9:35 pm ET—Welcome back to a special live match thread as the Canadian men’s national team are trying to accomplish what hasn’t been done in over 20 years: reach a Gold Cup Final! The only thing that stand between them and Sunday’s final is a very dangerous Mexican side, a team Canada hasn’t beat since 2000—and we all know what happened that year. Will history repeat itself? Allez Les Rouges!
Two changes for Canada tonight as Doneil Henry and Tesho Akindele check in for the suspended Lucas Cavallini and Steven Vitoria: