USA U-20s midfielder Jordan Morris scored a brace as the US MNT won 3-2 on Wednesday in front of a sellout crowd at Nissan Stadium in Nashville.
The USMids second-round playoff series against Mexico will kick off on Friday against 10:30 a.m.
ET at Nissan stadium.
The game will be streamed live on USA Soccer’s U-17 National Team Facebook page.
The match featured several chances for the US to take the lead, but Mexico pulled off the comeback in the 80th minute to level the match before Morris scored the equalizer with 10 minutes remaining.
Morris also made it 3-0 in the 67th minute after a header from a corner by defender Andrew Yarbrough.
Moras goal came in the 70th minute, as his header off a corner from defender Jose Villarreal got to Yarbroul before ricocheting off the wall.
Mexico also made its mark in the 76th minute when midfielder Ricardo Velazquez sent a cross to defender Carlos Escobar who beat the keeper to the ball before firing a left-footed shot that bounced off the crossbar and into the net.
The USA were looking to extend their win streak to four games in their semifinal series against the Mexicans and they were rewarded with a 1-1 draw in the second leg on Sunday.
Mexico will take on Costa Rica on Friday at 4 p.m., ET at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.