The Central American Cup: A Memorable Edition Comes to an End
The Central American Cup concluded with two thrilling matches that will be remembered by fans. After a series of stages, only two teams have emerged as the finalists for the 2024 Concacaf Champions Cup. However, only one team will have the privilege of starting the competition directly in the group stage as the champion. The final will be contested between Alajuelense and Real Esteli.
Alajuelense secured their place in the final after a tense series against Herediano. Despite being behind on aggregate, a last-minute penalty goal by Joel Campbell forced a penalty shootout, which ended with Alajuelense advancing to the final with a 5-4 victory.
On the other side, Real Esteli showcased their strength at home against Independiente. They secured a clean sheet in the first leg (1-0) and managed to score in the second leg, forcing their opponent to a draw (2-2) that ultimately led them to the final.
When and Where to Watch the Alajuelense vs. Real Esteli Final?
The first leg of the Alajuelense vs. Real Esteli final is scheduled to be played between November 28 and 30, with the second leg expected to take place between December 5 and 7. The exact times for both matches are yet to be confirmed.
Where to Watch the Alajuelense vs. Real Esteli Final?
The final of the Central American Cup between Alajuelense and Real Esteli can be watched on ESPN and Star+ in Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and all of Central America. In the United States, the match will be broadcast in Spanish on Univision and ViX.