Canada November qualifiers at artificial turf Edmonton
He has two goals and four assists in his last four games for Toronto.Derek Cornelius of Greeces Panetolikos and Charles-Andreas Brym of FC Eindhoven in the Netherlands also were picked for the first time during this World Cup qualifying cycle.Canada, seeking its first World Cup appearance since 1986, is tied with the United States for second in the eight-nation final round, in which each team plays 14 matches.
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Canada, ranked 51st, announced its 27-man roster Friday for qualifiers at No. 9 Mexico on Oct. 7, at 59th-ranked Jamaica three days later and the match against No. 68 Panama, adding Toronto winger Jacob Shaffelburg. The 21-year-old, who has one international appearance, scored one goal and set up two in Toronto’s 3-2 comeback win over Cincinnati in Major League Soccer on Wednesday. He has two goals and four assists in his last four games for Toronto.
Canada, seeking its first World Cup appearance since 1986, is tied with the United States for second in the eight-nation final round, in which each team plays 14 matches. The top three teams qualify for next year's World Cup, and the fourth-place nation advances to a playoff.
The roster: Goalkeepers: Milan Borjan (Red Star Belgrade, Serbia), Maxime Crepeau (Vancouver), James Pantemis (Montreal) Defenders: Derek Cornelius (Panetolikos, Greece), Doneil Henry (Suwon South Korea), Kamal Miller (Montreal), Steven Vitoria (Moreirense, Portugal), Samuel Adekugbe (Hatayspor, Turkey), Zachary Brault-Guillard (Montreal), Alistair Johnston (Nashville, MLS), Richie Laryea (Toronto) Midfielders: Stephen Eustaquio (Paços de Ferreira, Portugal); Liam Fraser (Columbus Crew, MLS), Atiba Hutchinson, (Beşiktaş, Turkey); Mark-Anthony Kaye (Colorado, MLS), Jonathan Osorio (Toronto), Samuel Piette (Montreal), David Wotherspoon (St. Johnstone, Scotland) Forwards: Charles-Andreas Brym (FC Eindhoven, Netherlands), Lucas Cavallini (Vancouver, MLS), Jonathan David, (Lille, France), Cyle Larin (Besiktas, Turkey) Tajon Buchanan, (New England, MLS), Alphonso Davies (Bayern Muich, Germany), Junior Hoilett (Reading, England), Liam Millar (Basel, Switzerland), Jacob Shaffelburg (Toronto).
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