Costa Rica vs Guadeloupe preview, team news and prediction | CONCACAF Gold Cup

Costa Rica will face off against Guadeloupe in the Group C match of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. Here is our preview, team news and prediction for the match.

Costa Rica vs Guadeloupe preview, team news and prediction | CONCACAF Gold Cup
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Costa Rica vs Guadeloupe: Costa Rica will go up against Guadeloupe in their season opener of the CONCACAF Gold Cup 2021. The match will take place at the Exploria Stadium in Orlando, Florida. The two sides will compete in Group C of the competition alongside Jamaica and Suriname.

Both sides will look to start their CONCACAF Gold Cup campaign on a positive note.

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Costa Rica

Costa Rica boasts a strong lineup and will look to bag another victory against Guadeloupe. They have two wins against the Island side and will look to continue their dominance over them. They last played a match on June 10 against the USA, which they lost by a margin of four goals. The Los Ticos failed to find the net even once during the encounter.

Guadeloupe

Meanwhile, Guadeloupe are a weaker side on paper when compared to their oppositions. However, they will look to prove themselves this season with inspirational performances.

Costa Rica vs Guadeloupe: Head-to-Head

The two sides have met each other a couple of times thus far, with Costa Rica winning both encounters. In their most recent encounter, they thrashed Guadeloupe by a 5-1 margin.

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Costa Rica vs Guadeloupe: Team News

Costa Rica

All players are available for selection during Costa Rica’s season opener in the 2021 edition of the CONCACAF Gold Cup.

Guadeloupe

All 23 players are available for their first game of the season.

Costa Rica vs Guadeloupe: Probable Playing XI

Costa Rica

Leonel Moreira, Bryan Oviedo, Francisco Calvo, Giancarlo Gonzalez, Kendall Waston, Keysher Fuller, Ariel Lassiter, Bryan Ruiz, Allan Cruz, Joel Campbell, Jose Ortiz

Guadeloupe

Yohann Thuram, Mickael Alphonse, Anthony Baron, Ronan Hauteville, Thomas Pineau, Dimitri Cavare, Kevin Malpon, Morgan Saint-Maximin, Raphael Mirval, Dimitri Ramothe, Matthias Phaeton

Prediction

Costa Rica are a stronger side on paper and are expected to win this game by a big margin.

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