La Selección de Israel será el rival ante el que la Selección Mexicana se despida de su afición antes de emprender su aventura por tierras brasileñas. Mediante un comunicado de prensa, la Federación Mexicana de Fútbol (FMF), dio a conocer que debido a que la mayoría de las ligas terminan el 26 de mayo no fue posible enfrentar a un equipo clasificado a la Copa del Mundo por lo que se te tomó la decisión de que los israelitas fueran los rivales el 28 de mayo en la cancha del Estadio Azteca.
Cuauhtémoc Blanco, el numero 10 más emblemático del futbol mexicano, tendrá minutos de juego ante Israel en el mítico y colosal estadio Azteca, esto como parte del homenaje que le realizara la federación mexicana de futbol al delantero del Puebla. Se pretende que Blanco inicie los primeros minutos enfundado bajo la casaca del tri, defendiéndola como en antaño frente al combinado nacional de oriente medio, aun no saben cuánto tiempo jugara, ni, si hay tiro libre o penal, si él lo cobrara, no sabemos si llegue a los diez minutos de juego, pero de que tocara balón, no lo duden.
Club America slumped to their fourth home defeat of the season as league leaders Cruz Azul emerged from the Estadio Azteca as 2-1 winners on Saturday evening.
A fast paced game saw its opening goal just before the twenty minute mark. Mauro Formica beat America's Luis Gabriel Rey to Alejandro Castro's cross and he powerfully headed the ball past the helpless Moises Munoz.
After yet another controversial mid-season managerial change this week, with Jose Guadalupe Cruz being unceremoniously fired by Monterrey on Tuesday afternoon, attention now turns back onto the pitch for Round Eight of the Liga MX.
The biggest game of the weekend is undoubtedly the Mexico City â€˜Super Clasico' in the Estadio Azteca between Club America and Pumas UNAM.
Barely a month has passed since Club LeÃ³n were celebrating in Estadio Azteca, yet arguably the best two sides in Mexico were back in the capital this weekend to contest the most eagerly anticipated fixture of Jornada 3.
All eyes were on Carlos PeÃ±a to see if he could continue his fine goalscoring start to the season or if America's defence would be able to keep him out, yet by the time the curtain fell there was only one talking point, the performance of match referee Paul Delgadillo.
It's only the third week of the Liga MX Clausura and we've arrived at the season's most anticipated matchup.
For the first time since hoisting the Apertura title high into the Mexico City sky, Club Leon return to Estadio Azteca to face Club America, less than a month after Leon dismantled America on the way to winning their first title since 1992.
This Saturday marks the next installment of Mexico's "El Clasico" or the match between Chivas Guadalajara and Club America, though the two historic clubs couldn't be on more different tracks at the moment
Under owner Jorge Vergara, Chivas have continued to suffer a serious decline and with their elimination from Copa MX earlier this week, the Goats have nothing more to play for but pride, as the playoffs seem out of reach in the Liga MX Apertura season.
With seven weeks remaining in the Liga MX Apertura season, the picture at the top of the table is becoming clearer.
Club America and Club Leon, first and second in the standings, respectively, both overcame recent defeats with victories of their own, while Morelia, Queretaro, and Chiapas each slipped back with defeats.
The cries of "Fuera Chepo" have finally been heard.
Following Friday night's embarrassing home 2-1 defeat to Honduras in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying, the Mexican Football Federation (FMF) announced their decision to sack Jose Manuel "Chepo" de la Torre, and replace him with Mexico Under-23 coach Luis Fernando Tena.
With five minutes left in regulation time, Mexico looked as though they were headed for their sixth draw in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying, and an outcome that would make qualification for the World Cup very slim.
One minute later, substitute forward Raul Jimenez unleashed a moment of brilliance with a spectacular bicycle kick goal that gave Mexico a 2-1 victory over Panama, keeping El Tri's qualification hopes alive.
Mexico defeated Panama 2-1 Friday night at Estadio Azteca to move one step closer to qualifying for the 2014 World Cup.
In what was a must-win game for Mexico, El Tri took the lead late in the first half after Peralta slotted home a goal from a Chicharito pass. In the second half, the likelihood that Mexico would win the match increased when Mexico were awarded a penalty kick in the 56th minute when Cummings brought down Aquino.
Kljestan and Anderlecht are set to kick off their Pro League campaign on Sunday, when they host promoted side Royal Mouscron-Perewelz. The veteran midfielder will be looking for a start in the match after being an unused substitute for much of last season, and he will have the knowledge that a solid performance could help him carve out a more permanent place in the lineup.
En un inicio, el partido iba a ser en Cancún, pero la alta demanda de entradas lo trasladaron a la capital. El superclásico argentino se va a Centroamérica. Y es que los equipos más grande del país trasandino, Boca Juniors y River Plate, jugarán un amistoso en la tierra del tequila.
Ayer dio inicio otra concentración de la selección femenil sub 20 como preparación a su participación en el mundial de la categoría. Canadá será la sede del evento que se realizará del 5 al 24 de agosto.
Desde hoy hasta el 1 de junio harán entrenamientos a doble sesión en las instalaciones del CAR.