Thursday, July 2, 2015
The Santos forward will take the place of the injured Mexico forward, arriving this weekend.
The forward fractured his clavicle and will begin rehabilitation as soon as he is able.
Javier Hernandez is recovering from surgery after breaking his collarbone on international duty with Mexico.
The 27-year-old fell on his shoulder after a first-half clash with Honduras defender Brayan Beckeles and was taken from the stadium in an ambulance for assessment.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
A crowd of 70,128 watched on in Houston as Mexico's winless streak continued, in their final friendly before the CONCACAF Gold Cup.
Mexico will struggle to replace star striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez, whose shoulder injury suffered Wednesday may keep him out of the Gold Cup, writes Jon Arnold.
The forward looked to have suffered a shoulder injury after he was sent to the ground by contact from Brayan Beckeles.
From an earthquake to injuries to poor calls from referees, there have been several 'unlucky' moments during the Gold Cup's history. Goal breaks down the Top 10.
The El Tri boss has been reluctant to change his starting alignment, but will benefit from making a switch, writes Jon Arnold.
The Villarreal player still has several good years left to succeed in Europe rather than joining the LA Galaxy as reports have suggested, writes Andres Corona.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
The manager will use a 4-4-2 formation against Honduras, trying something different than his usual 5-3-2.
With left-sided central defender Hector Moreno set for surgery, El may have to abandon plans to play three at the back when it faces the Central American nation.
Monday, June 29, 2015
The Espanyol center back suffered a foot injury and will miss the CONCACAF championship.
Friday, June 26, 2015
The Mexico manager was one of the world's most popular but now is feeling the pressure, writes Jon Arnold.
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
It's been a poor summer for Mexican soccer, but a Gold Cup win would make things feel much better, writes Jon Arnold.
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Miguel Herrera didn't make the right decisions and compounded his errors in El Tri's loss to Ecuador, writes Jon Arnold.
Miguel Herrera accepted Mexico had failed at the Copa America after exiting in the group stage.
Friday, June 19, 2015
After missing out on the knockout stage, Javier Aquino and Gerardo Flores said Mexico didn't reach its goals.
Goals from Miller Bolanos and Enner Valencia saw Ecuador to the win it needed against Mexico while eliminating MIguel Herrera's men.
Mexico couldn't cope with injuries on the back line as it fell to Ecuador in a performance that leaves a bad taste in the mouth for El Tri, writes Jon Arnold.