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Tevez Powers Argentina Progress

Tevez Powers Argentina Progress

TWO goals by Carlos Tevez - one hugely-controversial and the other a wonderful strike - sent Argentina through to the quarter-finals of the World Cup after a 3-1 win over a spirited Mexico side. 28 Jun 2010
Aguirre Aims to Prove Doubters Wrong

Aguirre Aims to Prove Doubters Wrong

MEXICO coach Javier Aguirre is determined to prove wrong those who predict his side are "dead and gone" even before kick-off in their World Cup last 16 encounter with Argentina. 27 Jun 2010
Torrado: We Can Beat Argentina

Torrado: We Can Beat Argentina

MEXICO midfielder Gerardo Torrado is adamant his side should not be dismissed when they come up against Argentina in the World Cup last-16 stage in Johannesburg on Sunday. 26 Jun 2010
Mexico Issue Rallying Cry

Mexico Issue Rallying Cry

MEXICO midfielder Gerardo Torrado insists his team will "play to the death" to beat Argentina in Sunday's World Cup last-16 encounter at Soccer City in Johannesburg. 25 Jun 2010
Mexico Fans Party In Sydney Pic Gallery

Mexico Fans Party In Sydney Pic Gallery

We popped on the sombreros and mariached down to join the Mexican fans ahead of the Uruguay clash at Darling Harbour's Helm Bar. Pics by Aidan Ormond. 23 Jun 2010
France And South Africa Exit World Cup

France And South Africa Exit World Cup

URUGUAY and Mexico became the first countries into the last 16 of the World Cup but the dream is over for hosts South Africa and the humiliated France side. 23 Jun 2010
Aguirre: No Room For Doubts

Aguirre: No Room For Doubts

JAVIER Aguirre has warned his Mexico players not to take any doubts onto the pitch when they come up against Uruguay later today, insisting that only victory will suffice in their Group A clash. 22 Jun 2010
Aguirre Urges Caution

Aguirre Urges Caution

MEXICO coach Javier Aguirre has urged his players to keep their feet on the ground as they prepare for Tuesday's Group A match against Uruguay. 19 Jun 2010
'France Ran Out Of Ideas'

'France Ran Out Of Ideas'

FRANCE midfielder Jeremy Toulalan admits he and his team-mates ran out of ideas in the disastrous defeat to Mexico which looks like bringing their World Cup to a premature end. 19 Jun 2010
Mexico Say Au Revoir To France

Mexico Say Au Revoir To France

NEW Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez scored as Mexico moved close to qualification and hastened France's exit with a 2-0 win. 18 Jun 2010
Mexico v France Pic Special

Mexico v France Pic Special

Mexico as good as condemned France to an early return home with a 2-0 win today. Pics by Getty Images 18 Jun 2010
Mexico to Attack Les Bleus

Mexico to Attack Les Bleus

MEXICO coach Javier Aguirre has urged his players to attack France when the pair meet in Group A at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane tomorrow. 17 Jun 2010
Torrado Excited By France Clash

Torrado Excited By France Clash

MEXICO captain Gerardo Torrado is relishing the chance to face France on Thursday. 15 Jun 2010
Vela Focused Only on Mexico

Vela Focused Only on Mexico

MEXICO forward Carlos Vela has his sights set on a three-point haul against France on Thursday and is taking little heed of the supposed problems Les Bleus are experiencing. 15 Jun 2010
Hosts Held By Mexico In Opener

Hosts Held By Mexico In Opener

IN the end it was not the result South Africa wanted but also not the result many of its football-mad population of 50 million feared either as the host nation came so close to snatching a fairytale victory in the opening game of the 2010 World Cup on Friday night. 12 Jun 2010
South Africa v Mexico Pic Special

South Africa v Mexico Pic Special

All the match action from the World Cup opener between hosts South Africa and Mexico at Soccer City in Soweto, Johannesburg. Pics by Getty Images. 12 Jun 2010
Aguirre Keyed Up for Party-Pooper Role

Aguirre Keyed Up for Party-Pooper Role

JAVIER Aguirre is confident his Mexico side can gatecrash host nation South Africa's party when the two sides come up against each other in the World Cup opener at Soccer City tomorrow. 11 Jun 2010
Marquez Boost for Mexico

Marquez Boost for Mexico

BARCELONA defender Rafael Marquez has given Mexico a major boost ahead of Friday's World Cup opener against hosts South Africa by returning to training. 9 Jun 2010
Aguirre Happy With Win

Aguirre Happy With Win

MEXICO coach Javier Aguirre was a happy man after his team defeated Italy 2-1 in a pre-World Cup friendly match in Belgium. 6 Jun 2010
Aguirre Boosted By Italy Win

Aguirre Boosted By Italy Win

MEXICO coach Javier Aguirre believes last night's friendly victory against Italy will serve as a timely confidence boost heading into the World Cup. 5 Jun 2010
Mexico Shock Italy

Mexico Shock Italy

GOALS from Carlos Vela and second-half substitute Alberto Medina helped Mexico to consign world champions Italy to a friendly 2-1 defeat in Brussels tonight. 4 Jun 2010