Mexico women's national under-20 football team

The Mexico U-20 women's national football team is the national women's under-20 football team of Mexico and is managed by the Mexican Football Federation. Maribel Dominguez, a former national senior team player, was named head coach on January 19, 2021, the same day Mónica Vergara was promoted to the full team.

Mexico U-20
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)El Tri (The Tri)
El Tricolor (The Tricolor)
AssociationFederación Mexicana de Fútbol
ConfederationCONCACAF (North America)
Head coachMaribel Domínguez
FIFA codeMEX
First colours
Second colours
CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship
Appearances11 (first in 2002)
Best resultChampion (2018)
FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup
Appearances8 (first in 2002)
Best resultQuarterfinals (2010, 2012, 2016)

The team has reached the quarterfinals in the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup on three occasions and has won the CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship once.

Most members of the current squad play in the Liga MX Femenil, per the league's 1000-minute requirement for young players, and the NCAA.

Results and fixturesEdit

Legend

  Win   Draw   Lose   Fixture

2021Edit

9 April Friendly Mexico   0–1   Brazil Mexico City, Mexico
12:00 (UTC−6) Rafaela Levis  48' Stadium: Centro de Alto Rendimiento
12 April Friendly Mexico   0–1   Brazil Mexico City, Mexico
12:00 (UTC−6) Giovana dos Santos  36' Stadium: Centro de Alto Rendimiento
18 September Friendly Mexico   0–7   Netherlands Oldenzaal, Nederlands
11:00 (UTC−6) Stadium: Sportpark Vondersweijde
21 September Friendly Mexico   2–1   Netherlands Oldenzaal, Nederlands
7:30 (UTC−6) Stadium: Sportpark Vondersweijde
26 November Torneo Costa Dorada Mexico   0–4   Spain Salou, Spain
10:00 (UTC−6) Stadium: Futbol Salou Sports Center
28 November Torneo Costa Dorada Mexico   0–2   France Salou, Spain
10:00 (UTC−6) Stadium: Futbol Salou Sports Center
30 November Torneo Costa Dorada Mexico   0–4   Germany Salou, Spain
10:00 (UTC−6) Stadium: Futbol Salou Sports Center

2022Edit

26 February 2022 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship Mexico   3–0   Panama Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Report Stadium: Estadio Olímpico Félix Sánchez
Referee: Marianela Araya (Costa Rica)
28 February 2022 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship Guyana   0–5   Mexico Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Report
Stadium: Estadio Olímpico Félix Sánchez
Referee: Natalie Simon (United States)
5 March 2022 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship R16 Mexico   9–0   Curaçao Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Report Stadium: Estadio Olímpico Félix Sánchez
Referee: Ekaterina Koroleva (United States)
8 March 2022 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship QF El Salvador   1–5   Mexico Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Report
Stadium: Estadio Olímpico Félix Sánchez
Referee: Melissa Borjas (Honduras)
9 April Friendly Mexico   3–0   Costa Rica Toluca, Mexico
16:00 (UTC−6)
Report Stadium: Cancha Número 4, Instalaciones de la FMF
11 April Friendly Mexico   1–2   Costa Rica Toluca, Mexico
16:00 (UTC−6) Report Stadium: Cancha Número 1, Instalaciones de la FMF

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

The following 20 players were named to the squad for the 2022 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1GK Celeste Espino (2003-09-08) 8 September 2003 (age 18)   Guadalajara
1GK Paola Manrique (2002-04-28) 28 April 2002 (age 20)   Pachuca

2DF Emili Bautista (2003-04-09) 9 April 2003 (age 19)   Juárez
2DF Carol Cázares (2003-05-16) 16 May 2003 (age 19)   UANL
2DF Jana Gutiérrez (2003-10-25) 25 October 2003 (age 18)   UANL
2DF Kinberly Guzmán (2002-09-19) 19 September 2002 (age 19)   Guadalajara
2DF Samantha López (2003-04-16) 16 April 2003 (age 19)   California Baptist Lancers
2DF Daniela Monroy (2002-09-21) 21 September 2002 (age 19)   Cruz Azul
2DF Alexxandra Ramírez (2002-05-23) 23 May 2002 (age 19)   Santos Laguna

3MF Paola Chavero (2002-05-16) 16 May 2002 (age 20)   UNAM
3MF Daniela Delgado (2002-09-27) 27 September 2002 (age 19)   Santos Laguna
3MF Silvana Flores (2002-04-18) 18 April 2002 (age 20)   Ipswich Town
3MF Isabella Gutiérrez (2004-03-09) 9 March 2004 (age 18)   Guadalajara
3MF Maritza Maldonado (2002-05-26) 26 May 2002 (age 19)   Querétaro
3MF Ammanda Marroquín (2003-04-03) 3 April 2003 (age 19)   Washington State Cougars
3MF Natalia Mauleón (2002-02-04) 4 February 2002 (age 20)   América
3MF Anette Vázquez (2002-03-11) 11 March 2002 (age 20)   Guadalajara

4FW Aylín Aviléz (2003-05-18) 18 May 2003 (age 19)   Monterrey
4FW Tatiana Flores (2005-09-15) 15 September 2005 (age 16)   Chelsea
4FW Alexia Villanueva (2003-02-22) 22 February 2003 (age 19)   Santos Laguna

