It has been said a lot about the new generation of Mexican footballers: Javier "Chicharito" Hernández, Andrés Guardado and Giovani dos Santos are some of the brightest national players right now.
However, others have emerged from younger teams, such as the U-17 and U-20. Both squads have given the Mexican football a new perspective.
These kids are wired in a very particular way. For starters, they do not play at the pace that the rivals set; also, they fight for the ball and take chances.
For this and many more reasons, players like Héctor Herrera and Hiram Mier will get to the stardom with El Tri. Here's a look at those two and others who fit that bill.