CONCACAF Gold Cup: Mexico vs El Salvador Preview, team news and prediction

Ahead of the third gameday in CONCACAF Gold Cup in the United States of America, here is our preview of Mexico vs El Salvador game.

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In the third and final match of Group A, Mexico are all set to take on El Salvador at Cotton Bowl on Monday. Both teams have won their previous game and are seemingly closer to the next round of the CONCACAF Gold Cup.

After the first game against Trinidad and Tobago, Mexico needed a victory to boost their morale in the ongoing competition. The team missed out on the simple chances against the Island outfit. However, the team put up a dominant show against Guatemala and took home all three points.

On the other hand, El Salvador are on a great run in the tournament, with two back-to-back wins in the tournament. El Salvador were victorious against Guatemala and Trinidad and Tobago. They have a positive goal difference of four in the tournament and will look to keep their winning run intact. 

Mexico vs El Salvador: Team News

Mexico vs El Salvador
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Mexico: After the two rounds, Mexico have no injury concerns for the game against El Salvador. Despite the number of COVID cases, the team has remained intact without any COVID cases. The manager is expected to field the same line-up against El Salvador.

El Salvador: El Salvador have found new heroes in the CONCACAF Gold Cup. Martinez and Moreno have found their shooting boots and have created a bundle of chances. They will look to continue their fine form in the tournament. 

Mexico vs El Salvador Match Details

  • Match : Mexico vs El Salvador
  • Date: 19th July 2021
  • Timings: 07:30 AM 
  • Venue: Cotton Bowl

Mexico vs El Salvador Predicted Line-ups:

México: Alfredo Talavera, Luis Rodriguez, Carlos Salcedo, Hector Moreno, Jesus Gallardo; Edson Alvarez, Hector Herrera, Erick Gutierrez, Jesus Corona, Rogelio Funes Mori, Alan Pulido

El Salvador: Mario Antonio Martínez, Eriq Zavaleta, José Campos, Roberto Dominguez, Alexander Larín, Isaac Portillo, Darwin Ceren, Narciso Orellana, Marvin Monterrosa, Walmer Martinez, Tony Rugamas

Mexico vs El Salvador Match Prediction:

Both teams are on a great run in the tournament and are unbeaten as well. We can expect a great game at the Cotton Bowl between Mexico and El Salvador. However, El Salvador are expected to take three points home despite a resilient show from Mexico. 

Final Score: Mexico 1-2 El Salvador

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