To see it again and again. Jairo Henríquez, Salvadoran midfielder for CD Águila, was in charge of opening the scoring for his team against Costa Rica in the framework of the fifth date of the Qualifiers to Qatar 2022. The player of ‘The Selecta‘He showed off with great definition from outside the area to put the partial 1-0 at the National Stadium in San José.
Just when everything indicated that we would see a more closed meeting, Jairo Henriquez said present in the field of the ‘Ticos’ to score the first of The Savior 12 minutes after the initial whistle. Assisted by Joaquín Rivas, the 28-year-old footballer shot goalkeeper Keylor Navas point-blank, who could do little or nothing to prevent his goal from falling.
THE PREVIEW OF THE MATCH
Both selected are outside the three direct classification positions in the octagonal and with the danger that the United States, leader with 8 points, Mexico -second also with 8- and Canada -third with 6- will escape. The ‘Ticos’ have drawn 0-0 in Honduras, a result they celebrated for having played as a visitor.
Costa Rica he had a good chance of returning to his country with nothing in his saddlebag, but Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Keylor Navas was once again the hero of his team. For its part, the ‘Selecta’ took a huge breath of air by beating Panama at home 1-0 on Thursday; although that was his first goal in the octagonal, an unequivocal sign that he has not done well in the World Cup.
In the particular duel, Costa Rica does not lose against The Savior since 2009, when they lost 0-1 in the qualifying round to South Africa. From there eight games passed, of which three were Costa Rican victories and five were draws. This Friday it transpired that the National Stadium will enter the public, this after Fedefutbol and the Ministry of Health reached an agreement.
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