The biggest game of the weekend comes up on July 4 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (Los Angeles, California) between Mexico and Nigeria.
The much anticipated game is expected to be explosive.
Futbalgalore.com.ng identifies some key players to watch out for in the Mexican squad ahead of the Super Clash.
5. Osvaldo Rodriguez
The 24-year-old made his international debut against Honduras and was impressive. The defender will be out to perform against Nigeria.
The player has grown in confidence. He was key for Leon in their impressive run this season.
4. Jesus Corona
The FC Porto attacker is one of the star players for Mexico. Corona’s inclusion in the team will bring up some spark in the Mexican set up and make them uunbeatable. His performances for Porto earned him a call up to the El Tri team for the Nigeria friendly.
3. Diego Lainez
Lainez provides creativity for the Mexico midfield and also has eye for accurate passes. He is has also one of the exciting young players in Mexico team. The 21-year-old playmaker is on the payroll of Real Betis.
2. Hector Herrera
The Atletico Madrid midfielder is one of the best performing players in the team. Herrera could be one of the trump cards for Mexico of they are to win the game against Nigeria.
1. Raul Jimenez
The experienced striker will get another cap in this mouth-watering fixture to be played on Sunday. The Wolves striker has been in superb form for Mexico at international level, scoring 27 goals in 86 games. Super Eagles defenders must not give Jimenez space.