Category Archives: Mexican Soccer

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Brazil look to save face when they take on the Netherlands in the much-maligned third-placed game at the 2014 World Cup. Continue reading »

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MLS Ticker: Besler attracting ‘enormous interest’ overseas; Castillo suspended; and more

Matt Besler is garnering looks from around the globe, and his club future could be decided in the coming days, according to the Kansas City Star. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, Major League Soccer, Mexican Soccer, MLS- Chicago Fire, MLS- FC Dallas, MLS- Montreal Impact, MLS- Real Salt Lake, MLS- Sporting Kansas City | 128 Comments

Marquez turns back the clock to spur Mexico onto victory

Rafa Marquez showed on Monday night that he is still capable of making a big impact on the international level despite his age, scoring a goal and assisting on another in Mexico’s 3-1 win vs. Croatia. Continue reading »

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Mexico routs Croatia to book place in World Cup Round of 16

Rafa Marquez scored a goal and had an assist to inspire a late second-half surge that saw Mexico topple Croatia, 3-1, and reach the Round of 16 at Arena Pernambuco on Monday night. Continue reading »

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Mexico overcomes wrongly disallowed goals to defeat Cameroon

Two wrongly disallowed goals looked like they might’ve robbed Mexico of a win to open the World Cup, but El Tri managed one for a win. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Mexican Soccer, World Cup 2014 | 43 Comments

Mid-day Ticker: Ronaldo to miss Mexico friendly; Ox out for up to three weeks; and more

Cristiano Ronaldo will miss this weekend’s friendly with Mexico, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain injury news and more in your Mid-Day Ticker. Continue reading »

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Montes fractures leg in Mexico friendly, will miss World Cup

By TATE STEINLAGEĀ  Luis Montes’ 2014 World Cup dreams came to a halt Saturday, as the midfielder was forced to leave Mexico’s friendly against Ecuador with what team officials are reporting as “suspected fractures” to Montes’ right fibula and tibia. … Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Costa decision to come at last minute; Van Gaal identifies targets; and more

Diego Costa is back to rehabbing his hamstring injury, but a decision on whether he’ll make Spain’s final World Cup squad will not be made until the last minute, according to Vicente Del Bosque. Continue reading »

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