Matches

17/06/201017 - WeatherPartly Cloudy Night
0:2 (0:0)
  • Javier HERNANDEZ (64')
  • Cuauhtemoc BLANCO (79' PEN)

Summary

Mexico subs shoot down France

Substitutes Javier Hernandez and Cuauhtemoc Blanco were on target as Mexico claimed a thoroughly deserved 2-0 win over France in Polokwane.

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Line-ups

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Substitute(s)

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Coaches

Raymond DOMENECH (FRA)
(MEX) Javier AGUIRRE

Officials

Referee: Khalil Ibrahim AL GHAMDI (KSA)Assistant Referee 1: Hassan KAMRANIFAR (IRN)Assistant Referee 2: Saleh AL MARZOUQI (UAE)Fourth official: Peter O'LEARY (NZL)Fifth official: Matthew TARO (SOL)

Have Your Say

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Latest Comments:
Soccerman79
01/07/2010 at 02:26
Soccerman79 (Mexico)
Thank you all you Irish people who supported Mexico for this game
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Bambinodioro
23/06/2010 at 20:33
Mexico is an ok team but doesn't posses the quality to be world champion. Mexico faced a France that did not want to play, a France (players) that didn't get along with each other, how can you play or win games with a "non" team like that one. What a shame for France to let their fans down
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Zyglrox
22/06/2010 at 16:19
Zyglrox (Russia)
Well done Mexico
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Statistics

8Shots11
7Corner kicks1
2Yellow cards4
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
53%Possession (%)47%
  • Cuauhtemoc Blanco of Mexico converts a penalty
  • Disappointed supporters of France leave Peter Mokaba stadium in Polokwane
  • Hector Moreno of Mexico closes down Franck Ribery of France
  • Franck Ribery of France gestures
  • Bakari Sagna of France puts his arm around Carlos Vela of Mexico
  • Javier Aguirre head coach of Mexico issues instructions from the sideline

"We wanted to provide our country with some joy this evening, but this victory is just the first step and we still have a long way to go," Javier Hernandez, Mexico striker.