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12/07/2007
3:0 (1:0)
  • Giovani DOS SANTOS (23' PEN)
  • Omar ESPARZA (85')
  • Pablo BARRERA (90'+4)

Summary

Mexico knock out brave Congo

Mexico managed to eliminate ten-man Congo by a flattering score of 3-0 in their Round of Sixteen contest in Montreal on Thursday to set up a marquis quarter-final with Argentina.

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Line-up

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1
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6
3
7
5
8
6
10
7
11
9
12
10
14
13
15
16
17
18
18

Substitute(s)

12
16
21
21
4
3
8
4
11
5
14
9
15
13
17
19
19
20
20
2

Coaches

Jesus RAMIREZ (MEX)
(FRA) Eddie HUDANSKI

Officials

Referee: Viktor KASSAI (HUN)Assistant Referee 1: Gabor EROS (HUN)Assistant Referee 2: Tibor VAMOS (HUN)Fourth official: Peter O LEARY (NZL)

Statistics

12Shots15
9Corner kicks4
5Yellow cards3
0Second yellow card and red card1
0Red Cards0
52%Possession (%)48%
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  • Mexico - Congo
  • Mexico - Congo
  • Mexico - Congo
  • Mexico - Congo
  • Mexico - Congo
Jesus Ramirez: "The key was staying focused, despite the problems we had in scoring. We kept control of the ball and Christian Bermudez and Pablo Barrera certainly helped us dominate in midfield when they came on."