Mexico national team goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa is looking to leave Belgian club Standard Liege this summer, with Sunday's game against Genk likely to be his last in the Belgian first division.
"There's still a game left, but I think it will be my last," said Ochoa after his team's 2-0 win over Club Brugge on Thursday, in quotes published on the league's website.
"We've already spoken with the club and there are things still to resolve, but I think it is the time to leave."
Ochoa joined Standard...
Israel Luna scored the tie-breaking goal in the 108th minute, and Mexico beat the United States 2-1 in extra time Thursday night to win its fourth straight CONCACAF Under-17 Championship.
Mexico has won eight CONCACAF Under-17 titles and the U.S. three, in 1983, 1992 and 2011. Costa Rica and Cuba have won one each.
The U.S., Mexico, Canada and Haiti qualified for the Under-17 World Cup by winning their quarterfinals. The tournament will be played in Brazil from Oct. 5-27.
Griffin Yow put the United...
LAFC captain Carlos Vela has confirmed that he asked to be excluded from Mexico's squad for the Gold Cup this summer and has hinted that his days in the national team could be over.
Vela has 12 goals in 12 games in MLS this year and is the front-runner for the MVP award, but wasn't included by Gerardo "Tata" in Mexico's March friendlies and was omitted from El Tri's preliminary Gold Cup squad.
Vela stated that family reasons were fundamental in not wanting to play for El Tri, as well as making...
Gio Reyna scored on a free kick for his sixth goal of the tournament as the United States beat Canada 4-0 Tuesday night to set up a meeting with Mexico in the final of the CONCACAF Under-17 Championship.
Bryang Kayo put the U.S. ahead in the 47th minute before Reyna, a son of former U.S. national team captain Claudio Reyna, was fouled by Simon Colyn just outside the penalty area and converted his free kick in the 63rd.
Ricardo Pepi added goals in the 78th and 82nd minutes, giving him three in the...