updateportnews July 30, 2021
Gyasi Zardes clinched the winner in the 86th minute to send the United States their 13th straight gold medal after a win over Qatar in Austin on Thursday.
It could have been a different story but Hassan Al Heidos missed a 61-minute penalty for the Asian champions.
U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter led Zardes with Nicolas Gioacchini in the second half to the side, with a pair for the winner.
Gioacchini sneaked in and hit a man, before a pedestrian saw Zardes hitting a house from a distance.
The United States play both Mexico and Canada in Sunday’s final, in the process of chasing a seventh World Cup.
Qatar’s Hashim Ali slipped to take advantage of the seventh minute, before the Americans denied goalkeeper Meshaal Barsham to save money twice with the efforts of Schalke talent, Matthew Hoppe and the return of Paul. Arriola.
U.S. goalkeeper Matt Turner saved the last reserve with an impressive finger to block Abdulaziz Hatem’s money, 21st minute.
Barsham was alert again in the 52nd minute, coming out quickly to deny Daryl Dike’s low shot.
Qatar were penalized by the number of hours after the VAR watched James Sands ’progress but Al Heidos watched his effort in front of the bar.
Berhalter brought in Zardes for Dike in the 63rd minute, with Gioacchini for Hoppe in the 81st minute, moving the American attack and he was late making his final contribution. couple.