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  1. Donovan: Mexico is a 'well-oiled machine'

    Scott French

    MEXICO CITY -- Landon Donovan is a veteran of the soccer clashes with Mexico, one of the chief figures behind the United States' dominance in the rivalry from 2000 through early 2009 -- and one of the most hated U.S. players, at least on this side of...

    Blog | August 14, 2012
  2. Odds against U.S., but Azteca win is the aim

    Scott French

    MEXICO CITY -- El Tri has never lost to the United States in 20 meetings at Estadio Azteca, they're soaring following their under-23 team's gold-medal triumph at the London Olympics, the last competitive meeting between CONCACAF's powers was a full-o...

    Blog | August 14, 2012
  3. OLYMPICS: Ponce gives Mexico the crown

    Scott French

    Mexico heads to the Olympics as CONCACAF's under-23 champion. Honduras goes to London with two players suspended. That's the upshot from Monday's title game in the region's Olympic qualifying tournament, in which El Tri prevailed, 2-1, on Miguel Ang...

    Blog | April 02, 2012
  4. April 1/2: What to watch, where to go

    Scott French

    SUNDAY, APRIL 1 TELEVISION WOMEN'S INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLY United States at Japan ESPN2, 3:25 a.m. A prep for the London Olympics pitting two medal favorites -- another rematch of last year's Women's World Cup final. ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGU...

    Blog | April 01, 2012
  5. OLYMPICS: Mexico, Honduras qualify

    Scott French

    Mexico and Honduras are headed to the Olympics in men's soccer after winning semifinal showdowns Saturday at CONCACAF's qualifying tournament in Kansas City, Kan. Gerson Rodas scored twice in overtime as Honduras overcame Central American rival El...

    Blog | March 31, 2012
  6. March 30/31: What to watch, where to go

    Scott French

    FRIDAY, MARCH 30 TELEVISION GERMAN BUNDESLIGA VfB Stuttgart at Borussia Dortmund ESPN Deportes, 10 a.m. Three players have had two-goal games -- Martin Harnik, Zdravko Kuzmanovic and Vedad Ibisevic -- in a five-game unbeaten streak that has...

    Blog | March 29, 2012
  7. OLYMPICS: No 'guarantee' for Honduras

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Honduras will play Saturday for a Olympic berth, and it won't have to go through the United States to get to London. The Catrachos claimed their berth in the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying semifinals with a 2-0 victory Tuesday night over Tr...

    Blog | March 27, 2012
  8. OLYMPICS: Devastating end for U.S.

    Scott French

    Dramatic finishes first dangled and then jerked away from the U.S. a trip to the London Olympics on a devastating evening for American soccer. The Americans' under-23 national team rallied from a second-half deficit against El Salvador in the Group ...

    Blog | March 26, 2012
  9. OLYMPICS: Matchups are no concern

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Mexico's plan to qualify for the London Olympics is simple: beat everybody. That would certainly do it, and if El Tri's path grew more strenuous with Canada's upset of the U.S., well, no problem. That was Luis Fernando Tena's take after Me...

    Blog | March 26, 2012
  10. OLYMPICS: Mexico books K.C. trip

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Alan Pulido picked up where Marco Fabian de la Mora left off, scoring a hat trick to lead Mexico's under-23 national team into the semifinals of CONCACAF's Olympic qualifying tournament. A victory March 31 in Kansas City, Kan. -- likely ag...

    Blog | March 25, 2012
  11. OLYMPICS: Stunning Canada sinks U.S.

    Scott French

    The bad news arrived for the U.S. under-23 national team before kickoff, and it just got worse. And now the Americans' qualification for this summer's London Olympics is in doubt. U.S. Soccer announced before the game that star forward Juan Agudel...

    Blog | March 24, 2012
  12. OLYMPICS: Ailing Tri look to avoid U.S.

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Luis Fernando Tena feted Mexico's one-sided victory in its Olympic qualifying opener by surveying his squad to see who might be available for game two. Four Mexicans limped off with injuries during a 7-1 dismantling of Trinidad & Tob...

    Blog | March 24, 2012
  13. OLYMPICS: Mexico, Honduras set showdown

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Honduras needed a half to find its game. Mexico was on the accelerator from the start. Both posted impressive victories Friday night in CONCACAF Olympic qualifiers at Home Depot Center to set up a showdown Sunday afternoon, likely for the G...

    Blog | March 23, 2012
  14. OLYMPICS: Simple task for Mexico?

    Scott French

    CARSON -- The Ghost of Olympic Qualifiers Past haunts Mexico, so to speak, only when the media is around. And so it was Thursday, when Luis Fernando Tena, head coach of El Tri's under-23 national team, was greeted by cameras and tape recorders in a r...

    Blog | March 22, 2012
  15. Feb. 29/March 1: What to watch

    Scott French

    WEDNESDAY, FEB. 29 TELEVISION INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLY United States at Italy ESPN2 and Galavision, 11:30 a.m. Illness kept Landon Donovan from getting to Genoa, meaning his and Clint Dempsey's reunion under Jurgen Klinsmann's rule is again d...

    Blog | February 29, 2012
  16. Feb. 28/29: What to watch, where to go

    Scott French

    TUESDAY, FEB. 28 TELEVISION INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLY Brazil vs. Bosnia & Herzegovina GolTV, 11 a.m. FIFA's first fixture date of 2012 begins with some jogo bonito, from St. Gallen, Switzerland. ON LOCAL FIELDS ...

    Blog | February 27, 2012