Mexico national football team

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Mexico Mexico
Nickname(s) El Tri (The Tricolor)
Association Federación Mexicana de Fútbol (FMF)
Confederation NACFC
FIFA code MEX
FIFA ranking 9 Decrease 1 (31 December 1963)
Highest FIFA ranking 8 (1959, 1962)
Lowest FIFA ranking 38 (1930)
First international  Guatemala 0–2  Mexico (January 1, 1923, Guatemala City, Guatemala)
World Cup appearances 5 (First in 1934)
Best result Quarter Finalist (1954, 1962)


Mexico national football team is the association football team that represents the country of Mexico in international competition and is controlled by the Federación Mexicana de Fútbol.

Mexico has qualified for five FIFA World Cups with the team's best result being a quarter-final appearance at the 1954 FIFA World Cup in Chile and at the home tournament in 1962 FIFA World Cup.

Tournament history[edit | edit source]

FIFA World Cup[edit | edit source]

     Gold       Silver       Bronze  

FIFA World Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W D * L GF GA
France 1906 Did Not Enter
1910
England 1914
Netherlands 1922
Spain 1926 Did Not Qualify
Uruguay 1930
Italy 1934 Group Stage 15th 3 0 0 3 2 11
Argentina 1938 Did Not Enter
Sweden 1950 Group Stage 17th 4 0 1 3 1 8
Chile 1954 Quarter Finals 7th 4 2 0 2 7 5
Switzerland 1958 Group Stage 15th 3 0 1 2 1 6
Mexico 1962 Quarter Finals 7th 4 2 0 2 4 5
Total Quarter Finals 5/12 18 4 2 14 15 35

External Links[edit | edit source]

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