After helping Honduras earn a ticket to the next FIFA U-20 World Cup, Olimpia right-back Kevin Alvarez is hopeful that he’ll recover from a right-hamstring injury that he sustained at the recently-completed CONCACAF Under-20 Championship.
Just days after qualifying for this year’s FIFA U-20 World Cup, 13 members of the Honduras under-20 national team traveled with seven under-23 players to Thailand on Wednesday for the King’s Cup.
Guatemala fell short of its goal of reaching the next FIFA U-20 World Cup, when it dropped a narrow 2-1 decision to Honduras in a 2015 CONCACAF Under-20 Championship playoff on Saturday.
For the Honduras, FIFA U-20 World Cup qualification was never going to be straightforward.
After capturing a third straight CONCACAF Under-20 Championship title a day earlier, Mexico returned home Sunday.
With the possible exception of either half in its opener against Haiti, Canada’s best forty-five minute stretch of the 2015 CONCACAF Under-20 Championship came in its last match.