Mexican team to play six matches in U.S.

January 10, 2007

LOS ANGELES -- Mexico's men's team will play six games in the United States this year, including meeting the Americans on Feb. 7 in Phoenix.

The Mexicans, now coached by one of their greatest players, Hugo Sanchez, will also face Venezuela in San Diego on Feb. 28 and Ecuador in Oakland on March 28. The other three sites have not been determined, but the games will be on Aug. 22, Sept. 12 and Oct. 17.

Since its 2004 tour of the United States, Mexico has won eight games, lost three and tied four.

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