The National Men’s Football team of Jamaica played an unconvincing match against group C rivals El Salvador which ended without a goal. The Reggae Boyz had most of the position however throughout the first half was unable to get a shot on target except for a long-range free-kick from Leon Bailey.
The Jamaicans started the second half a bit better and created countless chances via Nicholson in the last minutes of the match however were unable to find the back of the net. In the end, both teams did not show enough quality to win with El Salvador unable to get a shot on target the entire match.
The match as played at the BBVA Stadium, an American multi-purpose stadium located in Houston, Texas that is home to the Houston Dynamo.
Honduras and Curacao are the next two team that will face off in the group as they fight to climb from the batton of the group.
Both teams were coming off victories at the national stadium in Kingston, Jamaica outscored Honduras 3-2 while El Salvador outscored Curacao 1-0. Jamaica lost 2-0 to El Salvador the last time the two played back in March of this year, the match was played at the Estadio Cuscatlan in San Salvador, both goals were caused by defending errors.
Jamaica will also Curasoa in upcoming final group C encounter.
The Reggae Boyz are currently ranked at 54th in the world.
|Current||54 2 (14 June 2019)|
|Highest||27 (August 1998)|
|Lowest||116 (October 2008)|
These are the Players that makeup Jamaica’s full squad.
Goalkeepers Miller, Blake, White, Knight
Defenders Lawrence, Mariappa, Powell, Hector, Lowe, Richie, Francis, Lambert, McCarthy, Brown, Talbott, Topey, Bennett, Clarke, Scarlett
Midfielders Watson, Gordon, Morris, Vassell, Marshall, Shaw, Williams, Isaacs, Parris, Lewis, Bailey, Dally, Johnson, Marrison
Forwards Mattocks, Williams, Orgill, East, Nicholson, Foster, Flemmings.