How Mexico Will Line Up Against Nigeria

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How Mexico Will Line Up Against Nigeria
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It's been four months since we saw the European-based players wearing El Tri's jersey. The scenario will change on Wednesday, March 5, as Mexico face Nigeria in their second preparation match.

Miguel Herrera capped seven players from overseas, six from Club America, four from Leon, two from Toluca and one from each of the following squads: Cruz Azul, Atlas, Santos Laguna and Tigres.

For "El Piojo" this is a key match. Nigeria are the only African squad that Mexico will confront before the World Cup and it's his sole chance to try those playing in Europe.

Let's see how Herrera plans to fit them all in his traditional 5-3-2 system.

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