves and Cervantes enters for Mexico.
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They claimed a penalty on Antuna, but the referee says there is nothing.
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Sebastián Córdova receives a yellow card.
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Macías' header from the side.
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Costa Rica change

Ugalde enters and Diaz leaves.

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Mexico's goal 

Córdova scores inside the box to increase the difference.

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Mexico changes.

Vega and Alvarado leave.

In come Macías and Angulo.

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Antuna's service and Brenes' cut to a corner kick.
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Marín and Brenes join

Martinez and Torres leave

Costa Rica changes.

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Córdova's very simple cross into the box was saved by the goalkeeper.
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Goal México 2-0

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Mexico Goal

Vega hits it from outside the box with placement to extend the lead.

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The second half begins between Mexico and Costa Rica.
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México 1-0 Costa Rica

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Half time

México 1-0 Costa Rica.
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Malagon saves the shot on its way to goal and pushes it aside.
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Two more minutes are added.
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The game was very short in the last minutes with no clear dominator in the midfield.
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Rodriguez tries to put the pass in front of Vega, but the ball goes into the goalkeeper's hands.
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Alvarado tries to break through, but the ball bounces off him and the play ends in a goal kick.
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Mexico's free kick cross is easily blocked by Gamboa.
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The intensity of the game dropped a little and Costa Rica tried to advance lines, without having much depth.
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Vega's cannon shot saved by Chamorro and saved Mexico's second.
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Vega gives it to Antuna, who takes the shot right to the defender's spot.
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Román's free kick to the wall.
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Angulo is fouled and a direct free kick is awarded to Costa Rica.
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Vega's corner kick is saved by the goalkeeper with his fists.
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Córdova's shot inside the area is blocked by the defensive wall.
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Goal Mexico 1-0

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Goal for Mexico.

Antuna arrives inside the six-yard box to make it 1-0 after Córdova's cross.

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Vega's cross and Antuna's header failed, but Mexico came close.
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Román's header from a corner that easily reaches Malagón's hands.
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Costa Rica's long cross passes through the area without causing any danger.
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The match between Mexico and Costa Rica kicks off at Akron Stadium.
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They jump into the field

Mexico and Costa Rica take the field in search of victory in the second day of the Pre-Olympic.
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Fifth game

This is the fifth time that Mexico and Costa Rica will face each other in the Pre-Olympic, with three wins for the Aztecs and one draw.
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In case you missed it...

These are the lineups of both Costa Rica and Mexico.

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Mexico and Costa Rica fine-tune details

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This is how Costa Rica jumped into its warm-up

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Last game Costa Rica

The Costa Ricans were not convincing in the last game and it ended up costing them dearly when they lost by the minimum score against the United States.
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Last game México

Last Thursday, Mexico defeated the Dominican Republic 4-1 with three goals from Sebastián Córdova.
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The United States has already won

The USA defeated the Dominican Republic 4-0 and Mexico needs to win by two goals to secure its place in the semifinals and take the group lead; Costa Rica needs at least one point to avoid elimination.
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Impeccable dressing room

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Does not start

José Juan Macías is still unable to earn a place in the starting eleven and will be on the substitutes' bench again this afternoon.
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Goes to the bench

Celta's goalkeeper, Patrick Sequeira, traveled from Spain and arrived a few days ago, but will be on the bench for this game.
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XI Costa Rica

Chamorro; Salazar, Román, Smith, Loria, Alfaro, Leal, Díaz, Gamboa, Martínez, Torres.
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Only one change

Jaime Lozano will repeat 10 players with the exception of the departure of Alan Mozo and the entry of Vladimir Loroña.
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XI México

Malagón: Loroña, Vázquez, Aguirre, Angulo; Esquivel, Rodríguez, Alvarado, Antuna; Vega, Córdova.
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From the blank

Once again, Mexico has decided to take the field in white for its second game of the CONCACAF Pre-Olympic.

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This is how the Mexican National Team arrived

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The preview

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No positive cases

The Mexican National Team informed today that it had zero positive cases of coronavirus, so Jaime Lozano will have a full squad to face this game.
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We start

Should Mexico win, it will qualify for the semifinals when it takes on Costa Rica at Akron Stadium. We begin our coverage.
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How to watch Mexico vs Costa Rica Live TV and Stream

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Key player Costa Rica

Midfielder Luis Diaz of Columbus Crew is the team's most influential player and if they want to win, the ball will have to pass through his feet often.

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Key player México

Sebastián Córdova comes from scoring three goals in which he not only played as a midfielder, but also played as a nine-goaler in the last game, finding space and many opportunities.

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There will be fans

It is worth remembering that the corresponding authorities have allowed the entry of fans, although it will be restricted and in accordance with health regulations.
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Last lineup Costa Rica

Chamorro; Alfaro, Salazar, Tristán, Smith; Díaz, Leal, Brenes, Alfaro, Batista; Ugalde.
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Last lineup México

Malagón; Mozo, Vázquez, Angulo, Aguirre; Rodríguez, Esquivel, Córdova, Antuna, Vega, Alvarado.
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Costa Rica: be decisive

They lost 1-0 to the United States, missing at least three clear-cut chances that they couldn't convert to salvage a point.
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Mexico: secure their ticket

A win in this match would put Mexico with a foot and a half in the next round, and make them much more relaxed going into the match against the United States.
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Kick-off time

The Mexico vs Costa Rica match will be played at the stadium Akron, in Guadalajara. The kick-off is scheduled at 8:36pm ET.
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