Denmark – Mexico Today’s Soccer Prediction
The two nations are planning their trip to Russia for the 2018 World Cup. No benefit in terms of motivation
State of form
2nd of his qualifying hen behind Poland, Denmark has done the job to get rid of Ireland in dams and will be well of the trip to Russia this summer. Little success in their preparation (1 win- 2 draws – 2 defeats), Martin Braithwaite’s teammates remain besides on 2 draws in a row conceded against Chile (0-0) and Sweden last weekend ( 0-0).
On the other hand, Mexico finished first in their CONCACAF zone playoffs in front of Costa Rica or Panama, and thus directly validated their ticket for the 2018 World Cup. After 2 disappointing performances in friendly against Croatia (defeat 0-1 ) and Wales (0-0), Guillermo Ochoa’s partners finally relaunched the machine against Scotland last Sunday (1-0).
Headcount for Denmark – Mexico
After announcing a group of 35 players, Denmark has finally reduced its list to 23 elements. We find executives Kasper Schmeichel (33 caps), Simon Kjaer (76 caps), William Kvist (78 caps), Christian Eriksen (77 caps), Krohn-Delhi (77 caps) or Lasse Schöne (34 caps). Injured, leading scorer Bendtner (ex-Arsenal, Rosenborg), is the big missing from this list. 2 players from Bordeaux are present in the squad: the middle Lerager and the striker Braithwaite. Also note the presence of a young generation symbolized by defender Andreas Christensen (22), Pierre Emile Hojberg (22), Kasper Dolberg (20), Yussuf Poulsen (23) and Pione Sisto (23).
As expected, 27 players were summoned to the Mexican coach’s list. Few surprises are to report. True leaders of this team for many seasons, the Ochoa doorman (32 years old and 92 caps), the defenders Marquez (39 years old and 143 caps), Hector Moreno (30 years old and 91 caps) and Layun (29 years old and 62 caps) , the media Guardado (31 years and 144 caps), Giovanni Dos Santos (29 years and 102 selections) and Hector Herrera (28 years and 63 caps) and forwards Javier Hernandez (29 years and 100 selections), Vela (29 years and 67 selections) and Oribe Peralta (34 years and 64 selections) will play a new major international competition.
Denmark – Mexico Prediction
Strong on his land, Denmark should contain Mexico and thus chain a third draw in friendly friendly. Draw
Prediction Today: draw