The performances of Mexico's fringe players -- especially Jonathan Gonzalez and Hugo Ayala -- has given Juan Carlos Osorio plenty to think about.
Mexico weren't their sharpest in a 1-0 friendly win against Bosnia and Herzegovina, but a few fringe players made early cases for the 2018 World Cup.
Mexico could only manage one goal in a 1-0 friendly win against Bosnia and Herzegovina in San Antonio on Wednesday night.
Sunday's 0-0 draw with Bosnia and Herzegovina was a real missed opportunity for a raw U.S. squad to put on a show and get fans excited.
Sunday's 0-0 draw with Bosnia shed light on an young U.S side that -- outside of Bill Hamid and CJ Sapong -- didn't do much to wow the StubHub fans.
The U.S. struggled with a young and inexperienced side against Bosnia & Herzegovina, but there were reasons for optimism after missing the World Cup.
An experimental U.S. side ground out a 0-0 draw against Bosnia and Herzegovina on Sunday night at StubHub center in Los Angeles.
MLS trio Carlos Vela, Giovani dos Santos and Jonathan dos Santos are all set to be involved for Mexico next Wednesday against Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Mexico is set to play Scotland on June 2 in Estadio Azteca in El Tri's farewell match ahead of the World Cup in Russia.
Australia will play Colombia in London as part of their preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Ryan Giggs is set to be named Chris Coleman's successor as Wales manager on Monday.
Australia's first opponent of its World Cup year has been confirmed, with an away friendly against Norway locked in for March.
Qatar's preparations for hosting the 2022 World Cup plumbed new depths on Thursday when they suffered an embarrassing 2-1 loss to Liechtenstein.
FAW chief executive Jonathan Ford will face no disciplinary action over his comment that the next manager of Wales would "definitely not" be English.
FAW chief executive Jonathan Ford is to face a disciplinary commission over his comment that the next Wales manager will "definitely" not be English.