The Mexican Football Federation (FMF) has announced the list of players called up for Mexico’s October World Cup qualifiers against Trinidad and Tobago and Honduras.
The roster is almost identical to the one that faced Panama and Costa Rica in September. Carlos Salcedo and Oribe Peralta are back after missing out last month due to injury, while Oswaldo Alanís and Miguel Layún also join the roster.
Mexico will host Trinidad and Tobago on October 6th before traveling to San Pedro Sula to face Honduras on October 10th.
The complete 25-man roster is as follows:
Goalkeepers (3): Guillermo Ochoa (Standard Liege), José de Jesús Corona (Cruz Azul), Rodolfo Cota (Chivas).
Defenders (9): Edson Álvarez (América), Carlos Salcedo (Eintracht Frankfurt), Diego Reyes (Porto), Hugo Ayala (Tigres), Héctor Moreno (AS Roma), Oswaldo Alanís (Chivas), Néstor Araujo (Santos), Jesús Gallardo (Pumas), Miguel Layún (Porto).
Midfielders (6): Andrés Guardado (Real Betis), Héctor Herrera (Porto), Jonathan dos Santos (LA Galaxy), Giovani dos Santos (LA Galaxy), Erick Gutiérrez (Pachuca), Elías Hernández (León).
Forwards (7): Hirving Lozano (PSV Eindhoven), Javier Aquino (Tigres), Jesús Manuel Corona (Porto), Carlos Vela (Real Sociedad), Javier Hernández (West Ham), Raúl Jiménez (Benfica), Oribe Peralta (América).