Mexican players feeling the heat against U.S.

June 23, 2007
By Ives Galarcep, Special to ESPNsoccernet
Pressure is something that comes with the green jersey of the Mexican national soccer team. Every player that wears it, feels it. They see the packed stadiums and hear the roars from the crowd and know that a nation's emotions truly hinge on how well they perform.

Given that, you would think Mexican players would be accustomed to the pressure of a matchup against the U.S. national team. The numbers would seem to suggest otherwise. In the past 11 meetings between these bitter rivals, Mexico ...

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