North American Championship 1990 (Canada)

 
Swangard Stadium, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

 6- 5 Canada          1-0 USA B
        [John Catliff 34]
10- 5 Mexico          1-0 USA B
        [Luis Flores 20]
13- 5 Canada          2-1 Mexico
        [John Catliff 15, 87; Luis Flores 65pen]

 1.Canada          2  2  0  0   3- 1  4
 2.Mexico          2  1  0  1   2- 2  2
 3.USA B           2  0  0  2   0- 2  0

NB: while Canada and Mexico list their matches as full internationals,
    the USA fielded a B team; their A-team  played two international
    friendlies (vs. Malta on May 5 and Poland on May 9) in preparation
    for the 1990 World Cup.


Additional information:

Swangard Stadium, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada 

Match 1
06.05.1990: CANADA - USA 1:0 (1:0) (A: 4,112)
  [John CATLIFF 34']

CAN: Craig Forrest - Frank Yallop, Ian Bridge, Peter Sarantopoulos, Colin Miller, 
     Jim Easton (71: Jamie Lowery), John Limniatis, Mike Sweeney, John Fitzgerald, 
     John Catliff (79: Doug Muirhead), Nick Gilbert.
TD: Tony WAITERS

USA: Kasey Keller - Paul Krumpe, Troy Dayak, Robin Fraser, Bill Crook (46: Alexi Lalas), 
     Eric Eichmann, Mike DiNunzio, Kevin Grimes, Billy Thompson, Mark Santel 
     (74: Jeff Baicher), John Garvey.
TD: John KOWALSKI

R: Arturo BRIZIO (MEX)

Match 2
10.05.1990: MEXICO - USA 1:0 (1:0) (A: 2,542)
  [Luis FLORES 20']

MEX: Hugo Pineda - Rafael Gutierrez Aldaco, Aurelio Rivera, Eduardo Rergis, 
     Hector Esparza, Victor Medina, Juan Morales, Missael Espinoza, Javier Aguirre, 
     Luis Flores, Sergio Lira.
TD: Ignacio TRELLES

USA: Tony Meola - Paul Krumpe, Troy Dayak, Robin Fraser (70: Kevin Grimes), Alexi Lalas, 
     Eric Eichmann, Mike DiNunzio, Gutierrez, Billy Thompson, Mark Santel, Jeff Betts.
TD: John KOWALSKI

Sent offs: Eichmann 44'

R: Robert ALLEN (CAN)

Match 3
13.05.1990: CANADA - MEXICO 2:1 (1:0) (A: 4,782)
  [John CATLIFF 15', 87' - Luis FLORES 65' pen]

CAN: Craig Forrest - Frank Yallop, Randy Samuel, Ian Bridge (46: Peter Sarantopoulos), 
     Colin Miller, Jim Easton, John Limniatis, Mike Sweeney, John Fitzgerald 
     (71: Doug Muirhead), John Catliff, Nick Gilbert.
TD: Tony WAITERS

MEX: Hugo Pineda - Hector Esparza, Eduardo Rergis (40: Aurelio Rivera), 
     Roberto Ruiz Esparza (46: Pedro Osorio), Raul Servín, Victor Medina, Juan Morales, 
     Missael Espinoza, Javier Aguirre, Luis Flores, Fernando Sánchez Limón.
TD: Ignacio TRELLES

Sent offs: Aguirre 60'

R:Edward CUMMINGS (USA)



Canada Squad:

Goalkeepers: Craig Forrest (Ipswich Town/ENG), Paul Dolan (Vancouver 86ers),
             Sven Habermann (Hamilton Steelers)
Defenders: Ian Bridge (Victoria Vistas), Patrick Diotte (FC Supra Montréal),
           Peter Gilfillan (Kitchener Spirit), Colin Miller (Hamilton Academical/SCO),
           Randy Samuel (Fortuna Sittard/NED), Peter Sarantopoulos (North York Rockets),
           Frank Yallop (Ipswich Town/ENG)
Midfielders: Jim Easton (Vancouver 86ers), John Fitzgerald (Toronto Blizzard),
             John Limniatis (Aris Tessaloniki FC/GRE), Jamie Lowery (Vancouver 86ers),
             Mike Sweeney (Boston Bolts/USA)
Forwards: John Catliff (Vancouver 86ers), Nick Gilbert (Toronto Blizzard),
          Doug Muirhead (Vancouver 86ers).
Coach: Tony Waiters

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Thanks to Luca Gandini for Canada squad (source: http://web.archive.org/web/20120621055906/http://www.concacaf.com/articles/20120518/canada-wins-1990-n-american-nations-cup_2304746_2781487)

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