Jonathan Gonzalez

United States Men's National Team

Sarachan: We 'honor' Gonzalez decision to represent Mexico

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As the U.S. Men's National Team convenes for its annual January camp, the specter of Jonathan Gonzalez's decision to play Mexico is still looming large over the program.

The 18-year-old midfielder, who decided to play for Mexico, earlier in the wee, was an expected conversation topic when USMNT interim boss Dave Sarachan addressed the media.

Mexico's te Kloese: Jonathan Gonzalez will not be the last

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Jonathan Gonzalez is just the latest high-profile player to choose between the U.S. Men's National Team and Mexico, and an El Tri executive insists that the midfielder's situation is one that will repeat itself in the future.

Mexican federation (FMF) director of national teams Dennis te Kloese says he doesn't expect Gonzalez to be the last Mexican-American to opt to represent El Tri on the international level.

Tab Ramos on Jonathan Gonzalez decision: If you feel Mexican, play for Mexico

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U.S. U-20 National Team head coach Tab Ramos has spoken out about Jonathan Gonzalez's choice to represent Mexico at the senior level.

"I do tell the kids here, you play for the U.S., it's not a club," Ramos told Goal.com. "You have to feel the colors of the country, that's really important.

Report: Jonathan Gonzalez officially files for switch to Mexico

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On Tuesday Jonathan Gonzalez confirmed his decision to switch his national allegiance to Mexico. On Wednesday, he reportedly sent in the paperwork.

According to ESPN FC, FIFA confirmed receiving Jonathan Gonzalez's one-time switch request. The switch would permanently tie Gonzalez to El Tri and is required after the midfielder played for the U.

Jonathan Gonzalez confirms decision to represent Mexico

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Following Monday's reports, Jonathan Gonzalez confirmed that his next step is with El Tri.

The Monterrey midfielder announced on Tuesday that he intends to represent Mexico on the international level. Gonzalez will be required to file a one-time switch with FIFA before officially joining the Mexico program after previously representing the U.

Report: Jonathan Gonzalez could receive El Tri invite, but would have to commit to Mexico to accept it

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The Mexican national team has had its eyes on Jonathan Gonzalez for some time, and are reportedly ready to make him an offer that could force Gonzalez to make a final decision between the United States and El Tri in the very near future.

According to ESPN, there is a "good possibility" Mexico will call up the Monterrey midfielder up for the Mexico's Jan.

Americans Abroad

Report: Jonathan Gonzalez to make permanent switch to Mexico

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Jonathan Gonzalez has yet to make any official move with regards to his international future, but one report says the Mexican-American star could be nearing some sort of decision well ahead of schedule.

According to Univision Deportes, the Monterrey midfielder has made up his mind to represent Mexico on the international level.

Americans Abroad Weekend Preview: Jonathan Gonzalez, DeAndre Yedlin and more

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While England gets caught up in FA Cup madness, the Liga MX Clausura kicks off over the weekend.

Following a slew of reports regarding his international future, Jonathan Gonzalez takes the field with Monterrey to open the season against Morelia. Gonzalez is fresh off a Copa MX crown as well as a Best XI selection as he looks to follow up a breakout campaign that saw Monterrey dominate most of the Apertura season.

Jonathan Gonzalez: No contact from USMNT ahead of Portugal friendly

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In November, the U.S. Men's National Team began a new era by calling in a youth-led roster for a friendly against Portugal. Jonathan Gonzalez was not involved, despite being one of the program's top prospects.

Speaking to Soccer America, Gonzalez saidU.S. Soccer did not approach him about the friendly, which came right in the midst of Monterrey's push for a Liga MX crown.

Jonathan Gonzalez, Monterrey win Copa MX

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Jonathan Gonzalez's breakout season has ended with a trophy in hand.

The young American midfielder went a full 90 minutes on Thursday evening as Monterrey took down Pachuca, 1-0, in the Copa MX final. The game's lone goal was scored in the 57th minute by Aviles Hurtado, who earned a bit of redemption after missing a crucial penalty kick in the Liga MX Apertura finale loss to Tigres.

Jonathan Gonzalez, Omar Gonzalez push for trophy as Monterrey takes on Pachuca in Copa MX final

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After falling short of a Liga MX crown after all but dominating the regular season, Jonathan Gonzalez and Monterrey have another chance to bring home a trophy in Thursday's Copa MX finale. In their way, though, stands another American that knows a thing or two about playing in cup finals.

Jonathan Gonzalez and Monterrey are set to take on Omar Gonzalez and Pachuca on Thursday evening to close out the calendar year in the Copa MX final.

Americans Abroad Midweek Preview: Christian Pulisic, Jonathan Gonzalez and more

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DFB-Pokal action headlines the week, and all eyes will be fixed on a pair of high-stakes matchups with young Americans leading the way.

In Germany, cup competition continues with the third round, and the headliner is a juicy one. Christian Pulisic and Borussia Dortmund are set to take on Bayern Munich on Wednesday in the game of the week, while Weston McKennie and Schalke face FC Koln and John Brooks' Wolfsburg takes on Nurnberg.

