The eagerly anticipated CONCACAF Nations League quarter-final match between Jamaica and Canada has been rescheduled to happen on Saturday on the Nationwide Stadium, with a kickoff time of 10:30 a.m. This match marks the primary leg of a two-match sequence, with the second recreation scheduled for Tuesday on the BMO Area in Toronto, Canada.
Heavy rainfall late within the afternoon and night on Friday resulted within the accumulation of water in numerous areas of the Nationwide Stadium area. Consequently, officers have been compelled to postpone the initially scheduled 7:00 p.m. kickoff.
CONCACAF Nations League semi-finals beckon
In an official assertion launched on Friday night time, CONCACAF cited antagonistic climate situations as the explanation for the postponement. The assertion additionally famous that CONCACAF officers had maintained steady communication with the match referees and representatives from each groups earlier than arriving on the determination to reschedule the fixture.
The winner of this quarter-final match will advance to the CONCACAF Nations League semi-finals in March, securing a coveted ticket to the Copa America. The triumphant group will take part as a visitor entry within the South American championship, including an additional layer of significance to this extremely anticipated encounter between Jamaica and Canada.
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