In arguably the greatest World Cup ever, the five week adventure that is the grand global tournament in Brazil has now concluded.
Now in a fitting conclusion that saw a resilient and mentally strong German side win their fourth world championship (and first as a unified national side), we've put together a final team of the tournament that represents the best starting XI.
Miguel Herrera received a contract extension set to leave him as head of El Tri until 2018 as the Mexican Football Federation announced today. Herrera recently lead the Mexican National team to the knock-out stages of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil after El Tri was close struggled to qualify for the World Cup itself.
Spotted hanging in the streets of Mexico by Xeu Deportes, some jilted Mexican fan has seen fit to make themselves an Arjen Robben piñata on which to thrash out their frustrations after the wilting Dutchman dived to con Holland a penalty against El Tri back in the last 16.
The US takes on Mexico with a berth in next year's World Cup on the line.
The United States women's national team continues its run in the Concacaf Women's Championship tonight, taking on Mexico in the semifinals. However, more important than this tournament is its role as Concacaf's qualification process for the 2015 World Cup: should the United States win this game, they will be automatically qualified for the tournament.
Mexico vs Honduras 2014 Highlights Friendly 2-0 Hernandez Alanis Goals Video is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter
Mexico vs Honduras 2014 Highlights Friendly 2-0 Hernandez Alanis Goals Video is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter Mexico vs Honduras 2014 (El Tri Honduras VIDEO BELOW) Final score and result:- Mexico vs Honduras 2-0 (Chicharito, Alanis) Estadio Zoque VMR- 9 October, 2014 First half goals from Chicharito and Oswaldo Alanis [.
Mexico vs Bolivia 2014 Denver Friendly Highlights 1-0 Miguel Layun Goal Video is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter
Mexico vs Bolivia 2014 Denver Friendly Highlights 1-0 Miguel Layun Goal Video is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter Mexico vs Bolivia 2014 (Mexico Bolivia VIDEO BELOW) Final score and result:- Mexico vs Bolivia 1-0 (Layun) Dick's Sporting Goods Park, Denver, Colorado- 9 September, 2014- 9/9/14 Miguel Layun scores as Mexico [.
Meant to get this up Sunday, got occupied, totally flaked. Edgar Castillo opened his Atlas account with a consolation goal in their 2-1 loss to Monterrey. The play starts at around 1:20. - Greg Seltzer
I meant to get this up the other night and it slipped my slippery mind: Alonso Hernandez opened his Monterrey account with snazzy late winner in midweek Copa MX action. The goal play starts about 1:51 on the reel. - Greg Seltzer
One of the most prestigious Youth Competitions in the World the Milk Cup hosted by Northern Ireland since 1983 and teams from all over the World competing was dragged into the mud on Wednesday night as a game between Mexico and Northern Ireland turned violent with one Northern Ireland player receiving a kick to the head while on the ground.
ROCHESTER, N.Y. Thursday was the last chance for U.S. Women's National Team players to show coach Jill Ellis they should be included on next month's World Cup qualifying roster. Again, they made Ellis' job very difficult.
For the third time in team history, the U.S. Women's National Team will take the field at Rio Tinto Stadium.
U.S. Soccer announced Monday that the Salt Lake City area will play host to a clashbetween the U.S. and Mexico on September 13. The matchup will be the first of a two-part series, with the two teams also scheduled to face off September 18at Sahlen's Stadium in Rochester, N.
The U.S. Women's National Team will behosting Mexico in a pair of friendly matches as part of their final preparations for the 2014 CONCACAF Women's Championship, which will determine entry into the 2015 Women's World Cup.
Manchester United negotiating €20m transfer deal with Real Madrid - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Last night Real Madrid gave Soccerlens tower a big shock. The ever reliable Gianluca di Marzio claimed that Real Madrid are keen to sign Manchester United's striker Javier Hernandez and have entered into negotiation with the Red Devils.
Deal Agreed, Manchester United and Juventus finally set for transfer today - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Finally, Manchester United and Juventus are close to completing a deal. We still don't know whether United can seal a deal for Arturo Vidal, but reports from Italy suggest, Juventus might secure a deal for Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez.
Striker "needs to leave" Manchester United claims manager - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Mexico bossMiguel Herrera has advised Javier Hernandez, who has been reduced to bit-part role at Manchester United, to leave Old Trafford in the summer and join a club like Juventus where he will get regular game time.
Inter Milan reignite interest in Manchester United star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Inter Milan is fast becoming an attractive destination for good players all over the world. There is a typical unrest in Italy at the moment, with clubs like Juventus, Roma and AC Milan facing the prospects of losingtheir star players to big clubs in Europe.
Manchester United and Mexico striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez has went public with his disappointment over how he was treated by former United manager David Moyes last season.
The 26-year-old only made six starts in the Premier League last year and had to settle for 18 appearances from substitutes bench as Moyes preferred to use Wayne Rooney, Robin van Persie and Danny Welbeck ahead of him.
Atletico Madrid has signed Club America striker Raul Jimenez to a six-year deal according to the Spanish press. An official announcement from both clubs will be made on Wednesday and the player is rumored to be on his way to Madrid to be unveiled to Atletico supporters.
The reigning champions of La Liga has reportedly paid a fee of£8.
Mexico international goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa has flown to Spain to finalize a move to Malaga.
Ochoa was one of the standout performers during this summer's World Cup in Brazil. He made countless game saving stops during Mexico's tournament run with his most notable performance perhaps taking place in a 0-0 group stage match against the host nation, Brazil.
Manger Profile: Mexico's Miguel Herrera - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Commonly known to El Tri fan´s and followers of Mexican domestic football as piojo, Spanish for louse, Miguel Ernesto Herrera Aguirre is definitely a character as the world was able to see in the recent World Cup in Brazil.
Liverpool are in hot pursuit of Mexico left-back Miguel Layun, according to Mexican newspaper Fichajes. The 26-year old - who currently plays his football at Club America - has been another player who has shone on the World Cup stage following a string of impressive performances for Mexico in Brazil.