Previous
AFC Bournemouth
Bolton Wanderers
3
0
FT
Game Details
Valencia
Granada
4
0
FT
Game Details
Moreirense
Sporting Lisbon
1
4
FT
Game Details
Besiktas
Karabukspor
2
1
FT
Game Details
Bologna
Catania
2
0
FT
Game Details
Next

Blatter against Israel player tampering

FIFA
Read

Gio dos Santos out of Mexico friendly

Villarreal attacker Giovani dos Santos was scratched from the lineup for Mexico's friendly vs. Nigeria on Wednesday due to a calf injury sustained during his Spanish League club's 1-1 draw vs. Real Betis on Sunday.

Club America forward Raul Jimenez was added in dos Santos' place as Villarreal confirmed the injury on its website and Mexico also issued a statement that a medical exam revealed that dos Santos has "a possible myofascial tear on his left calf."

El Tri coach Miguel Herrera said the injury did not mean dos Santos would be ruled out for the World Cup team.

"He has to remain calm," Herrera said Monday. "These things happen. Obviously if he recovers before the World Cup, I will keep watching him. You don't disregard a player because he has an injury that could heal in 15 days when 100 days remain."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.