After Canada by Bundesliga Star Alphonso Davies of Bayern Munich, the US and Mexico also secured their ticket for the World Cup in Qatar (November 18th to 18th).
Although the US lost in San Jose with 0: 2 against Costa Rica, but occupied the third place in the Concacaf Group despite the defeat.
Mexico secured second place in Mexico City with a 2-0 against El Salvador.
Costa Rica goes to the playoff against New Zealand, which previously turned off the Salomonians in the oceania qualification.
“It’s a funny feeling because I hate to lose it. But I’m really proud and can not wait to go to the World Cup,” said US captain Christian Pulisic.
In 2018, the US had gotten the World Cup qualifier sensationally against Trinidad and Tobago, Mexico managed since 1994 to every tournament.