Mexico against South Africa in Tokyo wins and goes to the quarterfinals


  • The Mexican soccer team beat South Africa this morning in the round of 16
  • He will face the representation of South Korea
  • With goals from Alexis Vega and two from Henry Martin, the tricolor team recovered from its previous defeat

The Mexican soccer team beat South Africa this morning in the round of 16 at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and will face the representation of South Korea, according to Por esto news portals.

With goals from Alexis Vega and two from Henry Martin, the tricolor team recovered from its previous 2-0 defeat against its Japanese counterpart, the hosts, and the Japanese also beat France in the same series by the same score of 4 -0.

GOES TO THE SEMIFINAL

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With this result, Mexico is already installed in the quarterfinals, it was a somewhat easy match, but facing South Korea, it is emerging as the favorite to go to the semifinals and go for the gold medal as it did in London .

The Mexican team was firm and with good football, but at times South Africa wanted to react, but it was not enough to even discount with a goal, so it said goodbye to the Olympic fair without pain or glory in the competition.

Mexico against South Africa in Tokyo: ‘OLD COOCIDES’

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Mexico will face the South Korean team next Saturday, July 31, after finishing in second place in group A. In the Olympic Games, the tricolor team has faced the Koreans four times.

On this occasion Mexico was imposing, despite the stumble against the Japanese, but now that several power teams such as Germany have left, only Spain and Brazil remain as strong cards and Mexico that can be a pleasant reality.

Mexico vs. South Africa in Tokyo: TOP

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In practically the entire match, the Mexican team was superior to that of the Bafana Bafana, who did not give a good display during the fair and left with their heads down, without giving a surprise or dignified representation.

For its part, Mexico claimed the road after losing 2-0 against Japan, a fast, well-organized and disciplined team that managed to find the formula to hurt those led by Jaime Lozano. Filed Under: Mexico vs. South Africa in Tokyo

IN THE END THEY WERE DEFENSIVE

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Thus, Mexico will face South Korea on Saturday, July 31 at 6:00 a.m. (Central Mexico time), so it will be necessary to be aware of the result, since as they advance, they will face more national teams. powerful.

During the last minutes against South Africa, Jimmy Lozano’s side had to be defensive to maintain the result and secure their place in the quarterfinals, which is why they arrive as a favorite against South Korea. Filed Under: Mexico vs. South Africa in Tokyo

YOU WILL MISS QUARTERS OF FINAL

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For its part, Mexico’s next rival, South Korea, beat its counterpart in Honduras by a hefty score of 6-0, which makes clear its superiority, and could mean a worthy representative for Mexico.

The only bad news for Mexico is that midfielder Carlos Rodríguez was sent off in the last match of the Tri Olímpico group stage against South Africa and will not be able to play the quarterfinal match against South Korea next Saturday. Filed Under: Mexico vs. South Africa in Tokyo

Mexico vs. South Africa in Tokyo: SEE THE RED

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The Rayados player saw the red card in the 66th minute, after ruining an obvious goal opportunity with a foul, despite the fact that Mexico was leading 3-0 at the time and the move to the next round was not at risk.

When the South African Luther Singh sped away towards the goal of Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa, Charly knocked him down and the whistling Matt Conger, from New Zealand, did not hesitate to send him off. Rodríguez will be suspended and will miss the game against the Koreans. If he advances, he could be available for the Semifinals.

Mexico vs. South Africa in Tokyo: GIVEN ASSISTANCE

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Before having to leave the game, the Albiazul midfielder had given the assistance for the 3-0 that Henry Martín scored. It was his second goal pass in the tournament, after the one he registered in the first game against France.

César Montes, defender of the Rayados, started and played the entire game that Mexico won 3-0, while the injured Érick Aguirre did not participate. Filed Under: Mexico vs. South Africa in Tokyo

GREAT DEBUT

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Those led by Jaime Lozano had a great debut in the Olympic tournament by beating the French team 4-1, while in their second match they were outmatched by the locals, Japan, who from the beginning made things difficult for them.

As if that were not enough, the national squad faced the third game with some casualties. Defender Johan Vásquez is suspended because he was sent off in the duel against the Japanese. Erick Aguirre will also not be available due to an injury. Filed Under: Mexico vs. South Africa in Tokyo

DEFEATS

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The South African team despite having two defeats in the tournament, 1-0 against Japan and 4-3 against France, showed that it is not a rival to be trusted. The game between Mexico and South Africa was played in Sapporo Dome and the tricolor advanced.

Now we just have to wait to know the other results and the schedules so that people can see them, but so far the tournament has been very attractive, despite the fact that it takes place in the midst of the coronavirus contingency. Filed Under: Mexico vs. South Africa in Tokyo

MAKE DREAM

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With this result, the Mexican team showed that it has the ability to react and makes the fans dream of getting another Olympic title, after the one won in London against the powerful Brazilian team, who are waiting for a rival.

So a great closing of the competition is expected where you could see the best matches in the world, do not miss every detail and remember that next Saturday Mexico will face South Korea in the quarterfinals. Filed Under: Mexico vs. South Africa in Tokyo





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