Little by little, Mexico has had more and more presence in Europe thanks to the continuous improvement of the local league.
El Tri’s performance at the 2005 Confederations Cup and the 2006 World Cup opened the floodgates so that several footballers could leave the country to start a career abroad.
Those tournaments set the basis and lifted the hopes of hundreds of footballers who had dreamed of playing in the world's best leagues.
In the past decade, the Mexican Football Federation has put a lot of resources and hard work into the next generations; this has already given El Tri great accomplishments at the U-17 and U-20 FIFA World Cups, and the Summer Olympic Games.
Let’s take a look at 10 players who could have a shot at succeeding abroad.