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The third time was not the charm: This continues for Mexico after losing the Nations League final to the US

The Mexican National Team lost the Nations League final against the United States for the third time. Jaime Lozano’s team fell by two goals to zero, with a lineup that caused doubts among fans.

Although they went into half-time without a goal, the Stars and Stripes team scored in the first minute of the second half thanks to a goal from Tyler Adamslater came Gio Reyna’s who sent the ball directly to the corner.

In addition to the defeat, FIFA spoke out against the discriminatory and homophobic shouts that occurred in the final of the Concacaf Nations League.

“I was extremely disappointed by the discriminatory chants during the Concacaf Nations League final between the 2026 FIFA World Cup co-hosts, the United States and Mexico, which caused the temporary interruption of the match on more than one occasion, in accordance with the first phase of FIFA’s three-step protocol,” he wrote.

What is the next tournament for the Mexican National Team?

Faced with the third lost final of the Nations League, the Mexican team He will have to put aside the defeat and prepare for the Copa América.

Prior to the start of the Copa América, the Mexican National Team will have three friendly matches against the national team of Bolivia, Uruguay and Brazil.

The friendly matches will be the only test ahead of the Copa América, where they are part of Group B along with Mexico, Ecuador, Venezuela and Jamaica.

The match against Bolivia will be on May 31, against Uruguay on June 5 and against Brazil on June 8.

The Copa América will be a unified tournament between Conmebol and Concacaf, where a total of six teams from America will join the 10 from Conmebol. A total of 16 teams divided into four groups, where the two best teams in each group will qualify.

When is the Copa América?

The Copa América will be held in the United States from June 20 to July 14, 2024.

The first game of the Mexican National Team will be against Jamaica at 8:00 in Houston.

Venezuela vs. Jamaica will be on Wednesday, June 26 at 8:00 PM at Sofi Stadium. While the last match will be Mexico vs. Ecuador on Sunday June 30.

Which teams will participate in the Copa América?

The Copa América will have the participation of the six best teams in Concacaf, with a total of 16 teams participating.

  • Argentina
  • Peru
  • Chili
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • Ecuador
  • Venezuela
  • Jamaica
  • USA
  • Uruguay
  • Panama
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Colombia
  • Paraguay
  • Costa Rica

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