The scene where Salcedo went down, I was shouting for them to stop the game, but there was no reaction (from the New Zealand bench). "Defensively, we lost the ball several times in the first half and did not succeed in launching any attacks". The decision to penalise a trip on wing-back Alex Gersbach was confirmed by a video review shown on the stadium screens.
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"We are becoming a group that increasingly deserves to win, which competes with different opponents and playing styles and wins games".
Mexico head coach Juan Carlos Osorio apologised for losing his temper during the match.
The Colombian said: "We're human beings so there are certain situations in which we are more affected by words than others".
The second game of the day was between Mexico And new Zealand where the "EL TRIO" won the game in latter half of the game. But we managed to get our act together for most part of the match. We have 26 or 27 players to choose from but we have incredible belief. He reportedly wants to go to Manchester United, before anything can be done if at all it will happen he will first need to sit down with his current team and come to an agreement.
But it was bad news for left-back Raphael Guerreiro, who will miss the rest of the Confederations Cup after the Portuguese revealed yesterday that he has been playing with a fractured leg for months.
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It took two second-half goals from the startled Mexicans in Sochi to avoid an enormous upset after the world No.17 ranked side trailed the 95th-ranked All Whites at halftime. The first goal in the match was scored on 8th minute into the Russian net by Cristiano Ronaldo, who is the captain of the Portuguese side and is now considered the world's top footballer.
After Herrera's introduction, Javier Aquino forced New Zealand keeper Stefan Marinovic into a left-handed save, before Giovani dos Santos fired over.