WATCH LIVE: USA begins Olympic qualifying vs. Canada

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The 2015 CONCACAF Men’s Olympic Qualifying Championship kicks off Thursday night as eight under-23 national teams, including the United States, Mexico and Canada, vie for two places at next summer’s Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro.

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Up first, it’s Group A from Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kansas, where Panama will take on Cuba and the U.S. will square off with their neighbors to the north, Canada. NBC Universo is the only place in the U.S. to watch the tournament from beginning to end (stream info below).

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For Thursday’s kickoff time, television and live-streaming info, see below. Feel free to follow me on Twitter as I’ll be reporting live from Sporting Park through Saturday’s second round of games in Group A.

Match 1 — Panama vs. Cuba

When: 6:30 p.m. ET
Where: Sporting Park, Kansas City, Kansas
Live Stream: NBC Universo

Match 2 — United States vs. Canada

When: 9 p.m. ET
Where: Sporting Park, Kansas City, Kansas
Live Stream: NBC Universo