Mexico leaves Marquez off roster
Mexico City, Mexico (Sports Network) - Mexico coach Jose Manuel de la Torre left Rafael Marquez off the 20-man roster announced Thursday for an upcoming friendly against Serbia.
Marquez, 32, is usually the captain for Mexico, but was not called up for the friendly on Nov. 11 against Serbia in Mexico. Manchester United forward Javier Hernandez was among seven European-based players named to the squad.
Following is the complete Mexico roster:
Goalkeepers: Guillermo Ochoa (Ajaccio), Alfredo Talavera (Toluca).
Defenders: Hugo Ayala (Tigres), Efrain Juarez (Real Zaragoza), Jonny Magallon (Guadalajara), Hector Moreno (Espanyol), Francisco Rodriguez (Stuttgart), Carlos Salcido (Tigres), Jorge Torres (Tigres).
Midfielders: Javier Aquino (Cruz Azul), Israel Castro (Cruz Azul), Andres Guardado (Deportivo), Jesus Molina (America), Antonio Naelson (Toluca), Jesus Zavala (Monterrey).
Forwards: Edgar Andrade (Jaguares), Pablo Barrera (Real Zaragoza), Giovani Dos Santos (Tottenham), Javier Hernandez (Manchester United), Oribe Peralta (Santos).
11/03 21:18:14 ET