The United States Secretary of State, Antony blinken, celebrated the victory of the United States against the Mexican soccer team.
“Just how we couldn’t ask for a better friend, neighbor and partner than Mexico, we couldn’t ask for a better rival either,” Blinken tweeted.
After the 2-0 win against Mexico, the United States coach, Gregg Berhalter, assured that his players jumped onto the field on Friday with the idea of earning the respect of their staunch rival.
“We talked about how Mexico did not respect us and today we went out to earn that respect on the pitch,” said the coach at the end of this World Cup qualifying clash in Qatar-2022.
USA He thus completed a full three-win win over archrival Mexico in 2021, following his triumphs in the Concacaf Champions League and Gold Cup finals.
Berhalter’s squad now leads the Concacaf octagonal qualifier to Qatar-2022 with 14 points, the same as Mexico. Canada approached its two North American neighbors by reaching 13 points with its 1-0 victory over Costa Rica at the stadium. Commonwealth of Edmonton – Matchday eight will be played on Tuesday, November 16: Mexico will face Canada.
The President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, reported on Friday that he will attend a commercial flight direct to Washington to participate in the North American Leaders Summit alongside his counterparts from the United States, Joe Biden, and from Canada, Justin Trudeau.
Biden, López Obrador and Trudeau They will meet in the US capital in person for the first time to officially address trade issues, the Covid-19 pandemic and the environment.
The last summit among North American leaders, known as the “Three Friends,” took place in 2016 and stopped during the Donald Trump’s presidency in the United States (2017-2021).
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