, Mexico's interim national team coach, has again named a youthful roster for friendly games against Costa Rica in Monterrey and Chile in Queretaro in October.
Californian Jonathan Gonzalez
is again in the team, the youngest player at the age of 19, while Marco Fabian
and Jesus Duenas
are the oldest at 29.
Fabian is one of
only seven players who went to the 2018 World Cup who are in the team. Defenders Diego Reyes
and Nestor Araujo
are back after missing the World Cup because of injuries.
Mexico lost to Uruguay, 4-1, and the USA, 1-0, in its first friendlies since the World Cup. Only five players who started against the USA were called back. Gonzalez was injured and did not play
against the USA in Nashville. Mexico Roster: GOALKEEPERS:
Gibran Lajud (Tijuana), Hugo Gonzalez (Necaxa), Raul
Gudino (Guadalajara) DEFENDERS:
Diego Reyes (Fenerbahce, Turkey), Edson Alvarez (Club America), Nestor Araujo (Celta de Vigo, Spain), Jesus Angulo (Santos Laguna), Luis Rodriguez
(Tigres), Jose Carlos Van Rankin (Guadalajara), Jesus Gallardo (Monterrey), Gerardo Arteaga (Santos Laguna), Erick Aguirre (Pachuca) MIDFIELDERS:
Jonathan Gonzalez (Monterrey), Erick
Gutierrez (PSV, Netherlands), Victor Guzman (Pachuca), Marco Fabian (Ein. Frankfurt, Germany), Jesus Duenas (Tigres), Javier Guemez (Queretaro) FORWARDS:
Jurgen Damm (Tigres), Isaac
Brizuela (Guadalajara), Hirving Lozano (PSV, Netherlands), Roberto Alvarado (Cruz Azul), Raul Jimenez (Wolves, England), Angel Zaldivar (Guadalajara), Henry Martin (Club America), Jesus Corona (Porto,