The 23-man Reggae Boyz squad is ready for Friday’s World Cup qualifier against Panama at the National Stadium at 9 p.m. Where to watch: TvJ, Fubo TV, beIN Sports USA, beIN SPORTS CONNECT.
“We have a very strong group, we need all our players fit and we have a chance, but we have to win the game,” Head Coach Winfried Schaefer said. “It will be difficult, but we never give up.”
After this match, the team will play Haiti on November 17, 2015 then Costa Rica on March 25, 2016 in the Fourth Round. The top 2 teams from this group will advance to the final round of the qualifiers.
In September, after a 3-2 lost to Nicaragua in the opening leg of World Cup Qualifier at the National Stadium in Kingston on Friday (Sept. 4), the Boyz defeated said team 2- 0 in Nicaragua the following Tuesday (Sept. 6). The Boyz are still confident after their second place perform finish in the CONCACAF Gold Cup earlier this year.
Squad: Ryan Thompson, DuWayne Kerr, Andre Blake, Alvas Powell, Adrian Mariappa, Wes Morgan, Michael Hector, Clayton Donaldson, Simon Dawkins, Je-Vaughn, Garath McCleary, Rodolph Austin, Lee Williamson, Kemar Lawrence, Dever Orgill, Demar Phillips, Darren Mattocks, Allan Ottey, Simon Dawkins, Giles Barnes, Andre Clennon, Junior Flemmings, Kevaughn Frater.