The United States and Mexico are almost certain to go straight to the six-team Hexagonal round of qualifying for Qatar 2022, with CONCACAF announcing new rules for the next World Cup.
The top six-ranked teams in the FIFA rankings after the June 2020 international window will automatically be included in the home-and-away Hexagonal. The top three will qualify for Qatar 2022.
Gold Cup winner Mexico is currently a long way ahead of those outside the top six, meaning it's virtually inconceivable that...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - United States men's national team manager Gregg Berhalter said his team's 3-1 victory over Jamaica in the semifinals of the Gold Cup was a "step in the right direction."
The U.S. advanced to Sunday's final against bitter rivals Mexico thanks to two goals from Christian Pulisic and another from Weston McKennie. The hosts had to work through an hour and 28-minute weather delay in the first half, as well as a second half resurgence from the Reggae Boyz, but were ultimately able to...
Christian Pulisic had two second-half goals as the United States beat Jamaica 3-1 in a Gold Cup semifinal match in Nashville, Tennessee, that was halted by a 90-minute weather delay.
The win secures the United States' second straight trip to the tournament final, in which it will defend its title against archrival Mexico on Sunday at Chicago's Soldier Field.
The home side got the perfect start after eight minutes when Weston...
We are down to the final four in the Gold Cup, with historic favorites Mexico and the United States in the mix alongside 2015 and 2017 finalists Jamaica and tournament revelation Haiti.
Here is the lowdown on each of the two semifinal clashes.
Haiti vs. Mexico
Where: State Farm Stadium in Phoenix, Arizona
When: 10 p.m. ET Tuesday
The story so far: For the first time in its history, Haiti has reached the semifinals of the Gold Cup, and it has done so in thrilling fashion. Head Coach Marc Collat's...