Tunisia enjoyed a perfect warm-up for the June 21-July 19 African Nations Cup after goals from Anice Badri and Naim Sliti helped them to a 2-1 win over 2018 World Cup runners-up Croatia in a friendly on Tuesday.
The Tunisians dominated against an understrength Croatia whose coach Zlatko Dalic fielded several debutants in an unfamiliar 3-5-2 formation, which looked completely at sea against the visitors in Varazdin.
Badri capped a flowing move in the 16th minute to fire Tunisia ahead and the African...
An own goal from Kim Young-gwon gifted Iran a 1-1 draw with South Korea on Tuesday evening, as Marc Wilmots continued his unbeaten start to life as the new head coach of the five-time World Cup qualifiers.
Hwang Ui-jo put the Koreans in front in the 58th minute when a calamitous error in the Iranian defence saw Milad Mohammedi and Morteza Pouralighanji collide as they attempted to reach Lee Yong's punt forward.
With the Iran pair grounded, the Gamba Osaka striker had the time and space to race in...
That's now four wins in four games for new Mexico manager Gerardo "Tata" Martino. Following Sunday night's 3-2 victory over Ecuador, the Argentine has remained undefeated in the lead up to this summer's 2019 Gold Cup.
Ahead of the CONCACAF tournament, here are some takeaways and player ratings from the most recent El Tri result.
It's all about that chemistry. For a team that has had to deal with absences and injury problems, Mexico once again looked like a highly organized and cohesive...