Jonathan Gonzalez named to Liga MX Apertura Best XI

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Jonathan Gonzalez's breakthrough season has earned him a big honor.

The Monterrey midfielder was recognized on Monday as he was named to the Liga MX Apertura Best XI. The news comes several days after Gonzalez was also recognized in Diario's Best XI team, and the Monterrey midfielder is one of only five players to be recognized on both teams.

Gonzalez, Monterrey fall to Torres, Tigres in Liga MX final

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After running through Liga MX for a majority of the season, Jonathan Gonzalez and Monterrey fell short of a trophy on Sunday night.

Top-seeded Monterrey fell in Sunday's Liga MX final as Tigres emerged as Mexican champions via a 2-1 (3-2 aggregate) victory. Gonzalez started and played 80 minutes for Monterrey in the losing effort.

Americans Abroad Midweek Preview: Jonathan Gonzalez, Christian Pulisic and more

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While two Americans kick off a league final in Mexico, several others will up the group stages of European competition.

The Liga MX final kicks off on Thursday with the opening leg of a clash between Monterrey and Tigres. Jonathan Gonzalez and Monterrey enter as the favorites after dispatching Atlas and Morelia by a combined 11-2 scoreline, but Jose Torres' Tigres cruised to a 4-0 win over Club America in the semifinal round to book their spot in the finale.

Americans Abroad Weekend Rewind: Jonathan Gonzalez, John Brooks and more

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Jonathan Gonzalez and Monterrey advanced to the Liga MX final on Sunday with yet another resounding win, booking a match against a fellow American with a trophy on the line.

After narrowly taking the first leg against Morelia, Gonzalez and Monterrey stormed to a 4-0 second leg win in Sunday's semifinal clash.

Americans Abroad Midweek Preview: Christian Pulisic, Jonathan Gonzalez and more

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It's a big week for Americans Abroad in a variety of competitions as Thanksgiving approaches.

In the UEFA Champions League, Christian Pulisic and Borussia Dortmund are fighting for their tournament lives heading into a clash with Tottenham, but it remains to be seen if the American will be healthy enough to take the field.

Joanthan Gonzalez's Monterrey, William Yarbrough's Club Leon headline Liga MX Liguilla field

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Several Americans will have hopes of leading their team to a major trophy as the Liga MX Apertura Liguilla field has been finalized.

Jonathan Gonzalez and Monterrey headline the field after cruising through the regular season en route to a first-place finish. Gonzalez appeared in 15 league matches this season, rapidly becoming one of the league's top midfield anchors.

Americans Abroad Wednesday Rewind: Christian Pulisic, Jonathan Gonzalez and more

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While one American and his team moved a step closer towards elimination from a major competition, another took a major leap with a resounding win in a domestic tournament.

Christian Pulisic's Borussia Dortmund is all but eliminated from Champions League play following a 1-1 draw with APOEL on Wednesday.

Mexican national team director: Jonathan Gonzalez chooses USMNT, but El Tri still pushing

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After breaking through as one of the brighter prospects in North American soccer, Jonathan Gonzalez is expected to join the U.S. Men's National Team over Mexico. However, El Tri isn't done pushing for the young midfielder

According toDennis Te Kloese, Director of National Teams for the Mexican Football Federation, the young Monterrey midfielder has made it clear that he wishes to join the U.

Americans Abroad Weekend Rewind: DeAndre Yedlin, Jonathan Gonzalez, Danny Williams and more

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DeAndre Yedlin made his return to the field over the weekend, and it was certainly a successful one.

Yedlin's return was good news for the U.S. Men's National Team heading into the final round of World Cup qualifiers, but it was also good news for Newcastle in a 2-1 win over Stoke City. The USMNT fullback featured for the first time since picking up a hamstring injury in preseason, one that kept him out of the first few matches of Premier League play and September World Cup qualifiers.

Report: Jonathan Gonzalez on Mexico radar following recommendation from Monterrey coach

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Californian native Jonathan Gonzalez has been fundamental in Monterrey's unbeaten record eight matchess into Liga MX's 2017 Apertura, which currently has 'Rayados' reigning supreme in Mexico's unpredictable table.

The 18-year-old midfielder has been a stalwart to head coach Antonio 'Turco' Mohamed, who, after granting Gonzalez and his first minutes in Liga MX play, is reportedly now speaking highly and recommending the Santa Clara born U-20 U.

Americans Abroad Wednesday Rewind: Eric Lichaj, Jorge Villafana and more

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Wednesday was a solid day for a pair of U.S. Men's National Team fullbacks looking to make an impression ahead of World Cup qualifying.

Eric Lichaj played a full 120 minutes for Nottingham Forest on Wednesday as the Championship club upset Premier League side Newcastle United to advance in the League Cup.

The Rest

Sargent, Adams, Weah, up for U.S. Soccer Young Male Player of the Year

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American soccer has a lot of exciting young prospects coming down the pipeline. Several of them are playing at high levels in Europe, as well as coming through American youth clubs and MLS academy systems. Several are already plying their trade at the professional ranks.

U.S. Soccer released its finalists for it's Young Male Player of the Year on Tuesday, and the list is highlighted by 17-year-old forward Josh Sargent.