Mexico team, schedule and form

Accustomed to coming out of the group stage, Mexico will face increased competition if they are to stay in Group C at the 2022 World Cup. Squad, schedule and form, here’s all it takes know about Tri.

Guillermo Ochoa, Mexico

Mexico’s squad for the 2022 World Cup

Despite the end of the era of Rafa Marquez, Carlos Vela, Chicharito and other Giovani Dos Santos, Mexico has a group rich in experience with the captains Guillermo Ochoa and Héctor Herrera plus the star of this selection, Hirving Lozano, striker from Napoli.

Guardians: Rodolfo Cota (Club Leon, Mexico), Guillermo Ochoa (Club America, Mexico), Alfredo Talavera (Juarez, Mexico)

Defenders: Jorge Sànchez (Ajax Amsterdam, Netherlands), Kevin Alvarez (Pachuca, Mexico), Néstor Araujo (Club America, Mexico), José Juan Vàzquez (Club Tijuana, Mexico), Hector Moreno (Monterrey, Mexico), César Montes (Monterrey , Mexico), Gerardo Arteaga (RC Genk, Belgium), Jesus Gallardo (Monterrey, Mexico).

Environments : Andrés Guardado (Betis, Spain), Héctor Herrera (Houston Dynamo, USA), Carlos Alberto Rodriguez (Cruz Azul, Mexico), Erick Gutiérrez (PSV, Netherlands), Luis Chavez (Pachuca, Mexico), Edson Alvarez (Ajax, Netherlands), Orbelin Pineda (AEK, Greece), Luis Romo (Monterrey, Mexico).

Forwards: Roberto Alvarado (CD Guadalajara, Mexico), Alexis Vega (Guadalajara Chivas, Mexico), Hirving Lozano (Naples, Italy), Raul Jimenez (Wolverhampton, England), Uriel Antuna (Cruz Azul), Henry Martin (Club America, Mexico), Rogelio Funes Mori (Monterrey, Mexico).

Mexico schedule (Group C)

  • Tuesday November 22, 2022, 5 p.m., Mexico – Poland (Day 1)
  • Saturday November 26, 8 p.m., Argentina – Mexico (Day 2)
  • Wednesday November 30, 8 p.m., Saudi Arabia – Mexico (3rd day)

The shape of Mexico

Unfortunate finalist of the last Gold Cup against the United States and qualified for the World Cup as 2e nation of the Concacaf Zone, Mexico has generally been present during the last major meetings. On the other hand, the last campaign of friendly matches did not completely reassure, with defeats against Sweden (1-2), Colombia (2-3), Paraguay (0-1) or Uruguay (0 -3).

Facts about Mexico

The Mexicans have shown remarkable consistency in the most prestigious of competitions and thus remain on an impressive series of 7 consecutive qualifications for the round of 16. Only downside: each time, the Tri was then eliminated… in the round of 16!

Mexico’s chances at the 2022 World Cup

For the band at Tata Martino, we thought that everything would be decided in the first match against Poland, but the surprise victory of Saudi Arabia against the Argentinian favorite (2-1) makes this group completely unreadable. This increased competition is not necessarily good news for Tata Martino’s men, who have not been flamboyant in recent months…

History of Mexico at the World Cup: 17th participation, including two quarter-finals