There has been a lot of news lately surrounding the CONCACAF region and its teams. From transfer rumors, friendlies, to tournaments, there is a lot of news.
Here is a StoppageTime run down to catch you up!
USA to play Iceland in January
The USA is in first place in their WCQ group with 4 points, sharing the lead spot with Trinidad & Tobago.
Honduras suffers a tragic loss
Bright talent out of Honduras, Arnold Peralta, was murdered in his home country. It is reported that he was shot while in his car at a shopping center.
Peralta was only 26, and had a major role for his national team having just played in the most recent World Cup qualification games in November. He was the national team’s captain.
Our thoughts, prayers, and positive energy go out to Peralta’s friends and family…
Spanish keeper could land in Liga MX
Carlos Peña departs Club León
Needing some more firepower, Chivas went and signed Oberlín Pineda, and then announced the signing of Peña this week.
Club América looking for a better result in the Club World Cup
After a controversial and disappointing run in the Liga MX playoffs, Club América has a chance to shake off some demons as they head to Japan for the Club World Cup.
Their first match will be against Guangzhou Evergrande on Sunday, December 13 (game starts 11 p.m. Pacific). Brazilians Robinho and coach Luiz Felipe Scolari stand in the way of Las Águilas.
If they are able to get the victory, they will face FC Barcelona in the semifinal match.