The national team won the moderate Jamaica 2-1 at the start of the eighth final qualifier of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Mexico City (quasi). – Henry Martin scored the goal in the final minutes of the game. However, Gerardo Martino, head coach, looked to the seven Olympic gold medalists from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The national team lost to Jamaica by a narrow score of 2-1 at Qatar’s 2022 World cup.
FIFA issued a veto to the Mexican Football Association because of homophobic comments. The rain continued in the Aztec stadium and the Tricolor team managed to salvage a victory.
Henry Martin was called to the bench in the last minutes of the irregular match. In the 89th minutes, the American player touched first the ball with his righthand and won a dramatic victory.
Mexico emerged as the sole leader of the World Cup qualifiers after much trouble. All the other competitors were able to complete their matches without any comments.
The national team won the Gold Cup in 49 minutes with a goal by Alexis Vega, another Olympic medalist.
A bad refusal by Jorge Sanchez, also a bronze medalist at 2020 Tokyo Olympics, in the region, was converted into an assist. Shamar Nicholson, who is 64, did not even temporarily miss this account.
The game’s first section ended with very few players reaching the goal. Despite this, Rogelio Funes Mori missed the clearest game in the first quarter, which was the product of Jorge Sanchez’s unparalleled assist and failed header.
Roberto Alvarado also scored a Mexican goal. But, Funes Mori’s pass was enough to get the ball open.
Gerardo Martino decided that Henry Martin should be sent to the court in the 81st minutes for Alexis Vega. Vega had been suffering from severe fatigue due to continuous rain.
Martin grabbed the ball at the penalty area’s edge and placed it in the corner. To avoid being taunted, Martin kicked hard.
Mexico will be visiting Costa Rica in the second Concacaf World Cup qualifier. Although Mexico has tied the game with Panama, GerardoMartino Martino, the country’s head coach is absent. The latter will have surgery to correct retinal issues.