Archives: Mexico

Cross Border Thoughts: Mexico and Canada

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

I understand this is a website dedicated to MLS and US Soccer, but please indulge me in this moment of personal privilege about our neighbors to the south and our neighbors to the north. Guille Franco opened his Premier League … Continue reading

United States v Mexico Live and Online

Posted on by Johnathan Starling

CONCACAF World Cup Qualification begins the home stretch tonight as round one of the hexagonal begins and what a clash to start out with. The weather is miserable, but not cold in Columbus and the United States only have Mexico … Continue reading

Fear the Turtle and other thoughts

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Maryland won its third NCAA title yesterday with a 1-0 victory over North Carolina in Frisco, TX. The Terps came into the tournament as the number two seed behind fellow ACC school, Wake Forest finished the season with 15 straight … Continue reading

Mendoza Looking for ” El Tri” Callup

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Luis Bueno of is reporting that Panchito Mendoza of Chivas USA is under strong consideration to be called up for Mexico’s next friendly. If Mendoza does get a call up he will be first MLS player who has never … Continue reading

How the Mexican Media Covers Football

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

As most of our readers, and listeners to the Major League Soccer Talk podcast know, I spent last week vacationing in Mexico. It was an exciting time to be south of the border with the finals of the Gold Cup … Continue reading

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Mexico’s Continued Pain and Alexi Lalas

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

I must admit having a new respect for the Mexican people today even if I still detest their national football team. They are a people who seemed to have so much hope that today they would finally remove the spell … Continue reading

US and Mexico Avoid Each Other Until the Finals

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Mexico’s hard fought 1-o victory over Panama last night in Houston ensured that the US would avoid playing Mexico until a potential Gold Cup final on June 24th in Chicago. Had a draw taken place last night the US would … Continue reading