Curaçao will take on Canada on Saturday, March 25. Curaçao, led by Remko Bicentini, will then play its last group match of the Nations League. The away game against Canada was lost 4-0 in May last year. Currently, Curaçao and Canada are both on 3 points in group C in the top division of the CONCACAF Nations League. The match will be played at the Ergilio Hato stadium and the start time is 20:00.
The meeting between Curaçao and Canada is a meeting between the numbers 86 and 53 of the FIFA ranking. It is the 3rd meeting with Canada for Curaçao. The 1st meeting between the two was on June 13, 2017 in a friendly international match and ended in a 2-1 loss for Curaçao.
Canada, led by national coach John Herdman, has not been idle since the last meeting. For example, Canada participated in the World Cup for the 2nd time in history (1st time was in 1986) where, despite good football, it did not score a point in a group with: Belgium, Morocco and Croatia. It is Canada’s first game since the World Cup.
The selection of Canada has a lot of quality with players such as: Alphonso Davies (Bayern Munich), Jonathan David (OSC Lille), Tajon Buchanan (Club Brugge), Stephen Eustaquio (FC Porto) and Alistair Johnston (Celtic).