Costa Rica and Jamaica each achieved their second wins, and together they reached the quarter-finals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup in football.
Jamaica beat Guadeloupe 2-1 and Costa Rica defeated Suriname by the same result on Friday in Orlando, raising their score to six points in Group C.
The two teams meet on Tuesday in a match that will determine the identity of the leader.
In the first match, Jamaica fell behind with a goal from friendly fire scored by Amari Bell (4), before being responded by Corey Burke (14) and Junior Flemings with a late goal after a beautiful individual effort (87).
In the second match, Gliophilo Flitter opened the scoring for Suriname in the 52nd minute, scoring the first goal for his team in the Gold Cup.
But Costa Rica responded with two quick goals in the second half through Joel Campbell (58) and captain Celso Borges (59).
The United States and Canada reached the quarter-finals of Group B, and El Salvador for the first.
The champions and runners-up of each of the four groups will qualify for the quarter-finals of the tournament in the United States until August 1.
Qatar, which started its campaign with a 3-3 draw with Panama, will participate in the championship for the teams of North, Central America and the Caribbean, after obtaining an invitation card as part of its preparations to host the 2022 World Cup at the end of next year. And play the Asian champion Saturday against Grenada.
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