John Herdman’s Canada Men’s National Soccer Team made history with their 4-0 victory over Jamaica in the Concacaf Octagonal World Cup Qualifying Playoffs by securing their trip to the FIFA World Cup (Qatar 2022) for the first time since 1986. They will look to improve their FIFA record tonight when they face already disqualified Panama.
Canada vs Panama
- Who:Panama vs. Canada
- When: Wednesday, March 30 at 9;00 PM
- Where: Estadio Rommel Fernández, Panma City
- TV Channel: CBS Sports/ SportsNet
- Panama vs. Canada live stream: Gamepass (Anywhere)
While they’ve already booked their tickets to Qatar, tonight’s game has major implications for Canada in the World Cup draw. Currently ranked 33rd in the world, Canada sits on the pot3/pot 4 bubble, and a win tonight can push them into pot 3.
Canada vs Panama Game preview for World Cup qualifier
The Game against Jamaica was a bounce-back win after Canada’s only loss in their qualifying journey to Costa Rica last Thursday night. Before the match against Jamaica, Canada Head Coach John Herdman said, “We didn’t have the soccer gods with us the other night, but now we’ve got 30,000 Canadians (here), and a few million more watching — if that doesn’t get us over the line, I don’t know what will.” Herdman’s squad has wins against Mexico and USA and looks poised to make a statement on the world stage, the Canadians haven’t played a team from another region since January 2020 when they lost 1-0 to Iceland.
Headed into tonight’s game with Panama the Canadian Team sits at the top of the Concacaf standings with 8 wins 4 draws and 1 loss they lead the pack with 28 points. Panama is 5th in the standings 5 wind 3 draws and 5 losses the last of which against The United States National Team 5-1 ended their World Cup qualifying journey. But the Panamanian team is a very proud squad and will look to upset Canada and push them into pot 4 in the World Cup Draw. Even when they were down 5-0 Panama never stopped fighting and Panamanian star Freddy Gondola even scored a goal in the 86th minute of the game to show they still had pride for their squad and country.
Where I can watch Canada vs Panama World Cup qualifier
Tonight’s game is a home game for Panama to be played in the Estadio Rommel Fernández in Panama City at 8:05 PM CT and will be aired on Paramount+ in the United States as well as OneSoccer in Canada. Other options include Gamepass, which is onetime payment base OTT platfrom. Viewer’s can stream live Panama vs Canada soccer live online from anywhere without cable and vpn through Gamepass.
Panama possible starting lineup:
Mosquera; Davis, Cordoba, Escobar, Cummings; Godoy, Medina; Gondola, Yanis, Barcenas; Waterman
Canada possible starting lineup:
St. Clair; Miller, Henry, Vitoria, Adekugbe; Hutchinson, Kone; Eustaquio, Fraser; Ugbo, Millar