Mexico football

Javier Hernandez, Mexico happy to be dreamers during FIFA World Cup 2018

If Mexico beats Sweden on Wednesday it would win its group with a perfect record, something it has never achieved in its long World Cup history.

published on : 27th June 2018

Mexico striker Javier Hernandez dreaming of 'the impossible' at FIFA World Cup

Hernandez's goal in the 2-1 victory over South Korea on Saturday made him the first Mexican player to score 50 goals for his country.

published on : 26th June 2018

The Mexican fans and their FIFA World Cup cardboard cutout friend

These Mexican fans take the replica of their friend Javier Amador wherever they go, to bars, to restaurants, even to the toilet.

published on : 23rd June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Javier Hernandez scores 50th goal for Mexico to guide team past South Korea

Mexico lead Group F on six points after two games, having backed up their shock victory against Germany with another display to suggest they can go deep in this tournament.

published on : 23rd June 2018

Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer powerless to stop Mexico on return to action at FIFA World Cup

Neuer, who joined Bayern from  Schalke in 2011, is credited with redefining the role of goalkeeper, playing as a "sweeper-keeper" and operating partly as an outfield player to launch attacks.

published on : 17th June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Defending champions Germany crash to Mexico in Group F opener

The Germans are bidding to become the first team to retain the World Cup title since Brazil in 1962.

published on : 17th June 2018

Mexico's 'Grand Warlock' casts FIFA World Cup spell to help team 

In 2016, he predicted Donald Trump would lose the US Republican primary election.

published on : 14th June 2018

Prostitute scandal jolts Mexico World Cup squad

According to reports, members of Mexico's national football squad held a farewell party with around 30 prostitutes before the team travelled to Europe ahead of the World Cup. 

published on : 6th June 2018

Tarnished Mexico veteran Rafael Marquez heads to fifth FIFA World Cup

Mexico veteran Rafael Marquez is set to join an elite club of footballers when he plays in his fifth FIFA World Cup.

published on : 31st May 2018

Idea man Juan Carlos Osorio's FIFA World Cup experiment with Mexico

Osorio, who previously coached Brazilian club Sao Paulo, has been criticized as unorthodox to the point of stubbornness.

published on : 31st May 2018

Former Barcelona defender Rafael Marquez accused of cartel ties

Mexico and former FC Barcelona star Rafael Marquez has been branded as a drug criminal by the United States.

published on : 10th August 2017