Recent call-upsEdit

  • These players were called up to the squad in the last 12 months and are still available for selection (born from 2002 onwards).
Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Azul Alvarez (2003-03-24) 24 March 2003 (age 19)   Lonestar SC Austin v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
GK Natalia Acuña (2003-07-03) 3 July 2003 (age 18)   América Torneo Costa Dorada
GK Mariana Caballero (2004-09-27) 27 September 2004 (age 17)   Monterrey v. América, 23 October 2021

DF Edith Carmona (2003-01-20) 20 January 2003 (age 19)   Cruz Azul v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
DF Ashlyn Fernández (2004-05-10) 10 May 2004 (age 18)   Tulsa Golden Hurricane v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
DF Alexandra Godínez (2003-05-16) 16 May 2003 (age 19)   América v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
DF Ivy Lara   West Texas Rush v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
DF Gabriela Izel Rodriguez   Albion Hurricanes FC v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
DF Yaneisy Rodríguez (2002-03-08) 8 March 2002 (age 20)   Necaxa v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
DF Karol Bernal (2003-02-02) 2 February 2003 (age 19)   Guadalajara Torneo Costa Dorada
DF Nathaly Martínez (2002-04-15) 15 April 2002 (age 20)   Tijuana v. América, 23 October 2021
DF Julieta Peralta (2002-04-15) 15 April 2002 (age 20)   Seattle Redhawks v.   Netherlands, 21 September 2021

MF Andrea Bálcazar (2003-09-06) 6 September 2003 (age 18)   Pachuca v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
MF Noemí Granados (2002-09-30) 30 September 2002 (age 19)   Toluca v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
MF Lía Morán (2002-11-08) 8 November 2002 (age 19)   Puebla v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
MF Briana Rodriguez   Chicago Mustangs v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
MF Laura Herrera (2003-06-27) 27 June 2003 (age 18)   UNAM v. América, 23 October 2021
MF Alexa Huerta (2004-01-01) 1 January 2004 (age 18)   Capital City v. América, 23 October 2021
MF Gritsey Ramírez (2004-02-03) 3 February 2004 (age 18)   West Coast FC v. América, 23 October 2021
MF Silvia Elicerio (2002-04-01) 1 April 2002 (age 20)   Juárez v.   Netherlands, 21 September 2021
MF Mariana Elizondo (2002-10-10) 10 October 2002 (age 19)   Rice Owls v.   Netherlands, 21 September 2021
MF Martha Enciso (2003-02-05) 5 February 2003 (age 19)   Cruz Azul v.   Netherlands, 21 September 2021

FW Denise Castro (2003-04-20) 20 April 2003 (age 19)   San Diego State Aztecs v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
FW Lourdes Martínez (2004-07-19) 19 July 2004 (age 17)   Pachuca v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
FW Karla Rodríguez (2003-01-01) 1 January 2003 (age 19)   Cal State Fullerton v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
FW Sarah Sirdah Cortes (2003-01-01) 1 January 2003 (age 19)   Tophat SC v. UNAM, 19 December 2021
FW Marcia García (2004-03-29) 29 March 2004 (age 18)   Atlas Torneo Costa Dorada
FW Bridgette Marin-Valencia (2002-01-01) 1 January 2002 (age 20)   PSV Union Torneo Costa Dorada
FW Mariel Román (2002-11-17) 17 November 2002 (age 19)   Toluca v. América, 23 October 2021

Competitive recordEdit

FIFA U-20 Women's World CupEdit

FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup record
Year Round Position MP W D* L GF GA Pts
  2002 Group Stage 11th 3 0 0 3 5 10 -
  2004 Did not qualify
  2006 Group Stage 12th 3 1 0 2 5 15 3
  2008 Group Stage 15th 3 0 0 3 2 12 -
  2010 Quarter-Finals 8th 4 1 2 1 6 7 5
  2012 Quarter-Finals 6th 4 2 0 2 7 5 6
  2014 Group Stage 11th 3 0 2 1 3 4 2
  2016 Quarter-Finals 5th 4 2 0 2 6 7 6
  2018 Group Stage 11th 3 1 0 2 5 10 3
  2020 Qualified; tournament canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic
  2022 Qualified
Total Group Stage 9/9 27 7 4 16 39 70 25

CONCACAF Women's U-20 ChampionshipEdit

CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship record
Year Result Matches Wins Draws Losses GF GA
  2002 No Final Held 3 2 1 0 9 2
  2004 Fourth place 5 2 0 3 14 16
  2006 Third Place 5 3 0 2 18 7
  2008 Third Place 5 3 0 2 13 7
  2010 Runners-up 5 3 0 2 6 4
  2012 Third Place 5 3 0 2 18 6
  2014 Runners-up 5 4 0 1 22 6
  2015 Third Place 5 3 1 1 11 2
  2018 Champions 5 4 0 1 9 4
  2020 Runners-up 7 6 0 1 27 7
  2022 Runners-up 7 6 0 1 28 3
Total 11/11 57 39 2 16 175 64

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