2011 Gold Cup

Mexico cruise, Chicharito stars

June 6, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Mexico cruised past El Salvador with a comfortable 5-0 win to begin their Gold Cup title defence in Texas.

Javier Hernandez starred, netting a hat-trick, as the 2009 champions coasted to victory against their Central American neighbours.

The Manchester United striker scored in the 60th, 67th and 95th minutes, the latter being a penalty deep into added time.

Efrain Juarez and Aldo de Negris had set up the win with the two opening goals.

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