The ambiance within the Estadio Cuscatlan goes to be electrical when El Salvador hosts rival Mexico in a World Cup qualifier the locals desperately need to win to maintain their World Cup goals alive.
Mexico, which sits atop the regional qualifying standings, is accustomed to the form of hostile ambiance that awaits them. El Tri will get El Salvador’s finest shot, and the house crew will battle and contest each ball — however its finest defenders are lacking out on the match, and that would in the end make all of the distinction in opposition to the proficient Mexicans.
These two groups met within the CONCACAF Gold Cup, and El Salvador gave Mexico a superb sport. Though it is a battle of No. 9 on the planet in opposition to No. 65, matches are all the time extra evenly matched than they would appear on paper.
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El Salvador vs. Mexico rating
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twenty seventh min.: YELLOW CARD – Issues are getting chippy and it is Chucky Lozano who will get a yellow for getting in onerous and barely elevating his arm in opposition to Bryan Tamacas. These two aren’t accomplished tonight.
twenty fifth min.: One other damage for Mexico. Conflict of legs leaves Hector Moreno limping. We’ll see if he can proceed.
twenty third min.: Chucky Lozano and El Salvador proper again Bryan Tamacas come collectively on the left contact line and referee Drew Fischer has a warning for Chucky, who’s surprised. He thought he suffered the foul.
twenty first min.: SUB – Vega has to come back off for Mexico and Tecatito Corona is his substitute and can play huge left within the assault.
La suerte de Chivas..
Lesionado Alexis Vega 😬😬
— Alejandro de la Rosa (@adelarosa) October 14, 2021
18th min.: Likelihood for El Salvador. Enrico Duenas will get one other cross off on the left, however the ball comes again to left again Alexander Larin who fires towards Mexico’s aim, however cannot get it heading in the right direction (huge proper).
sixteenth min.: Alexis Vega goes up for a header and he has a problem along with his proper ankle. He walks off the sector with the coach and we’ll see if he can proceed.
thirteenth min.: Alexis Vega wins a nook kick and Mexico left again Osvaldo Rodriguez will get a header on it. Nearer to the goal than Chucky’s header earlier within the sport.
eleventh min.: Araujo is again on proper after El Salvador’s first actual menace within the Mexico penalty space. Enrico Duenas lofts a ball throughout the face of aim however nobody’s there. Mexico clears.
ninth min.: Harm – Nestor Araujo hits the deck and the coaching employees is engaged on his left shoulder. Johan Vasquez is warming up in case.
fifth min.: You thought that possibly Mexico must take in some stress early. But it surely’s the alternative. Mexico has taken a bit of the air out of the constructing, knocking the ball round. Alexis Vega fired a shot proper on the ‘keeper. Trying good for Mexico early.
third min.: Early half-chance for Mexico. Cross from the left and Chucky Lozano beats the left again to the ball however he cannot get the ball heading in the right direction.
1st min.: We’re off. Mexico in white with the ball to begin.
10:03 p.m.: Irrespective of which crew you root for, that is cool:
10:02 p.m.: A really feel for what it is like contained in the Estadio Cuscatlan:
10:00 p.m.: Mexico anthem first. Within the meantime, what a photograph:
9:48 p.m.: “This sport is all the things for El Salvador” about sums it up.
9:46 p.m.: Eight lineup adjustments are loads from one sport to the subsequent. Reminiscences of JCO. Did not work out for the USA in Panama, however this Mexican facet needs to be proficient sufficient to beat a shorthanded El Salvador.
¿REGRESÓ OSORIO? 😅⚽🇲🇽
El ‘Tata’ Martino realizó 8 cambios con respecto al último partido de la Selección mexicana:
– Araujo por Montes
– ‘Cata’ por ‘Chaka’
– Osvaldo por Gallardo
– Romo por Edson
– Charly por HH
– Orbelín por Córdova
– Vega por ‘Tecatito’
– Funes Mori por RJ9 pic.twitter.com/gmK3oGeSGe
— Fanbolero (@fanbolero) October 14, 2021
9:40 p.m.: Ready on the warmups to wrap:
9:38 p.m.: Listed below are the lineups for tonight:
8:45 p.m.: And this is the Mexico arrival:
El Salvador vs. Mexico: Lineups
El Salvador has a number of essential gamers lacking for this match, which is able to complicate issues considerably. Heart again Roberto Dominguez is suspended for yellow-card accumulation, and the Cuscatlecos had been already with out starting-caliber central defenders Eriq Zavaleta (concussion) and Ronald Gomez Rodriguez, who’s recovering from a fracture. The fill-in choices are inexperienced.
