Mexico returns to World Cup qualifying on Thursday night at home when it welcomes Honduras to Estadio Azteca. El Tri, the top team in the hexagonal, is looking to boost its qualifying chances with all three points against the scrappy Hondurans.
Here’s how you can watch the match and what to know:
How to watch
When: Thursday at 10 p.m. ET
Where: Estadio Azteca, Mexico City
TV: FS1 and Univision Deportes
Stream: fuboTV and Fox Sports Go
Follow: CBS Sports App
Mexico is in first place in the hexagonal with 10 points and an undefeated record, while Honduras is in fifth with four points. A win for Mexico means they can start making plans for the World Cup, while a draw for Honduras will leave the team with confidence ahead of the rest of qualifying.
Player to watch
Mexico striker Javier Hernandez. He’s the man in attack for El Tri and is playing with some confidence after becoming the country’s top scorer in history just over a week ago.
Mexico to win – 2/9
Draw – 4/1
Honduras to win – 12/1
Mexico puts one foot into Russia 2018 with three big points here. Mexico 2, Honduras 0.