After playing a series of friendlies in the United States at home over the past two months, El Tricolor of Mexico heads to England to meet Fabio Capello’s men at Wembley Stadium later today. This will be England’s first tune-up match heading into next month’s FIFA World Cup 2010.
The match starts at 3:00 PM Eastern Time / 12:00 PM Pacific Time this afternoon and will be shown in the United States on Fox Soccer Channel and Telemundo. However, if you don’t have access to a television or are trapped at work and want to check out proceedings, we’ve got the solution for you – stream the game for FREE and LEGALLY courtesy of Telemundo and terra.com.
Based on our research, the England vs. Mexico game will be streamed live and at no cost at terra.com (click the link to go directly to the stream site) within the United States.
Coverage starts at 2:30 PM Eastern Time / 11:30 AM Pacific Time. More details (in Spanish only) about the stream can be found at this terra.com link.
Here are the England and Mexico preliminary World Cup 2010 rosters from which players will be selected for today’s match:
Goalkeepers: Memo Ochoa (America), Luis Ernesto Michel (Chivas/USA), Oscar Perez (Chiapas)
Defenders: Rafael Marquez (Barcelona/ESP), Ricardo Osorio (Stuttgart/GER), Francisco Rodriguez (PSV Eindhoven/NED), Carlos Salcido (PSV Eindhoven/NED), Hector Moreno (AZ Alkmaar/NED), Paul Aguilar (Pachuca), Efrain Juarez (Pumas UNAM), Jonny Magallon (Guadalajara), Juan Carlos Valenzuela (America), Jorge Torres Nilo (Atlas), Adrian Aldrete (Morelia)
Midfielders: Andres Guardado (Deportivo La Coruna/ESP), Jonathan dos Santos (Barcelona/ESP), Gerardo Torrado (Cruz Azul), Israel Castro (Pumas UNAM), Giovani dos Santos (Galatasaray/TUR on loan from Tottenham/ENG)
Forwards: Pablo Barrera (Pumas UNAM), Adolfo Bautista (Guadalajara), Alberto Medina (Guadalajara), Cuauhtemoc Blanco (Veracruz), Carlos Vela (Arsenal/ENG), Javier Hernandez (Manchester United/ENG), Guillermo Franco (West Ham/ENG).
Goalkeepers: Joe Hart (Manchester City); David James (Portsmouth); Robert Green (West Ham United)
Defenders: Leighton Baines (Everton); Jamie Carragher (Liverpool); Ashley Cole (Chelsea); Michael Dawson (Tottenham); Rio Ferdinand (Manchester United); Glen Johnson (Liverpool); Ledley King (Tottenham); John Terry (Chelsea); Matthew Upson (West Ham United); Stephen Warnock (Aston Villa)
Midfielders: Gareth Barry (Manchester City); Michael Carrick (Manchester United); Joe Cole (Chelsea); Steven Gerrard (Liverpool); Tom Huddlestone (Tottenham); Adam Johnson (Manchester Cit); Frank Lampard (Chelsea); Aaron Lennon (Tottenham); James Milner (Aston Villa); Scott Parker (West Ham United); Theo Walcott (Arsenal); Shaun Wright-Phillips (Manchester City)
Forwards: Darren Bent (Sunderland); Peter Crouch (Tottenham); Jermain Defore (Tottenham); Emile Heskey (Aston Villa); Wayne Rooney (Manchester United)