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Archives: Mexico

Mexico vs Croatia Preview and Predicted Lineups

Posted on by Aram Gyan
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Brazil was supposed to breeze through Group A but Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa’s heroics means that there’s all to play for on Monday (4pm ET/1pm kickoff). Should Brazil succumb to the pressure and slip against Cameroon then the winner of … Continue reading

Mexico Face Croatia in Biggest Test of 2014 World Cup

Posted on by Pablo Amador
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Although Mexico faced South Africa in 2010, facing Brazil in the 2014 World Cup was going to be an experience like none other. With the previous Olympic defeat in their minds, the Scratch du Oro were eager to show the … Continue reading

The 3-5-2 Formation and its Impact on the 2014 World Cup

Posted on by Jackson Culley
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The ubiquity of digital media has led to a common lament that it’s almost impossible to be truly surprised by players or systems featured on the world’s stage. While that’s often the case, it’s still been excellent and a novelty … Continue reading

Mexico Control Fate as El Tri Head into Croatia Game

Posted on by Matt Lichtenstadter
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Mexico has made at least the knockout round in every World Cup since 1994, and once again will attempt to in a winner-take-all game against Croatia in Recife. Unlike Mexico’s previous two games, one against arguably the worst team in … Continue reading

More Than 11 Million Watch Mexico Against Brazil On Univision Deportes and ESPN

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Tuesday’s telecast of Mexico against Brazil in the 2014 FIFA World Cup was viewed by 6.8 million people on Univision Deportes, which beat ESPN’s coverage of the same game by 61%, and 4.2 million people on ESPN. Through yesterday, Univision’s … Continue reading

Review of Mexico Newspaper Front Pages in Aftermath of Draw Against Brazil [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Aram Gyan
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The next time a World Cup hater complains about 0-0 soccer scorelines, show them highlights of yesterday’s Brazil-Mexico scorcher. It was non-stop action defined by Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo “Memo” Ochoa acrobatically stonewalling the relentless Yellow-and-Green attack. Sometimes a draw is … Continue reading

5 Observations From Mexico vs Brazil Game

Posted on by Thariq Amir
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There may have been no goals but there was plenty of drama at Fortaleza.  A superbly disciplined and tactically astute Mexico denied hosts Brazil and gave Luiz Felipe Scolari a lot to chew on as he prepares his troops for … Continue reading

Solid Performance By Mexico Exposes Frailties In Brazil World Cup Team

Posted on by Charlie Bennett
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An insipid Brazil will deservedly come in for a heavy amount of scrutiny after a lackluster display in a 0-0 draw with Mexico in their second game of Group A. The heroics of Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa kept the hosts … Continue reading

Mexico Restores Belief In El Tri Once Again As Soccer Power After Draw Against Brazil

Posted on by Matt Lichtenstadter
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El Tri has no fear against Brazil. Whether it was the 2003 Gold Cup Final, the 2011 U-17 World Cup Final, the Final of the 2012 Olympics, or almost any time these two teams face each other, there is no … Continue reading

WATCH Guillermo Ochoa’s Incredible Saves In 0-0 Draw Against Brazil; Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa was man-of-the-match in the 0-0 draw between Brazil and Mexico on Tuesday afternoon, after an incredibly entertaining match filled with amazing saves and so many near misses. Here are clips of the saves as well as … Continue reading

Mexico vs Brazil, Starting Lineups and World Cup Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller
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For viewers in the United States, here’s where you can watch the game between Brazil vs Mexico (3pm ET/Noon PT kickoff time). • English language: ESPN and WatchESPN • Spanish language: Univision, Univision Deportes Network and Univision online • Portuguese language: ESPN Deportes Starting line-ups: Brazil … Continue reading

Mexico Newspapers Confident Of Victory Ahead of Brazil World Cup Game [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Aram Gyan
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Off the field, Brazil and Mexico are economic rivals who both boast the boundless natural resources, large populations, and political clout needed to be Latin America’s leader. But despite Mexico’s strengths, its never come close to emulating Brazil’s soccer success … Continue reading

Mexico and Brazil Go Into Game With Different Expectations

Posted on by Adam Williams
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Group A saw the expectations of many come to fruition on Match-day 1. The future for Group A begins today with Brazil-Mexico and continues tomorrow with Cameroon-Croatia. Here is each team’s scenario entering Matchday 2: Brazil Despite the controversial penalty … Continue reading

Mexico Can’t Get Overconfident Going Into Tuesday’s Game Against Brazil

Posted on by Pablo Amador
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After months of inconsistent and poor performances by Mexico, fans of El Tri are finally relieved after Mexico’s win against Cameroon, but are now overconfident about Mexico’s future in the World Cup. After the final whistle blew on Friday, Mexicans are … Continue reading

Mexico’s 1-0 Victory Against Cameroon Viewed By 5 Million On Univision

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Univision’s broadcast of Mexico against Cameroon on Friday was viewed by 5 million people in the United States. The game was aired on the Univision Network, and was simulcast on Univision Deportes Network (UDN), from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. on … Continue reading

El Tri Come Together Against Cameroon in First World Cup Match

Posted on by Caitlin O'Connell
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Despite two disallowed goals and heavy rainfall, Mexico defeated Cameroon in Natal 1-0 to collect three points in their first group match of the 2014 World Cup. Behind a strong goalkeeping performance from Guillermo Ochoa, El Tri were able to … Continue reading

Mexico 1-0 Cameroon: Peralta Nets Winner In Another Controversial Game; Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Jim Flanagan
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In a match where victory was essential for either side to have a realistic chance of progressing from Group B, Mexico prevailed 1-0. Oribe Peralta delivered the only goal in the 61st< minute, finishing an easy chance from a rebound … Continue reading

Mexico Robbed Of 2 Goals After Referee Disallows Goals Against Cameroon [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Here we go again. In only the second match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, the tournament has been plagued by poor refereeing decisions. Colombian referee Wilmar Roldan disallowed two perfectly fine goals by Mexico in the first half against Cameroon. … Continue reading