Dating back almost 80 years, the US-Mexico soccer rivalry is one of the most heated, not just in the region, but in the world. In anticipation to the World Cup Qualifier match between both countries in Estadio Azteca on March 26, 2013, Alexi Lalas and Jared Borgetti, narrate the story of this unique rivalry.
This essay was originally conceptualized to be one version for both ESPN and ESPN Deportes. A unique and seldom use approach. Having both sides of the narration subtitled, regardless of where it aired.
Original Airdate: March 26, 2013 (SportsCenter, ESPN and ESPN Deportes)
Produced by Gustavo Coletti and Jeffrey Hernandez
Written by Mark Young
With: Alexis Lalas and Jared Borgetti