Tigres' president said Mexico officials haven't approached the club over Ricardo Ferretti taking over El Tri on a permament basis.
Diego Maradona took a trip to Guatemala to obtain his work visa that allows him to be a coach in Mexico.
Matt Miazga mocking Diego Lainez's height took the headlines, but Mexico need Ricardo "Tuca" Ferretti to mold its new generation.
Mexico striker Angel Zaldivar was critical at U.S. defender Matt Miazaga and his apparent gesture toward teammate Diego Lainez.
Tempers flared briefly after U.S. defender Matt Miazga, at 6-foot-4, teased Lainez about his height. But afterward the young Mexican brushed it off.
Mexico showed glimpses of an efficient attack against the U.S. but failure to capitalize on key chances doomed El Tri on Tuesday.