As if that weren’t sufficient of a wrench within the crew’s plans, it can even be with out two beginning midfielders: Narciso Orellana sits out after his pink card in opposition to Costa Rica, and midfielder Jairo Henriquez will likely be unavailable after he pulled his proper hamstring in the identical sport.
El Salvador lineup (4-4-2, left to proper): 1-Mario Antonio Gonzalez-GK — 13-Alexander Larin, 6-Mario Jacobo, 16-Eduardo Vigil, 21-Bryan Tamacas — 20-Enrico Hernandez, 4-Isaac Portillo, 7-Darwin Ceren, 15-Alex Roldan (c) — 12-Marvin Monterroza, 11-Joaquin Rivas
El Salvador subs: 18-Yonatan Guardado-GK, 22-Kevin Carabantes-GK, 2-Lizandro Claros, 3-Jose Villalobos, 23-Herberth Marcelo Diaz, 5-Christian Martinez, 19-Denis Pineda, 14-Pablo Punyed, 10-Amando Moreno, 8-Joshua Perez, 9-Walmer Martinez, 17-Cristian Gil Hurtado
Loads of adjustments by Mexico’s Tata Martino for the third and closing match of the October window. He was already lacking beginning defenders Cesar Montes (yellow card accumulation) and Jorge Sanchez (muscle damage) and each have already returned to their membership groups. Heart ahead Henry Martin is again from damage and is accessible off the bench.
Mexico beginning lineup (4-3-3, left to proper): 13-Guillermo ‘Memo’ Ochoa-GK (c) — 5-Osvaldo Rodriguez, 15-Hector Moreno, 2-Nestor Araujo, 4-Julio Cesar ‘El Cata’ Dominguez — 10-Orbelin Pineda, 7-Luis Romo, 8-Carlos ‘Charly’ Rodriguez — 20-Alexis Vega, 11-Rogelio Funes Mori, 22-Hirving ‘Chucky’ Lozano
Mexico subs: 1-Jonathan Orozco-GK, 12-Rodolfo Cota-GK, 3-Johan Vasquez, 23-Jesus Gallardo, 21-Luis ‘Chaka’ Rodriguez, 18-Andres Guardado, 6-Jonathan Dos Santos, 16-Hector Herrera, 14-Sebastian Cordova, 19-Henry Martin, 17-Jesus ‘Tecatito’ Corona, 9-Raul Jimenez (Not in squad: Edson Alvarez, Uriel Antuna, Alfredo Talavera-GK)
The way to watch El Salvador vs. Mexico
- Date: Wednesday, Oct. 13
- Time: 10 p.m. ET
- TV Channels: CBS Sports activities Community (CBSSN)
- Spanish-language TV: Telemundo, Universo
- Streaming: fuboTV, Paramount+
The El Salvador vs. Mexico match will likely be out there in English and Spanish within the USA. CBS Sports activities Community (English) and Telemundo and Universo (Spanish) will carry the TV broadcasts. All three networks are streamed on fuboTV, which is accessible for a free 7-day trial to new subscribers.
Paramount+ subscribers can even get entry to the match stream in English.
El Salvador vs. Mexico: Betting odds & prediction
Odds courtesy of DraftKings
Choose: Mexico -1.25 Asian Handicap (+100)
El Salvador’s home-field benefit ought to assist hold the sport shut to begin, however Mexico merely has an excessive amount of high quality and El Salvador is error-prone and lacking key gamers in protection. With one other trio of high attackers prepared to come back off the bench to maintain up the stress, Mexico ought to have the wherewithal to place collectively a multi-goal win.
The -1.25 Asian Handicap affords a little bit of insurance coverage ought to Mexico solely handle a one-goal win. Since the -1.25 guess is break up evenly over -1 and -1.5 spreads, half the guess can be refunded in that case.
Prediction: El Salvador 0, Mexico 2
- Moneyline: El Salvador +700 / Draw +340 / Mexico -270
- Unfold: El Salvador +1.5 (-165) / Mexico -1.5 (+120)
- O/U 2.5 whole targets: Over +115 / Beneath -150
- Each Groups To Rating: Sure +165 / No -225