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Archives: Mexican National Team

Mexico’s Home Shirt for 2015 Copa America Is Black: Leaked [PHOTO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Mexico’s home shirt for 2015 and Copa America will be black instead of green based on a leaked photo of El Tri’s shirt manufactured and designed by adidas. Mexico’s shirt features the green, white and red from the country’s flag … Continue reading

Mexico’s Raul Jimenez Will Continue To Fight Until He Breaks Into Atletico Madrid’s Lineup

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Mexico international Raul Jimenez has been struggling to earn a place in Diego Simeone’s starting eleven at Atletico Madrid. The striker made a summertime switch from the Liga MX side, Club America, to the reigning Spanish champions for a reported fee … Continue reading

Carlos Vela Proves Worth The Wait For Mexico In 3-2 Win Against Netherlands

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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It didn’t take long for Mexico striker Carlos Vela dust off his scoring boots during El Tri’s friendly against the Netherlands in the Amsterdam Arena tonight. After a three-year self-imposed absence from the national team, it took Vela only eight minutes to … Continue reading

Mexico Goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa Finalizing Switch To Malaga

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Mexico international goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa has flown to Spain to finalize a move to Malaga. Ochoa was one of the standout performers during this summer’s World Cup in Brazil. He made countless game saving stops during Mexico’s tournament run with … Continue reading

Mexican Coach Miguel Herrera Receives Contract Extension Until 2018

Posted on by Caitlin O'Connell
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Miguel Herrera received a contract extension set to leave him as head of El Tri until 2018 as the Mexican Football Federation announced today. Herrera recently lead the Mexican National team to the knock-out stages of the 2014 World Cup … Continue reading

What Will FIFA Do About Arjen Robben’s Blatant Dive Against Mexico?

Posted on by Harry Cee
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In February, FIFA President Sepp Blatter stated that diving would be taken seriously and that FIFA would use video evidence if needed to punish those who did it. Blatter stated: “Video evidence can be used for serious breaches of the principle … Continue reading

57% Of Mexico Fans Blame Referee For El Tri’s Elimination From World Cup

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Fifty seven percent of Mexico fans who responded to a poll in the Reforma newspaper blame the referee for El Tri’s elimination from World Cup 2014. The majority of Mexico fans believe that Portuguese referee Pedro Proenca was to blame. The … Continue reading

WATCH Netherlands Tactical Changes Against Mexico Result in World Cup Win [VIDEO]

Posted on by Earl Reed
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Watch the following tactical analysis video to discover what changes Holland made during the game that had a profound outcome on the final result of the World Cup Round of 16 match. Controversies aside, there were several key changes that … Continue reading

5 Observations From Mexico-Holland Game

Posted on by Thariq Amir
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Okay, so a come from behind victory? Check. Late drama? Check. A Louis van Gaal game changing substitution? Check. A Guillermo Ochoa wonder save?  Check and check. It’s just standard fare for this World Cup. For a large portion of … Continue reading

Miguel Herrera’s Changes Backfire As Mexico Crash Out of World Cup

Posted on by Matt Lichtenstadter
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Mexico had become a darling of this World Cup of surprises, and Miguel Herrera had become a darling because of his antics. Mexican soccer was back, and with every bit of optimism surrounding the camp they thought they could finally … Continue reading

WATCH Arjen Robben’s Dive to Win Netherlands A Late Penalty Win Against Mexico [GIF]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Netherlands striker Arjen Robben did it again. The Dutch footballer, who is undoubtedly one of the best footballers in the world, accentuated a trip by Rafa Marquez in the penalty area late in the game against Mexico to win a … Continue reading

WATCH Netherlands 2-1 Mexico: Match Highlights [VIDEO]: Dutch Break Mexico’s Hearts

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Netherlands midfielder Wesley Sneijder scored in the 88th minute to break the hearts of Mexico supporters, and to send the game to a thrilling finish before Rafa Marquez tripped Arjen Robben in the box, resulting in a penalty for the Dutch. … Continue reading

WATCH Guillermo Ochoa’s Sensational Save Against Holland [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Guillermo Ochoa made another sensational reflex save Sunday in the World Cup Round of 16 match against Holland. Memo Ochoa, who has been one of the stars of Mexico’s World Cup team, came up big with a save from a … Continue reading

WATCH Giovani Dos Santos’s Golazo Against Holland In World Cup [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Mexico’s Giovani Dos Santos scored a fantastic goal against Holland on Sunday to put El Tri 1-0 in the lead in the World Cup Round of 16 game. Dos Santos’s goal in the 62nd minute was a long range effort … Continue reading

Netherlands vs Mexico: Starting Lineups, TV Times And World Cup Open Thread

Posted on by Chirag Madhrani
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In what many expect to be one of the matches of the weekend, Mexico takes on Netherlands in Fortaleza today. It’s a Noon ET/9am PT kick-off. Where to watch – Viewers from USA can tune in to these following for … Continue reading

Netherlands and Mexico Line-Up Prediction for Round of 16 Match

Posted on by Aram Gyan
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World Cup Match #51, Round of 16, Group B Winner vs Group A Runner-up: Netherlands vs Mexico Date and Time: Sunday, June 29th, 12EST/9PST, ESPN, Univision, and WatchESPN Location: Estadio Castelao, Fortaleza Two soccer-obssessed nations with disparate pasts meet in … Continue reading

Mexico And Andres Guardado: The Ups And Downs of El Tri And Its Forgotten Star

Posted on by Richard Farley
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Not so long ago, Andrés Guardado was the most notable Mexican in the club game. Given what’s happened over the last four years, the memory’s been relegated to a footnote, but the span is still there: A small window in … Continue reading

Dutch Newspaper Runs ‘Mexico Go Home’ Cartoon On Front Cover [PHOTO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf ran a cartoon on the front cover of its newspaper today with Netherlands manager Louis Van Gaal wearing a sombrero that says “MexiGo Home,” as well as wearing a poncho and toting two guns. The rest … Continue reading