The 2022/23 CONCACAF Nations League entered its final stretch and the main tournament was held at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada, where one of the semi-final matches was played. In a new edition of the area classic, EThe USA had no problems and Diego Coca crushed Mexico 3-0who was heavily questioned after his erratic start to the cycle in front of Tri.
Chelsea striker, Christian Pulisic, was a great figure in the match, scoring a brace. Another target for the local team was the work of Ricardo Pepe, the Dutch striker of Groningen. however, One of the main heroes of the day was midfielder Weston McKinney.
Defender Cesar Montes took a sharp and unnecessary kick from behind at striker Folarin Balogun, sparking a scandalous brawl in midfield. One of the most exaggerated allegations made against the Espanyol de Barcelona footballer is the Leeds United man, who has made some run-ins with his opponents. He finished with his torn shirt.
The former Schalke 04 and Juventus 24 years before changing the shirt to a new one, He walked past the bench seat looking at one of the stands kissing the shieldWhich provoked the reaction of the visiting crowd, who chose to throw in some drinks.
Prior to this fight, Salvadoran referee Ivan Barton Cisneros did not hesitate to kick both Montes and McKinney out. Later, American Sergiño Dest and Mexican Gerardo Arteaga both received red cards.
McKinney previously also had another gesture against the Mexican fans. He celebrated his team’s second goal along with Pulišić with a “rock, paper or scissors” play. The midfielder turned his “scissors” into a “two” for the goals scored by the USA in the match.
Notably, the final minutes of the game were interrupted by homophobic shouting, which led to the game being suspended twice and 12 minutes of compensation added.
The United States will now go in search of the title against Canada next Sunday in Las Vegas as well. Mexico, for its part, will try to climb to the podium in their clash with Panama.
US Charter 3-0 Mexico: