Miguel Herrera's Mexico managed to qualify for Brazil 2014 despite their tortuous qualifying process. After seven months of hard work, he is ready to tackle the biggest challenge in his 13-year coaching career.
El Piojo has called up 44 players since he took over El Tri in October 2013. In order to select the best, he relied on specialized software that edits and classifies the statistics of hundreds of thousands of plays.
The warm-up period was very important because he played half of with local-based footballers, as there was only one FIFA date from November to March.
In May, he finally had all his players on Mexican soil, and they were all ready to fight for a starting position.
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