CONCACAF Nations League 2021 They seek to break the drought in the semi-finals of the Nations League
eThis Thursday The United States and Honduras meet in the semi-finals of the CONCACAF Nations League in Denver, Colorado. And for the Catracho team, it’s a chance to break a bad streak in the United States.
in its history at the highest level, Team Yankee was the owner in the series between the two countries. In 25 matches between the United States and Honduras, the Americans lost only three times, But by chance the two of them happened upon their territory.
The first defeat of the United States against Honduras occurred in Yankee Territory in an unforgettable match. During the 2002 CONCACAF qualifiers for Korea and Japan.
It was September 1, 2001, at RFK Stadium, the Central American team reaping the three points on day seven of the hexagonal race. Thanks to Milton Nunez’s double and Carlos Pavon’s goal in front of nearly 55,000 spectators, mostly Hondurans, in the capital.
After just over eight years, Honduras once again beat the United States as a visiting team, this time in a friendly match played on January 23, 2010. Once again Pavon scored a goal, in addition to Jerry Palacios and Roger Espinosa In a 1-3 victory for Honduras.
The rest of the parties in the United States, especially the official parties, ended in favor of the Americans, But strangely enough, the series is another story on a pre-Olympic level.
Reality, Since the final of the 2000 CONCACAF Preliminary Olympics, Honduras has won four wins in seven games against the United States as a visitor, Until the 2000 and 2008 finals before the Olympics and the 2015 and 2021 semi-finals that determined the passes for those Olympic Games in question.
Undoubtedly, This Thursday in Denver, the Honduran team will strive to bring out the pre-Olympic spirit When I step into the field