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WC Qualification CONCACAF

  • September 7, 2012
  • • 7:45 PM
  • • BMO Field, Toronto, Ontario
  • Referee: J. Solis
  • • Attendance: 17586
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World Cup Qualifying Preview: Canada - Panama

World Cup Qualifying Preview: Canada - Panama

Canada Soccer / Giamou

Canada can grab top spot in Group C with a win against Panama at BMO Field.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Canada (4-2-3-1): Hirschfeld; Edgar, McKenna, Hainault, de Jong; de Guzman, Hutchinson; Ricketts, De Rosario, Johnson; Occean.



  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Panama (4-4-2): Penedo; Enriquez, Baloy, Torres, Cedeno; Barahona, Cooper, Gomez, Quintero; Perez, Tejada



  DID YOU KNOW?
  • Panama and Canada are first and second, respectively, in Group C of the current qualification phase. Honduras sits in third with Cuba rounding out the group. The top two teams will advance to the final round.
  • Panama opened the current round of qualification with a shock 2-0 victory at Honduras, with both goals coming from FC Dallas striker Blas Perez.
  • Canada has not qualified for a World Cup since 1986. It has not reached the final round of qualifying, the Hexagonal, since 1998. Panama is hoping to qualify for its first ever World Cup tournament.
  • With his next goal, Dwayne De Rosario will take sole custody of Canada's all-time scoring lead. He is currently tied with former national team head coach Dale Mitchell.
  • Canada is currently enjoying a record seven-game streak of home World Cup qualifiers with attendances of at least 10,000. BMO Field has hosted five of those matches.

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

Canada

Panama

Wins
1
3
1
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

Canada CAN
Canada Canada
Draw
Panama PAN
Panama Panama
55%
31%

Top 3 Predictions

Canada CAN
1 - 0
Panama PAN
Canada CAN
1 - 2
Panama PAN
Canada CAN
2 - 0
Panama PAN

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