Game set for December 9, 2016
This years team will include 45 players from both NCAA DIII and DII from around the USA. They will be coached by Frank Haege from Augsburg College and Matt Walter Northwestern Oklahoma State University, final player and coach roster will be announced November 20th.
ONEFA will be the games host and the Mexican fans look at this game as their year-end Super Bowl. Exuberant Mexico crowds as large as 30,000 plus have come to see Mexico take on the USA, Check out the Video from the game at Olympic Stadium. https://youtu.be/vMVEapFxNHU proving their enthusiasm for Football Americano!
USA Eagles are 4 and 1, and ready to bring the trophy back to the USA. Last year in Mexico City Team Mexico kicked a 49 yds field go with 45 sec left in the game to edge the Team USA 17-14 ; Team USA defeated the Mexican College All Stars 28-14 in 2011 Chihuahua, MX; 49-26 Monerery, MX in 2012, 30-15 in Mexico City, MX and 2014 24-21 in Chihuahua, MX, USA holds a 16 -2 won-loss record in this prestigious game since 1954. Aztec Bowl History
We have assembled another great team, including players and coaches from across the USA.Team USA coaches include: Frank Haege of Augsburg College (a former top Arena 1 coach) and Casey Creehan Defensive Coordinator CFL Toronto Argonauts and eight more. The final 42 man roster will be released November 16th , last years team represent 25 college from around the USA.