LA Galaxy Midfielder Jonathan dos Santos Called up to Mexican National Team
LOS ANGELES - Mexican National Team Head Coach Gerardo Tata Martino has called up Jonathan dos Santos as part of a 29-man roster, the Mexican Football Federation announced today.
Dos Santos will join the Mexican National Team for two California exhibition matches as part of the 2019 Mexican National Team U.S Tour later this March. Mexico will face Chile at 7:15 p.m. PT on Friday, March 22 at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego before heading north to take on Paraguay on Tuesday, March 26 at 7 p.m. PT at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif.
Dos Santos and the LA Galaxy are next in action this weekend, playing Minnesota United FC at 7:30 p.m. PT on Saturday, March 16 at Dignity Health Sports Park. Tickets to the match are on sale now, available here.
DATE OPPONENT TIME LOCATION
Friday, March 22 CHILE 7:15 p.m. PT SDCCU Stadium San Diego
Tuesday, March 26 PARAGUAY 7 p.m. PT Levi's Stadium Santa Clara, Calif.
MEXICO ROSTER BY POSITION (CLUB):
GOALKEEPERS (3): Guillermo Ochoa (Standard Liege/BEL), Raul Gudiño (Chivas Guadalajara/MEX), Jonathan Orozco (Santos Laguna/MEX).
DEFENDERS (8): Edson Ãlvarez (Club América/MEX), Néstor Araujo (Celta de Vigo/ESP), Miguel Layún (Monterrey/MEX), César Montes (Monterrey/MEX), Héctor Moreno (Real Sociedad/ESP), Diego Reyes (Leganés/ESP), Carlos Salcedo (Club Tigres/MEX), Jorge Sánchez (Club América/MEX).
MIDFIELDERS (11): Jonathan Dos Santos (LA Galaxy/USA), Jesús Gallardo (Club Monterrey/MEX), Andrés Guardado (Real Betis/ESP), Erick Gutiérrez (PSV Eindhoven/NED), VÃ-ctor Guzmán (Pachuca/MEX), Diego Lainez (Real Betis/ESP, Luis Montes (Club León/MEX), Carlos RodrÃ-guez (Monterrey/MEX), Luis RodrÃ-guez (Club Tigres/MEX), José Juan Vázquez (Santos Laguna/MEX), Roberto Alvarado (Cruz Azul/MEX).
FORWARDS (7): Isaac Brizuela (Chvas Guadalajara/MEX), Jesús Corona (Porto FC/POR), Javier Hernández (West Ham United/ENG), Raúl Jiménez (Wolverhampton FC/ENG), Hirving Lozano (PSV Eindhoven/NED), Rodolfo Pizarro (Monterrey/MEX), Alexis Vega (Chivas Guadalajara/MEX)
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