Chelsea Star, Christian Pulisic scored a hat trick, including two of penalty kicks in the first half, to inspire the US men’s national team to a 5-1 win over Panama in the penultimate match of Concacaf World Cup qualifier on Sunday at Exploria Stadium.
The USMNT, who scored three goals in the first 30 minutes and had a four-goal lead at halftime and will try to clinch their place in Qatar with a victory, draw, or defeat that does not exceed a six-goal margin Wednesday night in Costa Rica.
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Panama got a late consolation goal four minutes before full-time through Anibal Godoy, but it wasn’t enough to save them and get them qualified.
One man was impressive in today’s win for USMNT
USA & Chelsea winger, Christian Pulisic was named man of the match for his oustanding performance against Panama.
The Ex-Borussia Dortmund Star recorded 0 assist, 5 shots, 2 successful dribbles and 74% passing accuracy at the Exploria Stadium.