"Chicharito" led a great bench performance, but El Tri were unable to make up for early breakdowns by Diego Reyes and others in a 2-1 loss to Croatia.
Javier Hernandez became Mexico's all-time leading scorer, but his team's loss provides cause for concern ahead of a busy and very important summer.
England captain Wayne Rooney has been left out of the 25-man squad for June's World Cup qualifier against Scotland and the friendly against France.
Didier Deschamps justifies his decision to leave Karim Benzema off of France's squad for their upcoming matches.
Joachim Low's Germany side won the 2014 World Cup, but that has not been enough to stem a decline in attendances at some games.
The United States national team will play Ghana on July 1 in East Hartford, Connecticut, to prepare for the CONCACAF Gold Cup, U.S. Soccer confirmed.