Football

Canada and Costa Rica qualify for the 2023 Women’s WC

12 Jul 2022 | 08:02

Julia Grosso scored in the 64th minute to give Canadareigning Olympic champion, 1-0 win over Panama while Cristin Granados scored two goals in the first half in Costa Rica4-0 Glory ends Trinidad and Tobago. Both Costa Rica and Canada made it 2-0 in their groups to land in the semi-finals of Thursday’s eight-team North American regional tournament and secure trips to Australia and New Zealand. for next year’s global women’s soccer competition.

Two-time Women’s World Cup Champion The United States had a chance to win the third trophy in a row by reaching the semi-finals of CONCACAF. One in two Haiti or Jamaica will have the last row The Women’s World Cup landing depends on the outcome of their second group stage match.

Third place team from each group before next February global knockout for three spots in the Women’s World Cup. The CONCACAF event also serves as a regional qualifier for the 2024 Paris Olympics. The CONCACAF champions will secure a stop at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. The second and third teams will meet in the playoffs next year to determine another spot in that tournament.

Granados scored in the 18th and 45th minutes for Costa Rica while Trinidad and Tobago’s Lauryn Hutchinson own goal at 33 and Katherine Alvarado added the final goal for Las Ticas in the 48th minute.