Latest Mexico National Soccer Team News

De Boer takes over Atlanta United with big shoes to fill

Jan. 14, 2019 7:37 PM EST

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Frank de Boer was sacked by Inter Milan after less than three months on the job. He lasted just four Premier League games at Crystal Palace. Now, after two short-lived coaching stints, de Boer has a chance to revive his career with the wildly popular champions of Major League Soccer....

Mexico's Martino won't promise a World Cup quarterfinal

Jan. 7, 2019 3:30 PM EST

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Aware Mexico is obsessed with reaching the World Cup quarterfinals for the first time since 1986, Gerardo "Tata" Martino did not make any promises when he was introduced as El Tri's new coach. "I can't answer how is it that I will be able to reach the fifth game of a World Cup that it's...

Dutch player, coach Frank de Boer takes over Atlanta United

Dec. 23, 2018 2:20 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Frank de Boer, who appeared in two World Cups for the Netherlands during an illustrious playing career and went on to capture four straight league titles as Ajax coach, is taking over at Atlanta United. The Major League Soccer champions announced the coaching hire Sunday, with plans for a...

US women to open 2019 at France, play Mexico in send-off

Dec. 6, 2018 6:16 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The United States women's soccer team will open next year with games at World Cup host France and Spain and finish a 10-game schedule leading to the tournament with a send-off match against Mexico at Harrison, New Jersey, on May 26. The defending world champion Americans play France at Le...

Berhalter hired as US soccer coach after World Cup failure

Dec. 2, 2018 1:02 PM EST

Gregg Berhalter was hired Sunday to coach the U.S. men's national team, making him the first person to run the Americans after playing for them at the World Cup. Berhalter, who spent the past five seasons as coach of Major League Soccer's Columbus Crew, represents a generational change for an American team...