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How to watch United States vs. El Salvador World Cup Qualifier and Open Thread

Let’s hope to see a strong showing, especially from our own George Bello and Miles Robinson.

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Soccer: CONCACAF Gold Cup Socce-USA at Mexico Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

The United States Mens National Team’s quest to reach the World Cup for the first time since 2014 begins tonight in San Salvador as the Americans travel for Matchday 1 of CONCACAF’s new “Octagonal” qualification competition.


Thursday, September 2 – 10:05 p.m. ET

El Salvador vs. USA

San Salvador, El Salvador

CBS Sports Network, Paramount +, NBC Universo

  • The USMNT plays its first match since Miles Robinson scored the game winner in the thrilling 1-0 win over Mexico for the Gold Up title. The USMNT has dominated the series, winning its last five matches against El Salvador with a +14 goal differential.

Atlanta United’s Miles Robinson is expected to play a significant role for the USMNT through this three-game international break after his breakout on the international stage in this summer’s Gold Cup-winning campaign. USMNT manager Gregg Berhalter raved about his performance and hinted that he’ll continue to be a key player for the team in this set of matches.

Despite the Americans’ dominance over El Salvador historically, this version of the team led by Hugo Perez is a dangerous attacking team that can no doubt cause the USMNT issues.

DSS’s Five Stripes Tonight hosted a roundtable discussing it all: