Soccer: Canada edges past Costa Rica to grab Tokyo Olympics ticket

Feb 6, 2020; Los Angeles, California, USA; Canada starting eleven pose for a team photo prior to the game against Costa Rica during the CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying soccer tournament at Dignity Health Sports Park. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports

(Reuters) – A second-half strike by Jordyn Huitema earned Canada a grinding 1-0 win over Costa Rica in a CONCACAF women’s Olympic qualifying championship semi-final on Friday, to secure their place at the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games. The victory also sends Canada through to Sunday’s final where they await the winner of the other semi-final, […]

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