How far did Mexico get in the World Cup 2010?

2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa We fell behind after a controversial (offside) goal from Argentina but would never recover. The Mexican team was eliminated with a 3-1 loss, once again for the fifth consecutive World Cup in the Round of 16.

How far has Mexico gotten in the World Cup?

16 tournaments
The Mexico national team has competed in the tournament since the inaugural 1930 World Cup, and has entered ever since, for a total of 16 tournaments, although it has failed to qualify for the finals proper on 3 occasions: 1934 (Italy), 1974 (West Germany), and 1982 (Spain).

Who won the FIFA World Cup in 2010?

Spain national football team2010 FIFA World Cup / ChampionThe Spain national football team represents Spain in international men’s football competitions since 1920. It is governed by the Royal Spanish Football Federation, the governing body for football in Spain. Wikipedia

Who eliminated Uruguay in 2010?

Uruguay vs South Korea The match was held at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth before a low crowd of 30,597. Uruguay won the match 2–1.

Who knocked out Mexico in the 2010 World Cup?

South Africa vs Mexico was the opening match of the World Cup, held on 11 June 2010. It was described as an “enthralling” and “pulsating” match. South Africa opened the scoring in the 55th minute after Siphiwe Tshabalala scored off a pass through Mexico’s defence by Kagiso Dikgacoi.

Has Mexico ever made it to the quarter finals in the World Cup?

But while the other two teams have made multiple finals and won Cups, Mexico hasn’t advanced to the quarterfinals in that span, oftentimes failing in crippling, infamous fashion. Following is a history of each Mexican disappointment in the Round of 16 since 1994.

Has Mexico won the World Cup soccer?

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Host Mexico
Champion Brazil
Runner Up Italy
Third Place West Germany
Teams 16

How did Spain win the World Cup 2010?

With the match goalless after 90 minutes, it went to extra time. John Heitinga received a second booking during extra time, which resulted in him being sent off, and four minutes before the end Andrés Iniesta gave Spain the lead, and the title, with a volleyed shot into the corner of the goal to secure a 1–0 win.

Who knocked out England in 2010?

Germany sensationally reached the quarter-finals of the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™ as Joachim Low’s side beat England 4-1 in front of 40,510 spectators at the Free State Stadium in Mangaung/Bloemfontein, a result that marked the Three Lions’ heaviest World Cup defeat.