Habibullah scores and Colyn captains as Canada U-17s top Guatemala 4-2

Whitecaps FC Development Squad forward Kam Habibullah scored his first goal for his country, while first team midfielder Simon Colyn wore the captain's armband as Canada won 4-2 over Guatemala at the Concacaf U-17 Championship tournament on Saturday.

Whitecaps FC Academy centre back Nathan Demian also earned a second straight start, while Toronto FC II player Jayden Nelson netted a hat trick for the Red and White in the victory.

Canada enters the final match of the group stage on Monday needing just one point against Barbados to book their place in the Round of 16. Teams who reach the semifinals earn their spots in the World Cup.

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