PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania – Jamaica advanced to the semi-finals of the 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup following their 1-0 win over Panama here inside Lincoln Financial Field earlier today.

Darren Mattocks scored from the penalty spot in the 75th minute after Michael Murillo was called for a hand ball from a free kick by Leon Bailey.

The win has booked Jamaica a place in Wednesday’s semi-final for the third-consecutive tournament, having been beaten finalists in 2015 and 2017.

They are scheduled to meet the winners of the other quarter-final between hosts the USA and Curacao.

Both winners will depart Philadelphia on Monday for Nashville, Tennessee, ahead of the semi-final inside Nissan Stadium.


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