Numbers 0 and 00 are no longer used, though they were issued in the NFL before the number standardization in 1973. Martino also has a pair of goalkeepers in camp who had solid seasons in Liga MX, though foreign goalkeepers like Argentina's Agustin Marchesin may have outshined them. 88: 'If I don't have to change it, why should I? Dos Santos also has a good case for a starting spot with his good form with the Galaxy heading into the tournament. He could play at center back or at right back as well, though his injury in a friendly against Venezuela raises plenty of questions about whether or not he'll be fit for the tournament. Split ends (precursors to modern wide receivers) had numbers in the 80s, and many would play corner back (i.e. Araujo started most of the year with Celta. Rodriguez had a stand-out debut for Mexico, and he might plug right in to the starting XI. [citation needed], The AAFC of the 1940s, which would later merge with the NFL, had a different numbering system with quarterback in the 60s (Otto Graham), fullbacks in the 70s (Marion Motley), halfbacks in the 80s, ends in the 50s (Mac Speedie), tackles in the 40s (Lou Groza), guards in the 30s, and centers in the 20s. 0. In 1979, the NFL allowed defensive linemen to wear numbers 90–99 and centers 60–79. Of course, getting out of the group is the minimum for Mexico. Check out the Mexico roster for the 2018 World Cup. The Mexico national under-23 football team (also known as Mexico U-23 and Mexico Olympic) represents Mexico in international football competitions such as the Olympic Games, Pan American Games, the Toulon Tournament, and their respective qualification phases. The 1973 system is still in place today, though some changes have been made periodically since then as team rosters have grown and as greater flexibility has been needed to deal with changing roster demands. The Mexico national under-23 football team (also known as Mexico U-23 and Mexico Olympic) represents Mexico in international football competitions such as the Olympic Games, Pan American Games, the Toulon Tournament, and their respective qualification phases.The selection is limited to players under the age of 23, except for the Olympic Games which allows the men's team up to three … Especially with Layun out and Gallardo potentially needed further up the field, left back becomes a question mark. You can get also Mexico football team players, roster, Jersey color, schedule, news, FIFA World Cup 2018, honor and more details. [citation needed], The NFL imposed a more rigid numbering system in 1973. For teams that do not retire uniform numbers, they often honor players in other ways, such as team halls of fame or the like. Pineda was a rising star who stopped rising but looks to be on the rebound after closing out the season well with La Maquina. Salcedo is nursing a knee injury but was El Tri's best defender at the 2018 World Cup and when healthy is performing well for Tigres. Examples are Otto Graham going from 60 to 14, Norm Van Brocklin going from 25 to 11, and Tom Fears going from 55 to 80.

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Contact Center. With many of the team's best attacking players missing, having a Premier League forward in good form makes life much easier for Martino. Some positions are not listed in the rule book, such as long snapper and special teams gunner. The rule book also allows players to appeal for exemptions to the numbering rules directly to the commissioner's office, which may grant such exceptions on occasion. Edson Alvarez (America), Nestor Araujo (Celta), Carlos Salcedo (Tigres), Hector Moreno (Real Sociedad), Diego Reyes (Leganes), Luis "Chaka" Rodriguez (Tigres), Jesus Gallardo (Monterrey), Cesar Montes (Monterrey), Fernando Navarro (Leon). Players in the National Football League wear uniform numbers between 1 and 99, and no two players on a team may wear the same number. 100 in NCAA history. [1]), The numbering system used today originated in football's past when all teams employed some variation of the single wing formation on offense. SOCCER.COM also offers personalized customization. We preview El Tri's squad, and provide a list of all the national team players along with jersey numbers. Players in the National Football League wear uniform numbers between 1 and 99, and no two players on a team may wear the same number. Quarterback Johnny Clement, running back Johnny Olszewski, and safety Obert Logan all wore a single-0 jersey in the NFL. [citation needed] Another change occurred in 2004, when the NFL allowed wide receivers to wear numbers 10–19 in addition to the 80–89 range; this was due to several NFL teams retiring 80-range numbers, as well as teams employing more receivers and tight ends in their offense.

Ochoa remains the clear-cut No. "Ty Montgomery on No. Earlier, defensive players wore numbers that reflected their offensive position, as many players played both offense and defense. Since 1992, the Olympic Games tournament has been an under-23 tournament, and since 1996, the squads were allowed to have a maximum of three over-aged players. Customize your Mexico Soccer Jersey with authentic or standard letters and numbers. [2], The NFL's current numbering system is as follows:[3], The numbers used relate to the player's primary position when they are first assigned a number. [2]

The 'perfect' No.9: Can Everton star Calvert-Lewin shoot down Klopp's Liverpool? Andres Guardado (Real Betis), Roberto Alvarado (Cruz Azul), Carlos Rodriguez (Monterrey), Jonathan dos Santos (LA Galaxy), Erick Gutierrez (PSV), Luis Montes (Leon), Orbelin Pineda (Cruz Azul).

Raul Jimenez (Wolves), Rodolfo Pizarro (Monterrey), Alexis Vega (Chivas), Uriel Antuna (LA Galaxy).

Mexico (2020) Mexico México Choose year: 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990 1989 1988 1987 1986 1985 1984 1983 1981 1980 1979 1978 1977 1976 1975 1974 1973 1972 1971 1970 1969 1968 1967 1966 1965 1963 1962 1961 1960 1959 1958 1957 1956 1955 … In 2015, the NFL Competition Committee allowed linebackers to wear numbers from 40–49. Teams often assign these players to a recognized position (such as long snappers being listed as tight ends or special teams gunners as wide receivers) even if those players rarely, if ever, play in their official position.

After struggling for minutes most of the year, Moreno saw an uptick in playing time at the end of the La Liga season. But with veterans like Hector Herrera, Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez and Carlos Vela asking not to be part of the squad and rising star Hirving Lozano out with an injury, El Tri faces a challenge to win the tournament.

The team is controlled by the Mexican Football Federation (FMF), the governing body of football in Mexico. Goalkeepers: Guillermo Ochoa (Standard Liege), Hugo Gonzalez (Necaxa), Jonathan Orozco (Santos Laguna). Gutierrez is hurt a bit by Guardado playing the same position he does, but perhaps the Pachuca product can shoulder some of the load as the deep-lying player in the midfield, responsible for recoveries and protecting the defense.

[citation needed], Since 1973, only five major changes have been made.