The Mexico U17 vs USA U17 CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers will take place this Wednesday, April 26 2017 (3:30 PM Pacific) at the Estadio Maracana in Panama City. This could be the most noteworthy match in all the tournament considering the high rivalry between both nations.
The MexicaN u17 side began the tournament in a very dominating manner after defeating their El Salvador counterparts 6-0. The ‘tricolor’ demonstrated their huge superiority in this youth level which automatically confirms them as the team to beat in these qualifiers. Against the United States, the team coached by Mario Arteaga is the favorite to win yet the USA also had a dominating 5-0 win in their first game against Jamaica.
The USMNT and Mexico are part of Group C which also includes El Salvador and Jamaica. The top two teams will advance into the next round which is made of two groups with three teams in each. Therefore, the winner of today’s game will automatically reach the next round.