Mexico Has Officially Qualified For The 2018 World Cup
Mexico's future is in dynamic wing players. Specifically, Jesus "Tecatito" Corona and Hirving "Chucky" Lozano, of Porto and PSV, respectively. Watch the two combine for the only goal in Mexico's 1-0 win over Panama Friday, the goal that officially sends the Mexico National Team to the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
(52') GL MEXICO!!!
Hirving Lozano opens the scoring from in the area!!
Mexico - Panama
— Fut Mex Nation (@FutMXNation) September 2, 2017
Not that they didn't need a little luck getting there.
A 1-0 win over Panama was nearly a 1-1 draw (which would’ve brought Panama level with USA and Honduras on points) pic.twitter.com/uLUUAPqqxP
— Planet Fútbol (@si_soccer) September 2, 2017
Anyway, Mexico is qualified and has nothing to worry about until June 2018. Mexico is the fifth team to qualify, joining Russia, Brazil , Iran and Japan.