Tata Martino announced the Mexico squad he will be taking to the Qatar World Cup.
The Argentine coach has decided to include only one player from La Liga in the Mexico team in the form of Real Betis’ Andrés Guardado.
This will be the veteran’s fifth appearance on the biggest stage of international football, having played in the World Cups held in Germany, South Africa, Brazil and Russia previously.
Mexico World Cup squad
Goalkeepers: Guillermo Ochoa (Club América), Rodolfo Cota (León), Alfredo Talavera (Juárez).
Defenders: Néstor Araújo (Club América), Jesús Gallardo (Monterrey), Gerardo Arteaga (Genk), Héctor Moreno (Monterrey), Jorge Sánchez (Ajax), Johan Vásquez (Cremonese), César Montes (Monterrey), Kevin Álvarez (Pachuca).
Midfielders: Erick Gutiérrez (PSV), Orbelin Pineda (AEK), Héctor Herrera (Houston Dvnamo), Carlos Rodríguez (Cruz Azul), Andrés Guardado (Real Betis), Roberto Alvarado (Chivas), Edson Álvarez (Ajax), Luis Chávez (Pachuca), Uriel Antuna (Cruz Azul), Luis Romo (Monterrey).
Forwards: Hirving Lozano (Napoli), Rogelio Funes Mori (Monterrey), Henry Martín (Club América), Raúl Jiménez (Wolves), Alexis Vega (Chivas).
GSFN | Tom Cserép