Uriel Antuna snatched an injury-time victory for Mexico on Tuesday in CONCACAF Nations League action, with El Tri winning 2-1 after a frustrating display against a resilient Bermuda in Estadio Nemesio Diez.
Dante Leverock opened the scoring from a corner in the 10th minute, but the Caribbean nation was able to hold on after Sebastian Cordova had leveled for Mexico in the 27th, until Antuna netted from close range in the 93rd.
The result means Mexico finished top of Group B of League A with a...
MEXICO CITY -- Mexico head coach Gerardo "Tata" Martino has stressed that foreigner rules in Liga MX must be changed in order to clear the path to first team soccer for those coming through El Tri's successful youth team programs.
Mexico finished runner-up in the Under-17 on Sunday, as Brazil stormed to a late 2-1 victory, but with three U-17 World Cup finals in eights years for El Tri, Martino believes that nine non-homegrown players per 18-man match day squad in Liga MX games is too much.
A second-half injury time goal from Lazaro gave Brazil a 2-1 comeback victory over Mexico in the Under-17 World Cup final on Sunday in Brasilia.
Mexico had taken the lead through a Bryan Gonzalez header in the 66th minute and looked like it would hold on until Kaio Jorge converted a penalty in the 84th, with Lazaro the hero for Brazil with his late finish.
It was Brazil's fourth Under-17 World Cup victory, while Mexico was in its third final in the last eight years in the age group.
The saga of Carlos Vela returning or not returning to the Mexican national team has become slightly boring, especially because the likelihood of him coming back is remote at best.
The gossip in recent weeks fueled by the LAFC player and MLS MVP's outstanding displays for his club during 2019 and Vela not totally ruling out a return, but he's not the only Mexican player with the ability to unlock defenses, play as an inverted winger, find space in-between the lines, score goals and drag opposition...