SAMARA, Russia (AP) — Brazil captain Thiago Silva is hoping Neymar plays as well as some of his Paris Saint-Germain teammates have done in the knockout round of the World Cup. More
06/18/2018 by PeekYou Team
Neither of the two favorites to win the World Cup — Germany and Brazil — was able to pull out a win in their opening matches Sunday in Russia, shaking up the field and shaking Mexico City enough to register as a seismic event. More
06/29/2017 by PeekYou Team
Author: Alexander Abnos / Source: SI.com
Germany jumped out to a quick 2–0 lead and scored another two in the second half, while Marco Fabian’s golazo was the only Mexico tally in a thorough 4–1 win for Die Mannschaft in the Confederations Cup semifinal on Thursday. More
06/12/2017 by PeekYou Team
Author: Aaron West / Source: FOX Sports
The USMNT battled to a 1-1 draw with Mexico in the Azteca Stadium, in a rivalry match that had just about everything you’d want from a meeting of this magnitude. Coming off a vibrant win against Trinidad and Tobago, the U.S. put in another energetic performance, but how did they stack up on an individual basis?
Brad Guzan – 5.5
The goalkeeper position is still wide open for the USMNT. More
02/01/2017 by PeekYou Team
Author: ESPN Staff Writer / Source: ESPN.com
HOUSTON – The New England Patriots will play the Oakland Raiders in Mexico City during the 2017 regular season, the NFL officially announced Wednesday. More
01/16/2017 by PeekYou Team
Author: Sam Sodomsky / Source: pitchfork.com
Early this morning, a fatal shooting took place at BPM Festival, an electronic music event in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. In an official statement on the BPM Facebook page, organizers confirmed that four people had been killed, “including three members of the BPM security team,” and 12…
11/22/2016 by PeekYou Team
Source: FOX Sports
MEXICO CITY (AP) Mexican fans welcomed the NFL in raucous fashion, and it probably won’t be the last time Azteca Stadium hosts American futbol.
Next time, however, they’ll try to ban laser pointers.
Nearly 80,000 fans came to see the Raiders defeat the Houston Texans in a 27-20 win Monday night in what felt like a Raiders home game.
The crowd harassed the Texans and supported the Raiders , one of the most popular NFL teams in Mexico.
The success of the game and the full weekend of events could entice the league to bring more games to the Mexican capital.
The NFL says 76,473 fans were at the game, and the atmosphere was very different from the more neutral crowd for games in London. Thousands of other football fans attended a weekend-long fan fest.
Although many wore silver and black, it was clear that the Cowboys, Texans, Steelers and Broncos also have fans south of the border.
”Besides the game, we had an excellent trip here, great experience for our players. Unbelievable crowd. Just a really cool atmosphere for both teams,” Texans coach Bill O’Brien said. ”It was a great trip as far as that’s concerned.”
Before the game, there was concern that Mexican fans could boo the U.S. national anthem because of the political tension since Donald Trump was elected president, but the crowd did not .
A SOCCER CROWD
The fans’ behavior was similar to the atmosphere when the Mexican national team or local club America play their soccer matches in Azteca Stadium.
”I was able to play at Wembley Stadium…