Janine Beckie and Nichelle Prince scored within the first part and Canada went on to beat Costa Rica Three-1 on Thursday night time within the ultimate recreation of the gang level on the CONCACAF ladies’s World Cup qualifying match.
Canadian captain Christine Sinclair scored her 175th occupation function within the 57th minute. Sinclair, who performs for the Portland Thorns, is final in on Abby Wambach’s document of 184 world objectives.
The consequence put Canada and Jamaica within the semifinals of the match, set for Sunday in Frisco, Texas. Jamaica, which hasn’t ever been to a World Cup, defeated Cuba Nine-Zero within the previous recreation at HEB Park. Costa Rica and Cuba have been eradicated.
Gloria Villalobos scored the lone function for Costa Rica within the 72nd minute.
Canada completed in first position in Group B and can face Panama within the semifinals in Frisco, Texas on Sunday. Jamaica has the daunting process of dealing with the tip finisher in Group A, the top-ranked U.S. ladies’s nationwide crew.
The peak 3 finishers within the match will earn CONCACAF’s spots within the World Cup subsequent 12 months in France. The fourth-place crew will meet Argentina in a playoff for a berth.