This Sunday, USMNT beat Mexico 3-2 in overtime in a dramatic match and became champion of the Concacaf League of Nations, a tournament that was played for the first time in its history. But now, how many times have they faced each other in total over the years and how is the history of the confrontations with each other?
The first duel between both teams took place on May 24, 1934, in the final of the Concacaf qualifier for the 1934 World Cup in Italy, where the American representative thrashed 4-2, with four goals from Aldo Teo Donelli.
Meanwhile, the first victory of the Aztecs occurred on September 12, 1937 in a friendly match held in Asturias Park, with a bulky score of 7-2.
Mexico vs USMNT, head to head
Mexico and the United States have met 71 times in history, with a balance of 36 victories for the Aztecs, 21 for the American team and 15 draws. While El Tri has scored 146 goals, the Stars and Stripes have scored 86 goals.
USMNT vs Mexico: all the times they met
World Cup: 1 game, 0 wins for Mexico, 0 draws and 1 victory for the United States.
World Cup qualifiers: 29 games, 16 wins for Mexico, 7 draws and 6 wins for the United States.
Confederations Cup: 1 game, 1 win for Mexico, 0 draws and 0 victories for the United States.
Copa América: 1 game, 0 wins for Mexico, 1 draw and 0 wins for the United States.
Gold Cup: 7 games, 5 wins for Mexico, 0 draws and 2 wins for the United States.
Concacaf Cup: 1 game, 1 win for Mexico, 0 draws and 0 victories for the United States.
North American Nations Cup: 3 games, 2 wins for Mexico, 1 draw and 0 wins for the United States.
Concacaf Nations League: 1 match, 0 Mexico wins, 0 draws and 1 United States win