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How to watch Honduras vs Mexico in the 2017 CONCACAF U-20 Championship: start time and live stream

Both teams are through to the next round, but this game will decide which one is the winner of Group A.

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Honduras and Mexico are through to the Classification Stage of the 2017 CONCACAF U-20 Championship, but this match will determine which team moves on as the winner of Group A and which must settle for the runner-up spot.

This is also, perhaps, the first major test of Mexico's tournament-favorite credentials. El Tri has swaggered through two games, scoring eight goals and conceding none. A 3-0 win over Antigua and Barbuda was followed by an even more imposing 5-0 win over Canada. Along the way, Ronaldo Cisneros has staked an early claim to the tournament's Golden Boot with four goals in those two games.

Honduras enjoyed a more modest win over Canada - 1-0 - and made a 4-1 win over Antigua and Barbuda look a little more difficult than expected. But the Hondurans are expected to be the first team able to challenge the perception that Mexico is on its way to another regional U-20 title.

Honduran forward Douglas Martinez will join New York Red Bulls II after this tournament. He scored against Antigua and Barbuda (and assisted on his team's third goal).

Honduras U-20s vs Mexico U-20s

When: 6:00 pm, Eastern; Thursday, February 23, 2017

Where: Estadio Ricardo Saprissa Ayma, Tibas, Costa Rica

TV: nope

Online: CONCACAF Facebook page