2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
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1hTom Marshall

Marquez gets green light for World Cup - sources

Mexico legend Rafael Marquez will be allowed to play at the upcoming World Cup, with sources telling ESPN Mexico on Friday he could be picked.

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18hDavid Faitelson

Enjoy Marquez while you still can

Rafa Marquez's playing career is coming to a close, and with it the opportunity to appreciate one of the greatest players in Mexican soccer history.

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23hESPN staff

Zlatan eager to play alongside Gio dos Santos

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is optimistic he will finally be able to play alongside Giovani dos Santos when the LA Galaxy face Atlanta United on Saturday.

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4dTom Marshall

Mexico's Marquez regrets joining Red Bulls

Marquez spent seven years at Barcelona before moving to MLS in 2010, but the 39-year-old said he doesn't believe it was the right move in hindsight.

EXCLUSIVE: Marquez opens up about World Cup hopes (2:20)
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5dAssociated Press

South Africa to back Morocco World Cup bid

On Monday, the South African federation said Danny Jordaan had assured a visiting Morocco bid delegation that he would lobby African officials.

EPA/Manuel de Almeida
5dCesar Hernandez

Herrera, Lozano shine among Mexico's Europeos

Looking back at the past week, Mexican soccer fans can revel in Hector Herrera's match-winner for Porto and Hirving Lozano's triumph with PSV.

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8dJeff Carlisle

CONMEBOL endorses North America WC bid

Together with a bloc of votes from Central America, the North American bid now has 17 of the 104 votes needed to win the hosting rights.

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8dTom Marshall

Dos Santos bros on WC: This is our moment

"This is our moment. Our dream is to be on the pitch together, be starters, enjoy the fans, the family and above all enjoy ourselves on the pitch."

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8dTom Marshall

Dos Santos: I'd choose LA over Spurs, Atleti

Mexico forward Giovani dos Santos says he would have rejected offers from Atletico Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur in order to come to MLS.

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10dRafael Ramos Villagrana

Heroic Chivas left carrying torch for Liga MX

Chivas were tested to their limits by the New York Red Bulls but held firm to reach the CONCACAF Champions League final. America couldn't join them.

AP Photo/Matt York)
11dTom Marshall

Marquez closing in on Mexico World Cup spot

Mexico's Rafa Marquez is closing in on his fifth World Cup, with his lawyer indicating there are no legal barriers to the 39-year-old appearing.

ICYMI: Pogba crushes City, Messi dazzles again (1:22)
What is it about Chicharito and playing against Chelsea? (2:06)
Chicharito fires West Ham back on level terms (0:56)
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15dPA Sport

FIFA to evaluate U.S.-led WC bid April 9-13

FIFA has announced the schedule for the bid evaluation visits in the increasingly tense race to stage the 2026 World Cup.

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16dCesar Hernandez

After slow start, Tigres are roaring back

Tigres are one of Liga MX's top teams but it took them a long time to finally find the kind of form that they're capable of.

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16dJeff Carlisle

Confusion over Dominica, St. Lucia '26 votes

The Caribbean Football Union's chief cautioned against statements by the governments of St. Lucia and Dominica supporting Morocco's 2026 World Cup bid

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16dTom Marshall

Mexico's Osorio: I'm interested in 2-3 jobs

Juan Carlos Osorio won't decide on his future until after the World Cup and admitted interest in other jobs beyond being Mexico manager.

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16dIan Holyman

France to vote Morocco over U.S. in 2026

France will vote for Morocco to stage the 2026 World Cup and not the North American bid, according to the French Football Federation president.

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Goal Difference3Tied-15th
Goals Scored4Tied-22nd
Assists4Tied-8th
Goals Conceded1Tied-16th