Olympics: Japan 1-3 Mexico: Naff Semi Peppered With Delightful Goals As El Tri Reach Final (Photos & Highlights)

Chris Wright

8th, August 2012

By Chris Wright

“Kiss the rain, whenever you need me…”

Mexico came from behind to book themselves a berth in the Olympic final, overturning Yuki Otso’s splendid 25-yard drive by putting the first three goals Japan have conceded in the entire tournament past ‘keeper Shuichi Gonda.

While the game itself was sorely lacking in the flair department for the most part, several of the goals registered were truly delightful. Marco Fabian headed Mexico level before half-time and then

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