MIGUEL HERRERA announced the list of players who will represent Mexico at the World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Mexico coach has selected 23 players among whom are some proven names like Rafa Marquez, Giovani dos Santos and Javier Hernandez.
“It was difficult to choose the best ones. We talked for hours about the list, I took advice and I made the final decision on who goes with us,” said Herrera.
Mexicans are starting their World Cup preparations on May 12, and before the start of the World Cup they will play a friendly match against Israel, Ecuador and Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Goalkeepers: Jesus Corona (Cruz Azul), Guillermo Ochoa (Ajaccio), Alfredo Talavera (Toluca)
Defense: Rafa Marquez (Leon), Diego Reyes (Porto), Miguel Layun (America), Paul Aguilar (America), Andres Guardado (Leverkusen), Hector Moreno (Espanyol), Francisco Rodriguez (America), Carlos Salcido (Tigres UANL)
Midfielders: Carlos Pena (Leon), Hector Herrera (Porto), Isaac Brizuela (Toluca), Marco Fabian (Cruz Azul), Juan Carlos Medina (America), Luis Montes (Leon), Jose Juan Vazquez (Leon)
Forwards: Javier Hernandez (Manchester United), Giovani dos Santos (Villarreal), Raul Jimenez (America), Alan Pulido (Tigres), Oribe Peralta (Santos Laguna)