USA 1-0 Jamaica: summary: score, goal, highlights, 2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarter-final
As it happened | USA vs Jamaica, CONCACAF Gold Cup
THE GAME HAS ENDED! The USMNT defeated Jamaica 1-0 with a solo goal from Matthew Hoppe. Thanks for watching the play-by-play with AS.com. We will be back Thursday for the semi-final round of the 2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament.
Damion Lowe is booked!
Damion Lowe is booked!
Last substitution for Jamaica. Junior Flemmings comes out and he is replaced by Tyreek Magee.
Double substitution for the USMNT. Matthew Hoppe and Shaq Moore come out and they are replaced by Reggie Cannon and Nicholas Giaocchini.
GOL! GOAL! GOLAZO! Matthew Hoppe's header finds the back of the net after a great cross from Cristian Roldan.
Kellyn Acosta shoots with his left foot from the distance, but the ball goes to the hands of Andre Blake.
Lawrence takes the free kick and Nicholson almost impacted the ball! What a chance for Jamaica to score the opener.
Liam Moore attempted to strike the ball inside the box, but he was off side.
Corner kick for Jamaica.
Sebastian Lletget attempts a shot from the distance, but he couldn't make a clean impact and the ball goes wide.
More substitutions for Jamaica. Burke and Turgott come out and they are replaced by Gray and Nicholson.
The USMNT goalkeeper Matt Turner has five saves, while Andre Blake from Jamaica has three.
The USMNT is trying to build a play, but Jamaica recovers and failed to counter attack.
WHAT A CHANCE FOR THE USMNT! Zardes with a hit from distance that Andre Blake parried away. Early action for the Columbus Crew striker.
Sebastian Lletget will be the captain of the USMNT as Paul Arriola comes out.
USMNT makes two substitutions! Zardes and Roldan come in to replace Paul Arriola and Daryl Dike.
Burke attempts a cross from the right flank, but Turner anticipated the ball to clear the danger.
Miles Robinson with a huge recovery in the back to fend off a chance for Jamaica!
Hoppe makes a cross from the left flank, but the goalkeeper from Jamaica keeps the danger away.
Turgott tackles Acosta and he is booked, the second one of the night for Jamaica,
Following a corner kick, Dike plays a ball to Hoppe at the right post, but his first-time effort is right at Andre Blake.
The second half has started, but no substitutions were made.
Paul Arriola managed to win a corner kick for the USMNT, but the defenders from Jamaica are abel to clear the danger.
Wasted opportunity for the USMNT as the goalkeeper from Jamaica controls the ball.
Free kick for the USMNT after a foul against Hoppe.
Four minutes added of stoppage time.
Corner is nodded out to Kellyn Acosta at the top of the penalty arc. The USMNT midfielder takes the first-time volley and puts it JUST over the bar.
NO WAY! Bobby Reid receives the ball inside the box, but his strike was too weak and easy to control for Turner.
Junior Flemmings strikes de ball, but a better save from USMNT goalkeeper Matthew Turner to keep the clesn sheet.
Daryl Dike led the USMNT counter attack and before entering the sixth he tried to shoot the ball, but it was blocked by a defender from Jamaica.
Cory Burke makes a solo run and from the distance he shoots on target, but Busio was able to block it.
Cory Burke is booked for Jamaica after a tackle against Gianluca Busio.
Jamaica keeps pressuring high and the USMNT is having a hard time controlling the ball.
An obligated substitution for Jamaica. Powell comes out due to an injury and Fisher takes his place.
WOW! An errant header falls in the box for Matthew Hoppe who takes it on the bounce, but Andre Blake makes a diving stop to turn it out for a corner kick.
Corner kick for the USMNT, but no harm was done.
Jamaica's Junior Flemmings cuts inside and fires a low blast that goes just wide right of Turner's goal.
WOW WHAT A MISS FROM THE USMNT! Matthew Hoppe crosses the ball to Shaquell Moore who received the ball inside the sixth, but he is unable to control it.
Alvas Powell receives the ball outside the box and his shot didn't have enough power to complicate the USMNT goalkeeper. First clear chance for Jamaica in this game.
Cory Burke had to come out because he wanted to change his cleats. The game has been very stagnant in the first few minutes.
The USMNT is having trouble to come out from the back with the high pressure imposed by Jamaica.
Jamaica is being aggressive in the start of the game. They are making very good plays and are close to finishing the offensive plays they are producing.
AND AWAY WE GO! The game has started!
This is the 29th meeting between the teams with the USA leads the series, 17-3-8, outscoring the Reggae Boyz, 48-19. They first met during a home-and-home series for the 1990 World Cup. After playing to a scoreless draw in Kingston on July 24, 1988, the Americans rolled to a 5-1 victory at St. Louis Soccer Park in St. Louis on Aug. 13.
The USA holds a 5-1-0 advantage in the Gold Cup. Via the USSoccer.com.
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