For date 2 of CONCACAF Group F – Women’s Under 20 2022, Panama and Honduras finished tied at the Félix Sánchez Olympic Stadium.
The locals began by winning with a goal from Emily Cedeño in the 57th minute of the complementary stage, while through Larissa Arias the visitor equalized the match a few minutes later.
At 94 minutes into the second half, Wendy Natis had a chance to put her team ahead, but the shot hit one of the posts.
The best player of the match was Larissa Arias. The midfielder from Honduras scored 1 goal and searched for the opposite goal 3 times.
Emily Cedeño also stood out at the Félix Sánchez Olympic Stadium. The Panama attacker scored 1 goal and shot at the opposite goal 2 times.
It was a match full of infractions, with a high dose of rough play and full of interruptions. There were several cautioned: Alessandra Canahuati, Ana Rodríguez, Sofía Morales and Karla Calix.
Panama’s coach, Raiza Gutierrez, proposed a 4-3-3 formation with Alejandra Garay in goal; Ana Rodríguez, Hilary Jaén, Wendy Natis and Yamileth Palacio in the defensive line; Erika Arauz, Deysire Salazar and Aldrith Quintero in the middle; and Emily Cedeño, Ana Quintero and Mickeylis Gutiérrez in the attack.
For its part, Juan Carlos Tenorio’s team took the field with a 4-5-1 scheme with Ashley Fonseca under the three sticks; Daniela Zuñiga, Yeymi Lanza, Karol García and Anyeli Rodriguez in defense; Alessandra Canahuati, Emelly Chicas, Karla Calix, Larissa Arias and Sofía Morales in midfield; and Allison Pastrana up front.
Carly Shaw-Maclaren was the referee who directed the match at the Félix Sánchez Olympic Stadium.
Panama’s next match in the championship will be as a visitor against Guyana, while Honduras will visit Mexico.
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