Tottenham Hotspur youngster Kyle Walker-Peters has joined Eredivisie club Roda JC on trial in what looks to be the first move in a mooted partnership between the two clubs.
Walker-Peters, 18, will join Roda at a training camp in Portugal with a view to a loan move. The defender, who signed a new Spurs contract until 2018 last month, is a regular for the club's under-21s and featured in a post-season tour of Malaysia and Australia.
ADO Den Haag striker Mike Havenaar struck a first-half equaliser, but his side had to settle for a point in a 1-1 draw at 10-man Roda JC.
Havenaar fired home first time in the 41st minute after being set up by Giovanni Korte to cancel out Tom van Hyfte's close-range finish for the home side in the 11th minute.
Roda were reduced to 10 men in the 63rd minute when Australian striker Tomi Juric was shown a straight red card.
Havenaar went close to a winner when his shot was cleared off the line, but the...
The Dutch first division has traditionally been kind to Mexican players. From Hector Moreno's early days in AZ Alkmaar, to Carlos Salcido and Francisco "Maza" Rodriguez at PSV and now Andres Guardado (PSV) and Jesus "Tecatito" Corona (Twente), it has been by far the best destination in Europe for Mexican footballing exports.
The next one hoping to make that illustrious list is Roda JC Kerkrade's Santiago Palacios.
Now, even regular followers of the Mexican national team and soccer in general...