Lautaro Martinez scored a first-half hat trick as Argentina ran past Mexico 4-0 in an international friendly on Tuesday in San Antonio.
Mexico came into the Alamodome after beating the U.S. 3-0 on Friday and riding a 11-game winning streak under manager Gerardo "Tata" Martino, but his former side emphatically halted that with an offensive outburst from which El Tri ultimately couldn't recover.
Lo Celso, signed on loan by Spurs on deadline day from Spanish side Real Betis, was injured while on international duty during last week's 0-0 draw with Chile where he was substituted early in the second half.
The 23-year-old is Spurs' third close season recruit to be sidelined with injury after...
Mexico will play Argentina on Tuesday in an international friendly in San Antonio. With a crowd of nearly 60,000 expected at the Alamodome, the match will pit Mexico manager Gerardo 'Tata' Martino against his former squad, led by fellow ex-Newell's Old Boys player Lionel Scaloni. ESPN FC's Tom Marshall and Tim Vickery on what to expect from Tuesday's clash.
What to expect from Mexico -- by Tom Marshall
SAN ANTONIO -- Diego Armando Maradona wanted Gerardo "Tata" Martino return to the...
Argentine and Chile renewed their combative rivalry in Los Angeles on Thursday in a game that was peppered with 10 yellow cards but with both teams missing key players and fielding experimental lineups neither was able to break a 0-0 deadlock.
Argentina were without the rested Sergio Aguero as well as Lionel Messi, who was banned in August from international matches for three months after making derogatory comments about South American soccer officials during the Copa America.
But they were still...