Mexico

Sunday, June 29, 2014

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The Bayern Munich winger won a spot kick in injury time to enable Klaas-Jan Huntelaar to score the winner but admitted going to ground too easily earlier in the match.

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While the Dutch winger took a dive that led to the winning penalty kick, the focus shouldn't be put squarely on the ref after coach Miguel Herrera made some questionable moves.

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The former America boss was furious that Portuguese referee Pedro Proenca failed to caution Arjen Robben for diving and then awarded the winger a decisive late penalty

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Louis van Gaal's men rode their luck against Miguel Herrera's resilient side, but Arjen Robben starred once again as Klaas-Jan Huntelaar's late penalty saw the Dutch through.

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The Netherlands forward believes El Tri will have a definite advantage because the match is in South America, but is confident following the Oranje's displays so far.

Saturday, June 28, 2014

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Carlos Salcido replaces Jose Juan Vasquez in El Tri's starting XI for the round of 16, while the rest of the squad remains the same from the three group-stage matches.

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After beating Cameroon and Croatia and drawing against host Brazil, El Tri will have a tough test against the Dutch side in the round of 16 on Sunday at 12 p.m. ET.

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Louis van Gaal welcomes back captain Robin van Persie from suspension as the Group B winner faces Miguel Herrera's side, which has grown in confidence in Brazil so far.

Friday, June 27, 2014

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El Tri picked up wins against Cameroon and Croatia in Group A, but beating the world-class Netherlands side waiting in the second round will require an entirely different level.

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With a key player suspended, Miguel Herrera is reportedly set to turn to a veteran presence as his Mexico side seeks to topple the Netherlands.

Thursday, June 26, 2014

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Miguel Herrera's side has been impressive defensively in the World Cup so far, and will need another big performance against the Netherlands.

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The Mexico international struggled for playing time at Old Trafford last season and has aired his frustration at being continually overlooked for a starting berth.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

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The striker has been at the Liga club since 2011 and Arsenal's buy-back option has been nullified with the player signing a four year deal.

Monday, June 23, 2014

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A year ago, Rafa Marquez didn't even look like someone who would make El Tri's World Cup team. Today, he's captain of a Mexico team rolling to the round of 16.