Canada beat Cuba 12-0 at the CONCACAF Women's Championships in the United States ©CONCACAF

Canada overwhelmed Cuba with a 12-0 victory at the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Women's Championship in the United States.

The Canadians are now top of Group B after their rout at the H-E-B Park in Edinburg, Texas.

Adriana Leon and Jordyn Huitema got four goals each, with Deanne Rose, Rebecca Quinn, Christine Sinclair and Diana Matheson also scoring.

The other Group B game saw Jamaica beat Costa Rica 1-0 at the same venue, with Khadija Shaw getting the only goal. 

Both teams now have three points from two matches.

Thursday (October 11) will see the conclusion of Group B when Canada play Costa Rica and Jamaica meet Cuba. 

Group A action will continue on Wednesday (October 10) in Cary, North Carolina with hosts United States playing Trinidad and Tobago and Panama meeting Mexico.

The US have already qualified for the knockout stages.