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International soccer friendly: United States vs. Mexico at Azteca Stadium

While I am at RFK Stadium covering a doubleheader featuring Guatemala vs. Paraguay and El Salvador against Jamaica, the U.S. national team is at Azteca Stadium seeking its first-ever victory on Mexican soil. It’s just a friendly, but there’s no such thing as a meaningless match between these adversaries.

Kickoff: 8 p.m. ET.

TV: ESPN2, Univision,

USA: Howard; Johnson, Cameron, Edu, Castillo; Jones, Beckerman, Williams, Torres; Donovan, Gomez. Subs: Rimando, Besler, Orozco Fiscal, Beasley, Corona, Shea, Zusi, Wondolowski, Boyd. Not in uniform: Johnson, Beithasour, Gordon.

MEX: Ochoa; Meza, Rodriguez, Moreno, Torres; Barrera, Zavala, Viniegra, Guardado; Reyna, Hernandez.

Your pregame, in-game and postgame observations are welcome in our comments section.

Steven Goff is The Post’s soccer writer. His beats include D.C. United, MLS and the international game, as well as local college basketball.


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