With a goal in the 43rd minute of the second half, the United States defeated Honduras 1–0 in Denver, and qualified for the final of the inaugural edition of the League of Nations CONCACAF.
American players celebrate victory over Honduras in the CONCACAF League of Nations – Photo: Twitter/USA Team
The decision will see rivals the United States move into the other semi-final in the early hours of this Friday between Mexico and Costa Rica, which will face each other at the same stadium, Empower Field in Denver, which received a small number of fans. . The final will be held at the same ground on Sunday.
In the first half, forward Josh Sargent was the highlight of the United States. First, a save ball on the line led by Alberto Ellis. Two minutes later, the sergeant was in danger thanks to a fine defense by goalkeeper Luis López.
The Honduran team also had a good chance in the second half, with Antoni Lozano, who received a free kick on the right, entered the area, but the cross was well stopped by goalkeeper Jack Stephens.
At the age of 43, after launching from the left, Brendan Aronson moved to the middle of the field, and Seibachchu also took the lead, deciding the classification, scoring his first goal for the American team.