Mar 4, 2014
Don't be surprised if Mexico's Chicharito/Peralta partnership clicks against Nigeria
Of all the negative home performances of Jose Manuel "Chepo" de la Torre's era in charge of Mexico's national team, the friendly defeat against the United States in the Estadio Azteca in August 2012 wasn't even near the one that would've hurt most.
You're Welcome Mexico: The USA Saves Its Biggest Rival's...
Chicharito's face told the whole story as it emerged from his folded hands. Mexico's biggest star was on the bench, watching his team struggle to make any movement toward a tying goal that would keep its World Cup hopes alive.
USA book ticket to World Cup with big win over Mexico
On Sept. 10, the USA booked a ticket to 2014 World Cup in Brazil with a 2-0 win over Mexico at Columbus Crew Stadium for a capacity crowd of 24,584.
USA and Mexico face off with different agendas than usual
Usually when the U.S. national team and Mexico square off in World Cup qualifying, it is a clash of CONCACAF's best, but Tuesday's matchup doesn't quite have that feeling.
August friendly allows for important USA developments
Two Augusts ago was about gaining an understanding. Last August was about breaking down a supposedly impenetrable barrier.