Roger Martinez scored a goal in each half and Colombia defeated the United States 2-1 in the second leg of their Olympic Qualifying playoff on Tuesday at Toyota Stadium.
The United States held off a relentless Colombia attack for a 1-1 draw in the first leg of an Olympic qualifying playoff at the Estadio Metropolitano Roberto Melendez on Friday.
The United States named Saturday a 23-player roster for its upcoming two-legged Olympic qualifying playoff against Colombia, which will determine the final berth at Rio 2016.
Toyota Stadium will be the venue for the second leg of the Olympic Qualifying playoff between the host United States and Colombia on March 29, U.S. Soccer announced Tuesday.
It has been a long road for United States under-23 international Marc Pelosi, who is – on most occasions – a midfielder.
The great news for the Honduras under-23 national team was that it reached the final of the CONCACAF Men’s Olympic Qualifying Championship and earned an Olympic Games berth for the third straight time.