Mexico 2-0 Trinidad & Tobago: El Tri takes the win in Toluca
Final Score | Mexico 2-0 Trinidad and Tobago, Friendly
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Full time stats
- 84% 15%
- 92% 7%
- 86% 13%
- 84% 15%
- 50% 50%
- 69% 30%
- 82% 17%
- 93% 6%
- 66% 33%
- 74% 25%
- 79% 20%
- 70% 29%
- 56% 43%
- 67% 32%
- 50% 50%
- 69% 30%
- 75% 24%
- 69% 30%
GAME OVER!!! Mexico takes the 2-0 victory over Trinidad and Tobago at Nemesio Díez
Mexico with a free kick but the attempt goes wide over Phillips' net!
Trinidad with the long shot trying to surprise the Mexican goalie, but the attempt goes wide over the net
PHILLIPS!! The goalie blocks Mexico's attempt covering the ball in the grounf to prevent El Tri late goal
The mood in the field gets hot after a hard foul with Torres picking up a yellow card
We're aproaching the last minutes of the match with Mexico leading since the first half
Trinidad with the long shot to try and surprise Mexico but the attempt goes directly to the stands
Trinidad - In goes Gonzalez for James
Venegas founds the ball in Trinidad area but his shoot is super slow that creat no danger for the T&T goali who just picks the ball with his hands
The game lost its rhythm and both sides look in no rush of create more plays in attack
Mexico - In goes Venegas for Cordova and Godinez for JJ Macias
Corner! El Tri with a new chance in attack but the attempt goes nowhere and ends in nothing
CLOOOSEEE!!! Mexico wins a free kick in attack but the attempt goes over Phillips net by little
The back and forth rhytm has taken center stage with long ball and no direction
The lines have opened, which Mexico is taking advantage but not with a lot of energy both teams are slowing its pace
Mexico - In goes Gonzalez for Yrizar
El Tri pressuring hard again while pushing Trinidad onto their side of the field
Mexico with a series of rebounds, first with Phillips save to later Trinidad being saved by the post!
Trinidad getting bold reaching the Mexican side, but the defense is on spot and manages to block Leston Paul's attempt
Foul! Trinidad with a nice chance after winning a free kick in the offensive side, but the attempt goes next to El Tri's box
Trinidad reaches Mexico's side but El Tri's defense keeps the T&T from doing any danger!
PHILLIPS!!! The T&T goalie with a fantastic fly to save Mexico from scoring again while sending the ball to corner
The pace of the game is not as quick as in the first half, however, Mexico still domains the ball and the game
Mexico with a new chance but the center goes nowhere and is cleared by T&T's defense
Corner! Mexico with a new chance to score but the attempt is cleared by Trinidad defense sending it to the other corner
Mexico wins a free kick in the offensive side, an important chance in attack that ends in nothing
El Tri reaches T&T side and have the first attempt on goal of the second half
Mexico takes the ball from the start just like the first half, playing the ball backwards with no rush so far
Second half is underway!
Trinidad and Tobago - In goes Lester for Lewis and Kerr for Thomas
First half stats
Whistle, the first 45 minutes are over!
PHILLIPS!!!! What a save by the T&T goalie to prevent Mexicos' third goal
Trinidad wants to take the ball and create some danger, El Tri allows them get the ball but they fail to create something
Mexico keeps arriving to Phillips box as they want the third goal
El Tri is looking comfortable while pushing Trinidad onto their side of the field
Cristian Calderón left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved by Marvin Phillips
El Tri keeps pressuring hard up front, with Trinidad suffering in defense
Trinidad opens lines a bit giving Mexico more spaces to attack
Mexico with a new clearing from the corner but Phillips is on spot to block El Tri attempt
MACIIIIAS!!!! The striker wants his second of the night as he keeps pushing hard up front
Lewis goes down after a ball to the face, the medical staff checks him out and looks alright in the end
Mexico again!!! EL Tri wants to open the score board and keep shooting on goal, although they're not on point they are pushing hard with attempts
Trinidad gets the ball again this time at Mexico's side of the field, but their attempt is blocked by El Tri's defense
Trinidad wants to react and takes the ball but doesn't go further as Mexico recovers the ball quite fast
Mexico keeps pressuring hard up front, the first goal might be appraching for El Tri
Angulo goes down after a hard foul with Mexico calling for penalty but the ref doesn't concede, however, the Mexican medical staff gets into the field to check on Angulo
Mexico is pressuring hard up front pushing T&T into their side of the field, but Trinidad is well compact on defense
MACIIAS!!! Mexico with the second clear chance with just nine minutes into the game, however the attempt passes by the side of Phillips net
CLOOOOSEEE!! Mexico had the first goal but Marvin Phillips mades a great save to keep his spot at zero!
Trinidad wants to create some danger as they recover the ball but Mexico's defense is on spot to take back the ball
Mexico with the first play in attack as they pushed T&T into their side of the field
Despite the close Trinidad & Tobago lines, Mexico is pushing hard to open up spaces and create some danger
Mexico starts controling the ball with T&T compact on defense closing all the spaces
Toluca is ready and the game is on!
It's time for Mexico's national anthem
The Trinidad and Tobago national anthem starts
AS to follow, Marvin Phillip: The Trinitarian goalkeeper will be in charge of keeping Mexico's striker out of his box, as they will want to score to stay in Martino's future plans.
Trinidad and Tobago
The Trinitarians are also shaping up for the CONCACAF Nations League, where they will face another hexagonal team, Honduras, which is why they'll take the game against Mexico seriously, as T&T will seek to show they're a competitive side.
AS to follow; José Juan Macías: The Club Leon scorer gets his chance with the senior team in order to prove his value and be considered for future call ups.
Gerardo Martino's side is getting ready for its upcoming CONCACAF Nations League matches, and despite not counting with their star lineup, the Argentine coach will be able to try out the youngster squad with El Tri's future in mind.
International duty: Mexico vs T&T, friendly match
Gerardo 'Tata' Martino keeps proving players for the Mexican National team, as El Tri will take on Trinidad and Tobago with an alternate squad with all Liga MX players, that will seek to get a place in the regular lineup.
Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the Mexico vs Trinidad & Tobago, International friendly from Nemesio Diez! Kick-off coming your way at 22:00 ET.
Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the Mexico vs Trinidad & Tobago, International friendly from Nemesio Di! Kick-off coming your way at 22:00 ET.