Havana, May 5 (ACN) In a match that was only taking place on a competitive schedule, the Cuban futsal team fell 2-4 to the United States today, in the Group D farewell match, of the North Confederation, Central America and Caribbean competition. football (CONCACAFBased in Guatemala, which awards four tickets to the 2021 Lithuanian World Cup.
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Veteran coach Clemente Renso’s side, who was already out of the tournament, and therefore, due to their claims of attending the sixth World Cup in such a dynamic football fashion, this Wednesday were better in offensive jobs than they had been in both previous games; But he defended really badly and this led to their third consecutive defeat in the tournament.
The Cuban goals were the work of winger Alejandro Marrero and Ricardo Edgar Castillo, two of the four goals his team scored in the three matches. Previous defeats were against Nicaragua (4-1) and El Salvador (2-1), so the final balance was negative: four positive shots and 10 against.
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Today, El Salvador defeated Nicaragua 5-2 and thus qualified to the quarter-finals with the United States, finishing in a group tie with seven units. But since the duel between them showed a 1-1 draw, the Americans took first place in parentheses to achieve a better balance between goals for and against (+5 in +4).