1. Why Giovani Dos Santos Is Still a Hugely Exciting Talent for Mexico

    Ever since Giovani dos Santos showed his skills at the 2005 U-17 World Cup, it was clear that he was going to be a player to follow...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 7 days ago 3,807 reads 10 comments

  2. Liguilla Semifinalists Prove That the Liga MX Is Unstable

    For the first time since the Liguilla system was instituted, the last four seeded teams made it to the semifinals: Chivas, Queretaro , Pachuca and Santos...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 8 days ago 4,816 reads 39 comments

  3. Why Enrique Esqueda Will Be the Surprise Package for Mexico in the Copa America

    The Copa America is a month away and Mexico coach Miguel Herrera is hoping to reach the final, although he has called up some surprising names for the squad —including Enrique Esqueda ...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 10 days ago 2,604 reads 27 comments

  4. Predicting the Winners of Liga MX Liguilla Quarterfinals

    The Liguilla is now fully underway. With the first leg of the quarterfinals in the books, it’s time to talk about which clubs will continue in the quest for the title...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 13 days ago 4,304 reads 22 comments

  5. What Javier Hernandez Omission from Copa America Reveals of El Tri Ambitions

    Mexico's Copa America squad was officially announced on Monday. As expected, Miguel Herrera won't take all the big guns to Chile, but Javier Hernandez and Giovani dos Santos' absences seem to be the most worrisome, at least for the fans...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 16 days ago 9,723 reads 40 comments

  6. 5 Big Surprises in Mexico Coach Miguel Herrera's Gold Cup, Copa America Squads

    Mexico coach Miguel Herrera has yet to officially announce which players will make the Copa America and Gold Cup squads, but Fox Deportes' Ruben Rodriguez went ahead and gave the news on Thursday (in Spanish)...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 21 days ago 17,395 reads 65 comments

  7. 4 Issues to Be Decided on Liga MX Final Weekend

    There's still a lot at stake in the Liga MX, and everything will be defined in Matchday 17 of the Clausura tournament...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 23 days ago 2,638 reads 11 comments

  8. El Tri Watch: Javier Hernandez's Momentum Will Be Key for Mexico This Summer

    It's been quite a ride for Javier Hernandez lately. The Real Madrid striker has finally gotten a chance to prove he can make a difference on the pitch...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 25 days ago 8,036 reads 32 comments

  9. Why Dario Benedetto Was Key to America's Success in CONCACAF Champions League

    Dario Benedetto was the man of the match in the second leg of the CONCACAF Champions League final, but his performance is no surprise. The Argentine arrived in Mexico for the 2013 Apertura tournament...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 28 days ago 1,934 reads 8 comments

  10. Liga MX: Winners and Losers from Matchday 15

    The 2015 Clausura tournament is about to end, and after Matchday 15, the general table is tighter than ever...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 314 reads 0 comments

  11. El Super Clasico Gives America Chance to End Chivas Dominance in Liga MX Fixture

    America are hurt, there's no other way to put it. Las Aguilas just lost to Montreal Impact in the first leg of the CONCACAF Champions League and are slowly fading away in the Liga MX...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 2,516 reads 3 comments

  12. 5 Key Takeaways from Mexico's Friendlies with USA, Ecuador and Paraguay

    Two wins and one defeat later, Mexico have completed their first three international friendlies against Ecuador, Paraguay and the United States. El Tri's performance was far from impressive, despite securing victories against the South American teams..

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 2,207 reads 4 comments

  13. Champions League: Mixed Fortunes for Porto's Mexico Pair Herrera and Reyes

    Hector Herrera and Diego Reyes appeared with Porto in the second leg of the Champions League quarterfinal, and their fortunes were completely opposite. It was a one-sided match in the first 45 minutes...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 4,171 reads 27 comments

  14. Why a Move Would Resurrect Javier Hernandez's Career

    Javier Hernandez needs to start getting more playing time if he wants to resurrect his career. The Mexican has barely appeared with Real Madrid since he arrived in Spain...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 16,320 reads 75 comments

  15. El Tri Watch: Miguel Herrera Visits European-Based Mexican Footballers

    Mexico coach Miguel Herrera has started a tour in Europe to talk to some of El Tri 's key players. Back in 2014, El Piojo did the same before the World Cup started...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 5,002 reads 40 comments

  16. USA vs. Mexico Moments: 10 Classic International Football Moments

    The day is here. Mexico and the United States are ready to jump to the Alamodome for the first time since April 2014. This rivalry is one of the greatest in world football and by far the most exciting in CONCACAF...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 9,113 reads 33 comments

  17. Alberto Garcia Aspe Previews Mexico Ahead of USA Friendly

    Alberto Garcia Aspe is one of the greatest footballers Mexico has had. If there's someone who knows what it feels like wearing El Tri jersey, it's him. This Wednesday, Mexico and the United States will face at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas..

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 4,604 reads 18 comments

  18. El Tri Watch: Liga MX Players Poised to Make a Good Impression vs. United States

    Miguel Herrera is ready to play his second match against the United States since he took over El Tri , and as it happened a year ago, he will only have Liga MX players on the squad...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 3,139 reads 9 comments

  19. 5 Mexico Players to Watch in International Friendly vs. United States

    The ultimate CONCACAF rivalry match is almost here, as Mexico and the United States are preparing for their annual showdown on April 15. This will be the second time coach Miguel Herrera faces the USMNT...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 8,708 reads 21 comments

  20. Why Jesus 'Tecatito' Corona Is the Next Big Thing for Mexico

    Jesus Manuel Corona has been making a lot of buzz in the Eredivisie lately, which couldn't come in better time for the Mexico national team. Tecatito started his career with local club Monterrey and quickly became one of the players to follow...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 9,230 reads 56 comments

  21. Liga MX: Winners and Losers from Matchday 12

    Matchday 12 is over, and it was certainly one for the history books after two derbies and plenty goals. America went back to winning ways, while UNAM secured their fourth successive victory...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 1,717 reads 1 comments

  22. El Tri Watch: European-Based Footballers Back with Their Clubs

    The FIFA date ended earlier this week, and with that, El Tri footballers returned to their clubs. Not all of them played, but Javier Hernandez should be happier than ever, as he finally returned to the pitch with Real Madrid ...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 3,155 reads 3 comments

  23. Derby Double and the Storylines to Watch in Liga MX for This Weekend

    The Liga MX is back after a one-week hiatus. Matchday 12 promises a lot of excitement, with two derbies happening on Saturday. Guadalajara will visit Atlas at Estadio Jalisco, a stadium that Chivas called home before moving out to Estadio Omnilife...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 1,599 reads 4 comments

  24. 10 Key Talking Points for Mexico Following March International Friendlies

    Mexico ended the FIFA date with two victories in their international friendlies against Ecuador and Paraguay. Different from El Tri , their rivals are starting a process in which they have new players and new coaches...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 5,128 reads 33 comments

  25. Why Confidence Can Help Mexico Striker Javier Hernandez Reach His True Potential

    Last Saturday, Javier Hernandez played his first full match since December 2014, and he did in style. The Mexico striker scored the winner against Ecuador. Chicharito hadn't put the ball away in the past 135 days...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 month ago 8,045 reads 66 comments