Tag Archives: Mexico

UFWC spin-offs update: part 1

Visitors to the Unofficial Football World Championships forum will know that there is plenty of activity away from the main UFWC title, with scores of UFWC spin-off competitions being tracked involving club and national teams. There are a massive 28 spin-offs involving men’s and womens’ national teams. Here, in the first of two posts, Peter […]

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UFWC CONCACAF: Unofficial continental champions revealed

In the latest of our continental UFWC features, this post looks at the unofficial championship of North and Central America and the Caribbean (known in football circles as CONCACAF). The first CONCACAF match took place between the United States and Canada in 1885 – the first international held outside the United Kingdom. However, FIFA have […]

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Mexico 1-1 Spain

MEXICO 1-1 SPAIN, Mexico City, 11/08/10 Hernandez 12 (Mexico); Silva 90+ (Spain) A priceless last-gasp strike from substitute David Silva retained the UFWC title for Spain when it looked certain that Mexico would steal their crown. New Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez scored after 12 minutes, and Mexico looked to be the most likely to […]

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Mexico vs Spain

Mexico vs Spain, 11 August 2010, 2100 BST Azteca Stadium, Mexico City Just a month after the World Cup ended, the Unofficial Football World Championships kicks back into gear. The final match, of course, saw Spain beat the Netherlands to win both the WC and UFWC titles. And while the official title is safe for […]

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Netherlands 2-1 Mexico

NETHERLANDS 2-1 MEXICO, Freiburg (Germany) 26/05/10 Van Persie 17, 41; Hernandez 74 Two first-half goals from Robin Van Persie were enough for the Netherlands see off Mexico and retain the UFWC title. The Netherlands had the best of the early exchange, as shots came in from every angle. In the 8th minute a diagonal pass […]

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