U.S. Set to Confront Fortress Azteca

20170610 MNT Azteca Stadium

By JACK BELL

US logoThe United States men’s national team has an 1-8-2 record in 11 visits to Azteca Stadium in Mexico City and is 0-5-2 in seven World Cup qualifiers ahead of Sunday night’s match against El Tri.

In the history of the matchup, which dates to 1934, the U.S. is 18-34-14 against Mexico and 6-16-6 in World Cup qualifying.

Results at Azteca:

Sept. 3, 1972 1-3 L Willy Roy 1974 World Cup qualifier
Oct. 24, 1975 0-2 L Friendly
Nov. 9, 1980 1-5 L Rick Davis 1982 World Cup qualifier
July 25, 1993 0-4 L 1993 Gold Cup
Nov. 2, 1997 0-0 D 1998 World Cup qualifier
Aug. 1, 1999 0-1 (aet) 1999 Confederations Cup
July 1, 2001 0-1 L 2002 World Cup qualifier
March 27, 2005 1-2 L Eddie Lewis 2006 World Cup qualifier
Aug. 12, 2009 1-2 L Charlie Davies 2010 World Cup qualifier
Aug. 15, 2012 1-0 W Michael Orozco Friendly
March 26, 2013 0-0 D 2014 World Cup qualifier