MNT Aug 4, 2011
Carlos Bocanegra and Giovani dos Santos have both been called up for their respective teams
The Mexican Federation announced the 20-player roster for the match on Aug. 10 against Mexico, and if there was any thought that they would be taking an easy approach after the Gold Cup, think again. Minus the injured Javier Hernandez, the Mexicans have all the players who started in their victory in the Gold Cup final, including goalscorers Pablo Barrera, Andres Guardado and Giovani dos Santos.
MEXICO ROSTER BY POSITION:
GOALKEEPERS (2): Guillermo Ochoa (Ajaccio), Alfredo Talavera (Toluca)
DEFENDERS (7): Paul Aguilar (Club America), Efrain Juarez (Celtic), Rafael Marquez (New York Red Bulls), Hector Moreno (Espanyol), Jorge Torres Nilo (Tigres UANL), Francisco Javier Rodriguez (Stuttgart), Carlos Salcido (Fulham)
MIDFIELDERS (7): Javier Aquino (Cruz Azul), Israel Castro (Pumas UNAM), Giovani dos Santos (Tottenham Hotspur), Andres Guardado (Deportivo La Coruña), Antonio Naelson Sinha (Toluca), Gerardo Torrado (Cruz Azul), Jesus Zavala (Monterrey)
FORWARDS (4): Omar Arellano (Chivas de Guadalajara), Pablo Barrera (West Ham United), Christian Bermudez (Atlante), Oribe Peralta (Santos)