Honduras 0 – 1 Jamaica – Feb 16 @ 8:30pm

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GOAL for Jamaica! Honduras 0 – 1 Jamaica

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Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz won their match agasint Honduras 1 – 0 today (Thursday, February 16, 2017) at the BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston, Texas.

The goal came in the 72nd minute from a set piece which fell to Michael Binns in the box, and the midfielder made no mistake.

This was the first time that both teams were facing each other since October 2013 when in the 2014 World Cup Qualifiers the score line was 2-2 at the National Stadium in Kingston.

The last time that both teams faced each other in a friendly came in 2011 where Honduras won 2-1. Demar Phillips scored the goal for the Reggae Boyz on that occasion.

Jamaica’s last victory over Honduras came in the 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup where Jamaica won 1-0 courtesy of a goal from Ryan Johnson.

Both teams will be using this game in preparation for big things ahead. Honduras, for their upcoming World Cup Qualifiers in March where they will play against USA and Costa Rica. Jamaica, to continue their preparation for the semi-finals of the Caribbean Cup as well as the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup.

Honduras will be oozing with confidence going into this match against Jamaica because they are now the Champions of Central America and they have booked a spot in the 2017 edition of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. In the 2017 Copa Centroamericana they won 4 of their 5 games to win their first title since 2011.

The last time both teams met on US soil in a friendly match came in 2005 in Atlanta, Georgia where the game ended 0-0.

Starting 11
Ryan Thompson
Damion Lowe
Ladale Richie
Rosario Harriott
Oniel Fisher
Kevon Lambert
Jevaughn Watson
Michael Binns
Owayne Gordon
Shamar Nicholson
Jourdain Fletcher