Mexico's National Team will have to face a commitment before reaching Qatar 2022, so the schedule of games for El Tri in the Nations League is now ready.
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Gerardo Martino's national team already knows its rivals for this tournament after the draw was held this week to define the groups and rivals that will play in this tournament.
This is El Tri's schedule of matches in the Nations League
These matches will be round-robin games on the FIFA dates of June 2022 (double date) and March 2023.
Mexico vs Suriname
Date: Saturday, June 11
Round 3 of 6
Jamaica vs Mexico
Date: Tuesday, June 14
Round 4 of 6
Suriname vs Mexico
Date: Thursday, March 23, 2023
Round 5 of 6
Mexico vs Jamaica
Date: Sunday, March 26, 2023
Round 6 of 6
In which group will Mexico be in the Nations League?
For this Concacaf international tournament, Mexico will be part of Group A of League A, and the first group stage will be played in June 2022 and will serve Gerardo Martino's team as preparation before the World Cup.
After this phase, there will be a break until 2023 and during this period, El Tri is expected to face Brazil as part of its preparation for the FIFA World Cup. The Mexican team was also expected to play against Argentina.
However, this will not be possible due to the fact that both teams will be in the same group in Qatar 2022, so this match will not be possible.
When will the second round of the Nations League be played?
At the end of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, the continental tournament will resume in March 2023, which is when the Mexican National Team's second leg matches will take place.
These matches will be again against Suriname and Jamaica, which is when the last two rounds of the group stage will be played, so that in June 2023 the semifinals will be played.
And in this same semifinal round, the matches for third place in the competition will also be played, as well as the Grand Final to determine the champion of the tournament.
How did Mexico fare in the previous edition of the Nations League?
In the previous tournament, the Mexican National Soccer Team made it to the Grand Final, but in the decisive match for the tournament, El Tri was defeated by its fiercest rival, the USMNT.
The duel ended with a score of 4-3, in a match that meant the beginning of the 3 losses that Mexico had in 2021 against its similar team from the United States.