Category Archives: Mexican Soccer

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 »

Posted in Featured, International Soccer, Mexican Soccer, World Cup 2014 | 7 Comments

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 »

Posted in Featured, International Soccer, Mexican Soccer, World Cup 2014 | 47 Comments

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 »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, Mexican Soccer, World Cup 2014 | 10 Comments

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 »

Posted in Mexican Soccer, World Cup 2014 | 32 Comments

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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Report: Castillo set to move to Monterrey

Club Tijuana left back Edgar Castillo is set to move south to Monterrey, reportedly clinching a transfer to Rayados. Continue reading »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Featured, Mexican Soccer | 19 Comments

Liga MX Clausura Final: A Look Back

By DANIEL PRICE Mexico National Team captain Rafa Marquez got the perfect World Cup send-off on Sunday night as Club Leon were crowned the champions of Mexico for the second time in six months. Leon beat Pachuca, 4-3, over the … Continue reading »

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This Weekend’s Soccer on TV

Arsenal will look to end a nine-year trophy drought by winning the FA Cup, while FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid face off in a winner-take-all La Liga finale. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, International Soccer, Major League Soccer, Mexican Soccer, Soccer on TV, South American Soccer | 9 Comments

Friday Kickoff: Blatter calls Qatar World Cup a mistake; Messi agrees to restructured Barca deal; and more

Sepp Blatter has revealed for the first that that he believes it was “a mistake” to award Qatar the 2022 World Cup. Lionel Messi has received an improved contract from Barcelona. Continue reading »

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Liga MX Clausura Final: A Look Ahead

By DANIEL PRICE Club Leon and Pachuca go head-to-head Thursday in the first leg of the Liga MX 2014 Clausura final. The second leg will take place on Sunday evening. Leon were lucky to finish eighth in the regular season … Continue reading »

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