Jul 24, 2013; Arlington, TX, USA; Mexico midfield Alejandro Castro (22) receives a yellow card by referee Courtney Campbell during the second half of the game at Cowboys Stadium. Panama won 2-1. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

Mexico vs Panama: live stream, start time, TV info and more

On Friday, Mexico and Panama square off in a World Cup qualifier. The last time these two teams met was during the semi-finals of the CONCACAF Golf Cup in Dallas, Texas. Panama went on to lose in the finals the the U.S. Men’s National Team.

Date: October 11
Start Time: 9:30 p.m. ET
Location: Mexico City, Mexico
Stadium: Azteca Stadium
TV Info: ESPN News, Univision Deportes, UniMás
Live StreamESPN 3, Watch ESPN App, Univision Deportes

Mexico and Panama are both motivated to win. They’re both looking from the outside at one of the coveted top three spots. The top three teams get an automatic berth for the World Cup, the fourth place team will go participate in a playoff with New Zealand for a berth.

If qualifying ended today, Panama would be in that playoff berth. Unfortunately these teams are running out of time, there are just two qualifying games left.

FOURTH ROUND TABLE
POS TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts
1 United States 8 5 1 2 10 6 4 16
2 Costa Rica 8 4 3 1 11 5 6 15
3 Honduras 8 3 2 3 10 10 0 11
4 Panama 8 1 5 2 7 9 -2 8
5 Mexico 8 1 5 2 4 6 -2 8
6 Jamaica 8 0 4 4 3 9 -6 4

The top three teams qualify for the World Cup, the 4th place team enters a play-off with New Zealand.

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