Thanks to South Korea, Mexico advances to 16th round (now 7 times in a row) to face Brazil on Monday.
Question? Which Mexico team will come out and play? Mexico’s amazing first 2 World Cup games, or its recent lack-luster loss to Sweden.
Lets hear your comments below!
Today, Brazil beat Serbia 2-0 [to top the group] and set up a game against Mexico in the round of 16. Sweden beat Mexico 3-0 earlier in the day but the Mexicans advanced despite the loss when South Korea upset defending champion Germany 2-0.
Who’s going to win?
- for current standings, click graphic below.
Bay Area viewing parties!
About World Cup 2018:
Mexico’s first 3 matches of 2018 World Cup began on June 17th.
Officially the World Cup began last Thursday, June 14th , and will offer 64 games, where most matches start early at around 5 am. Russia, the host country, was be the first country to compete vs. Saudi Arabia. (they are the 2 lowest scoring teams right now).
- Where to watch: Telemundo television in Spanish. (see below for details).
- Schedule: See all the 2018 World Cup soccer matches here!
Video: Mexico’s amazing 1st match vs Germany!
Here’s the Russian cities:
Telemundo Deportes has exclusive Spanish broadcasting rights. Coverage begins on Thursday’s opener between Russia and Saudi Arabia — along with its sister channel Universo.
They’ll offer more than 1,500 hours of coverage from Russia across all platforms, including more than 500 hours on television and over 1,000 hours across digital.
Website coverage: All 64 games will be broadcast and live-streamed. click here!
How did Mexico qualify for 2018 World Cup?
Mexico won through with a 1-0 win over Panama on 1 September 2017. They secured qualification with three matches remaining.
Mexico has only reached the 16th round of the last 6 straight World Cup games.
MEXICO’S NEW JERSEY!
adidas and the Mexican Football Federation revealed the new jersey for Mexico’s National Team, which debuted in-game on March 29, 2016 in their FIFA World Cup™ Qualifier versus Canada.
The jersey features the traditional green colorway with tonal vertical stripes on the front and sleeves. The brand’s three stripes are highlighted in white and are placed on the sides of the jersey for the first time ever in a Mexico National Team jersey. The full uniform includes white shorts and red socks to represent the colors of Mexico’s flag.
Video: Overview of World Cup!