El Salvador vs Mexico: times, TV and how to watch online
All the information you need on how and where to watch the CONCACAF World Cup 2022 qualifying match between the El Salvador-Costa Rica on Wednesday 13 October.
El Salvador go into Wednesday's game against table topping desperately in need of a win to maintain their hopes of securing one of the three automatic places that would guarantee a ticket to Qatar next November.
The El Salvador-Mexico will be held at the Cuscatlán stadium in San Salvador on Wednesday evening at 8:05 p.m. local time (04:05 CEST on Thursday).
El Savador 'battling'
Salvadoran "Selecta" boss Hugo Pérez, acknowledged that a victory against the Mexican squad is "difficult." and considered that from now on the games will see his side "fighting" to maintain the options to fight for a place in the World Cup.
However, Pérez also looked further own the line and confirmed that he has his sights set on a top four finish and the road to this achievement starts with a win over Gerardo Martino's side tonight.
"We are in a situation in which we are still fighting for something" and with "the illusion of being able to get into the first four (of the octagonal), because if we can beat Mexico we get into that little group again," said Pérez in a interview on local radio.
"El Tri" confident
Unbeaten Mexico head into the El Salvador clash on the back of a solid 3-0 victory over Honduras which puts "El Tri" top of the Concacaf group with 11 points.
El Salvador recorded a 1-2 away defeat in San Jose to Costa Rica at the weekend and will hope that a hostile environment at their Estadio Cuscatlán will provide added firepower in overcoming Mexico.
Mexican central player Sebastián Córdova, speaking to local media outlets claimed that the game in San Salvador, was "bloody tricky".
El Salvador-Mexico: possible lineups
El Salvador: Mario González, Alexander Roldán, Alexander Larín, Eduardo Vigil Acosta, Bryan Tamacas, Isaac Portillo, Marvin Monterroza, Amando Moreno, Jairo Henríquez, Enrico Dueñas, Joaquín Rivas.
coach: Hugo Pérez.
Mexico: Guillermo Ochoa, Luis Rodríguez, Héctor Moreno, Jesús Gallardo, Edson Álvarez, Luis Romo, Héctor Herrera, Sebastián Córdova, Jesús Corona, Raúl Jiménez, Hirving Lozano.
coach: Gerardo Martino.
What time does El Salvador-Mexico kick off?
The World Cup 2022 qualifying match between the El Salvador and Mexico will be staged at the Cuscatlán Stadium in San Salvador at 8:05 p.m (local time) on Wednesday 13 October 2021
ET: 22:05/PT 19:05
That’s 04.05 am CEST the following day.
Find out what time El Salvador-Mexico starts if you’re elsewhere in the world.
Where can I watch El Salvador-Mexico?
The following television channels and online services will be broadcasting El Salvador-Mexico:
US: Paramount+, Telemundo, CBS Sports Network, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, UNIVERSO
Find out who is showing El Salvador-Mexico elsewhere in the world.
El Salvador-Mexico: live AS English coverage
You’ll also be able to follow live-text coverage from San Salvador right here at AS English. We'll be building up to the game from about an hour ahead of kick-off, before taking you through the action as it unfolds.