Mexico Scores Early To Win in Costa Rica

Jaime Lozano scored two goals in the first 10 minutes of the game and Mexico went on to defeat Costa Rica, 2-1, in a World Cup qualifying match in San José, Costa Rica. It was the opening game for both teams in the final round of qualifying matches in the North, Central American and Caribbean region. Paulo Wanchope scored for the hosts in the 27th minute, but Mexico was able hang on and take 3 points on the road.