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Northern Mexico continue their dominance in the Primera Division

Northern Mexico continue their dominance in the Primera Division

In recent times, Mexican Football has been dominated by the northern based clubs of the country. Santos Laguna, Monterrey, Tigres and Tijuana have fielded strong and dominate sides in recent campaigns. Without a doubt they are the main protagonists in every single tournament during the last five years. Santos Laguna are the current Mexican champions, with great players [...]

Jesus Corona Mexico’s first choice in goal

Jesus Corona Mexico’s first choice in goal

José de Jesús Corona is currently, without a doubt, Mexico’s number one. The Cruz Azul shot-stopper proved to be very important this summer by playing a key role in Mexico’s quest for the gold medal at the London 2012 Olympic Games. Time after time he was called upon throughout the tournament, and time after time [...]

Hernández Comfortable with Competition at United

Hernández Comfortable with Competition at United

When Javier Hernández became a Manchester United player in April 2010, it was quite a surprising transfer move for Mexico’s supporters and media. At that very moment, Javier began to show his true worth as a footballer with Chivas de Guadalajara, his former team. He soon began scoring goals regularly in the Mexican First Division. [...]

México v Costa Rica: A CONCACAF Classic Awaits in World Cup Qualifiers

México v Costa Rica: A CONCACAF Classic Awaits in World Cup Qualifiers

The Mexican National team is preparing to continue its road to the 2014 FIFA World Cup, which will be held in Brazil less than two years from today. José Manuel de la Torre, Mexico’s head coach, has already called six international players who participate in European football for these two games against Costa Rica, a [...]