Mexico makes it to semis on Gold Cup

'El Tri' defeats Costa Rica 1-0

Andrés Guardado scored for the victory. (Photo: Imago7)
English 19/07/2015 22:15 Notimex East Rutherford, New Jersey Actualizada 22:22

The Mexican national soccer team defeated Costa Rica by a score of 1-0 thanks to a polemical penalty shot decided by Guatemalan referee Walter López.

The victory was sealed by Andrés Guardado on the 120+4 minute, through a penalty shot.

With this result, Mexico made it to the semifinals and will face Panama at Atlanta's Georgia Dome on July 22 while the U.S. team will face Jamaica.