Gold Cup: Costa Rica & Canada draw, Jamiaca beat El Salvador

Costa Rica 2 – Canada 2 (Gold Cup, July 10, 2009) Costa Rica and Canada advanced to the quarter finals. Andy Herron lobbed the keeper to put Costa Rica in front, two goals in four minutes from Patrice Bernier and Marcel De Jong turned the game on its head only for Walter Centeno claimed a fine free-kick to square things up. 

El Salvador 0 – Jamaica 1 (Gold Cup, July 10, 2009) Omar Cummings scored the only goal in the 70th minute of the match. Jamaica now await other results to see if they progress, El Salvador are eliminated.


Iraq 3 – Palestine 0 (International Friendly, July 10, 2009) The Asian champions won their first game on home soil for seven years thanks to goals from Mulla Mohamad, Younis Mahmoud and Loay Salah.