(Sporting Alert) — The following are the starting line-ups for the CONCACAF World Cup 2014 qualifying game between Mexico and the visiting Costa Rica at the Azteca.
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Mexico are coming off a 0-0 draw with Panama last week Friday on the road and target a positive result at home as they seek to move closer to winning a place to Brazil next year.
Costa Rica beat Honduras 1-0 in their last game and have seven points, the same as Mexico heading into tonight’s contest.
Both teams are confident of pulling off a win tonight, with Javier Hernandez being backed as the man to be the difference for the Mexicans.
Arsenal forward Joel Campbell is amongst the starters for Costa Rica.
Mexico v Costa Rica
Mexico: Corona, Rodriguez, Salcido, Moreno, Flores, Herrera, Zavala, Barrera, Guardado, Hernandez, De Nigris
Subs: Ochoa, Reyes, Molina, Torrado, Reyna, Giovani, Aquino, Meza, Jimenez, Torres, Mier, Talavera
Costa Rica: Navas, Acosta, Umana, Diaz, Gamboa, Gonzalez, Bolanos, Barrantes, Tejeda, Ruiz, Campbell
Subs: Pemberton, Borges, Calvo, Cunningham, Saborio, Johnson, Soto, Miller, Wallace, Nunez, Arrieta
Referee: Mark Geiger (USA)