The Concacaf World Cup qualifying round concluded its sixth day and Mexico remains the overall leader. Gerardo Martino’s team is almost halfway there and remains at the top of the octagonal final. The United States are their closest pursuers and will be looking to steal the top spot from them when they meet each other during the next FIFA Date. On the other hand, Jamaica got their first three points so far this tournament, leaving Honduras in last place.
Concacaf table of the 2022 World qualifier, Matchday 5
Again, hehe Mexican National Team is positioned as the best team so far in the tie. The tricolor add up to 14 units, ranking first solo. In addition, they are ranked as the second best offense and the best defense. ANDIn second place, the United States appears with 11 units. For the following FIFA Date, these two teams will meet to define the leader after concluding the first half of the octagonal final. The third place corresponds to Canada with 10 points. Those of the Maple leaf are, together with Mexico, the only undefeated ones left, completing the three direct places to the Qatar World Cup 2022.
The fourth place is occupied by Panama with 8 points. The canal team achieved a historic result by beating the United States for the first time in the history of the Concacaf World Cup qualifiers. At this time, the team led by Thomas Christansen would have to play the playoff against a team from Oceania. Now, Panamanians dream of attending their second World Cup in a row after their participation in Russia 2018.
For the fifth position we have Costa Rica with six points. The Ticos have had some difficulties finding the goal and are currently out of the qualifying zone. Below them, we have Jamaica and El Salvador with five points. The ‘Reggae Boyz’ come from winning their first game, which made them jump a couple of positions. Finally, the last place belongs to Honduras, which is the only team that still does not know the victory.