USA Vs. Costa Rica: Live Stream, Preview, Where To Watch 2018 World Cup Qualifier. Start time, TV channel for 2018 Word Cup qualifier.
he United States is looking to boost their chances of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup when they host Costa Rica on Friday, September 1 at the Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey. The USA only have two wins during the second round of the qualifying stages, but they are just six points behind leaders Mexico and three points away from Costa Rica.
In the USA vs. Costa Rica game last November, the Ticos humiliated the Americans with a 4-0 win at the Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica. The Yanks are not only going for revenge, but they are also trying to avoid fourth place, where they have to go through the play-off stages to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
The USA have a lot of momentum heading into the game since they are fresh off of winning the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup, per Star and Stripes of SB Nation. The Americans went undefeated in the tournament, compiling a record of 5-1 with wins over El Salvador, Costa Rica, and Jamaica in the knockout stages.