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06/11/2007500 - WeatherRain
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  • James NAKA (3'01" 21'05" 33'09")
  • Gustavo ROSALES (8'02" 16'04")
  • Morgan PLATA (13'03" 28'07")
  • Ricardo VILLALOBOS (26'06")
  • Alejandro POZOS (34'10")

Summary

Mexico hold nerve to advance
Mexico took full advantage of Russia's defeat by beating the Solomon Islands to book a quarter-final berth in their debut appearance. More »

Line-up

12
12
2
4
4
6
8
9
10
11

Substitute(s)

1
1
5
2
6
3
7
7
9
8
11
10

Coaches

Terrence VAN DILLEN (NZL)
(MEX) Ramon RAYA

Officials

Referee: SLYVA Sergejus (LTU)Second referee: INFANTES Pedro (VEN)Third referee: EIRIZ Ruben (ESP)Timekeeper: SHARIFAT Ali (IRN)

Statistics

30Shots44
4Corner kicks9
2Overheads0
0Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
46%Possession (%)54%
  • Solomon Islands - Mexico
  • Solomon Islands - Mexico
  • Solomon Islands -Mexico
  • Solomon Islands - Mexico
  • Solomon Islands - Mexico
  • Solomon Islands - Mexico

Ramon Raya,Mexicocoach: I've been part of a lot of important games, but today was the first time I cried at the end of football match. There are no words to describe how I felt. We knew it was going to be a tough group but we believed we could qualify from it. Now we should to savour this victory and then turn our thoughts to Spain.