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2017 FIFA U20 World Cup: Solanke fires England into last four

CHEONAN, SOUTH KOREA - JUNE 5: Dominic Solanke of England, left, celebrates with Adam Armstrong after scoring a goal during the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 Quarter Final match between Mexico and England at Cheonan Baekseok Stadium on June 5, 2017 in Cheonan, South Korea. (Photo by Maddie Meyer - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

England edged Mexico 1-0 thanks to a second-half strike from Dominic Solanke to book the last semi-final ticket at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017. Solanke received a pin-point pass from Young Lions captain Lewis Cook as he made a run on top of the penalty area. He then hit a low shot which proved too difficult for ...

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World Cup 2026: USA, Canada & Mexico to make joint bid

Germany won the 2014 World Cup in Brazil (Image credit: Getty Images)

The United States, Canada and Mexico have announced they will make a joint bid to host the 2026 World Cup. It will be the first tournament after the expansion from 32 teams to 48 and, if successful, would be the first time a World Cup has been shared by three hosts. The proposal would be for the USA to host ...

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Black Stars to play friendly against Mexico in June

Black Stars team

The Black Stars have lined up an international friendly against Mexico to be played on June 28 at Houston’s NRG Stadium in Texas, USA. The Federación Mexicana de Fútbol (FMF), Soccer United Marketing (SUM), Lone Star Sports & Entertainment and the Houston Dynamo today announced that Mexico will play Ghana on Wednesday, June 28 (7:30 p.m. CT), at Houston’s NRG ...

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Mexico get Germany, Brazil have South Africa in 2016 Olympic football draw

Mexico won gold in London four years ago.

Defending Olympic champions Mexico have been drawn against Germany, Fiji and South Korea in the Group C of the men’s football tournament this summer. Mexico, who beat Brazil 2-1 in the 2012 final at Wembley Stadium in London to win their first-ever football gold at the Olympics, won the CONCACAF Men’s Olympic Qualifying Championship to reach Rio — along with ...

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Mexico sack coach Miguel Herrera days after Gold Cup win

Gone: Miguel Herrera (Image credit: Getty Images)

Mexico have sacked coach Miguel Herrera less than two days after their Gold Cup win, following allegations that he punched a reporter. The television journalist says he was hit in the neck and threatened by Herrera at Philadelphia Airport. Incoming Mexican Soccer Federation boss Decio de Maria said the incident was not in keeping with the body’s “spirit of fair ...

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Mexico crowned Gold Cup champs


Mexico shook off two controversy-laden triumphs to defeat Jamaica 3-1 in Sunday’s Gold Cup final, hoisting a record seventh trophy and shrugging off any notion of a tainted title. Mexican captain Andres Guardado scored in the 31st minute, Jesus Corona added another in the 47th and Oribe Peralta scored in the 61st as two defensive blunders by Michael Hector doomed ...

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