The Federación Mexicana de Fútbol (FMF) and Soccer United Marketing (SUM) announced today that the Mexican National Team will face the current Africa Cup of Nations champion, Nigeria, on Friday, May 31 (9:00 p.m. ET) at Reliant Stadium in Houston, TX. The match, presented by Allstate, will be the third of five games as part of Mexico’s annual U.S. tour, now in its 11th year.
As part of the continuing effort to connect with fans, the U.S. Men’s National Team will host a public training session Monday, January 28, at 5 p.m. at BBVA Compass Stadium. Admission and parking for the event are free.
Fans who pre-register on ussoccer.com will be entered to have a chance to meet U.S. head coach Jurgen Klinsmann at the stadium prior to the training session (REGISTER HERE)
The 2012 Olympic gold medal-winning U.S. Women’s National Team will play China on Dec. 12 at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston in the ninth match of the 10-game Fan Tribute Tour, presented by Panasonic. The match will kick off at 7:30 p.m. CT and will be broadcast live on FOX Soccer.
The Houston Dynamo today announced the travel rosters for Tigres UANL of Mexico and C.D. Aguila of El Salvador ahead of their upcoming friendly, scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Saturday at BBVA Compass Stadium.
Tigres’ traveling roster, selected by head coach Ricardo Ferretti, includes midfielders Jonathan Bornstein, Lucas Lobos and Damian Alvarez and goalkeeper Enrique Palos.