LIVESTREAM IFAF.TV: IFAF Americas Flag Football Championships Men – Gold Medal Game – July 8, 01:30 CET (1:30 am, 7:30 pm EDT July 7)

They met in the final of the 2021 IFAF Flag Football World Championship in Israel and now come face-to-face again on the continental level in North Carolina. It’s USA vs Mexico for the men’s bragging rights in the Americas when these old rivals meet again at the United States Performance Center in Charlotte.

The Gold Medal will be up for grabs at 7.30pm ET as the only unbeaten team so far in the men’s bracket, the 5-0 United States, take on Mexico. Back in 2021 only three points separated the teams, who also met on Wednesday in the group stages when the Americans won a scoring-fest 56-30.

Viewers in the United States the game is on All other games on Field 1 and Field 2 will be shown on

“This is the experience of a lifetime for us, being here at the Americas championship and we are ready to play,” said Mexico defensive back Ramon Gaxiola. “We have been training together for six months, and we are really comfortable knowing each other so we can come to this tournament as a family.”

Watch live outside of US. IFAF Americas Flag Football Championships Men – Final Day – July 8, 01:30 CET (1:30 am, 7:30 pm EDT July 7)

Mexico entered the final day of group games with a 1-1 record and subsequently won three straight by seeing off Canada 32-23, Brazil 56-26, and Argentina 42-12.

The men’s competition still has three group games to play at 9am on Friday to decide the final line up for the placement games, with only Canada having completed their slate, finishing 4-2. The Canadians will wait to see who emerges from a winner-takes-all game first thing on Friday to challenge them for the Bronze Medal as a pair of 2-3 teams Brazil and Panama bid to earn a place in the third-place game. Chile (1-4) and Argentina (0-5) await the losers of that game to play for fifth place overall.

Scores from the two days of group action and the schedule for Friday’s medal and placement games can be found at the IFAF Game Centre.

IFAF Americas Flag Football Championship men’s final day schedule:

9am ET Field 1: Panama vs Brazil

9am ET Field 2: USA vs Argentina

9am ET Field 3: Mexico vs Chile

12pm ET Field 1: Men’s 5v6 Placement

1.30pm ET Field 2: Men’s 6v7 Placement

3pm ET Field 3: Men’s 5v7 Placement

3pm ET Field 2: Bronze Medal game: Canada vs Panama or Brazil

7.30pm ET Gold Medal game: USA vs Mexico (only game being streamed)

Watch live outside of US. IFAF Americas Flag Football Championships Men – July 8, 01:30 CET (1:30 am, 7:30 pm EDT July 7)

Michael Preston (@PRMikePreston) is currently working with IFAF in a PR capacity. He recently covered Super Bowl LVII as a member of the NFL PR team as he has done for 20+ years. He has held communications positions with NFL Europe, the North