Mexico announced the 20 player call up list for the 2022 CONCACAF U20 Championship that will give four tickets to the 2023 U20 World Cup and two tickets to the 2024 Olympic Games. Coach Luis Perez had some surprises for the tournament that will be held in Honduras from June 18th to July 3rd. Mexico is in Group F along with Trinidad and Tobago, Suriname, and Haiti.
The call ups list is the following:
Goalkeepers: Jose Eulogio (Pachuca), Emiliano Perez (Necaxa)
Defenders: Jesus Alcantar (Necaxa), Antonio Leone (LAFC), Abraham Freyfeld (UNAM Pumas), Rafael Palma (Pachuca), Everardo Lopez (Toluca), Diego Gomez (Necaxa), Emilio Martinez (Puebla)
Midfielders: Fidel Ambriz (Leon), Heriberto Jurado (Necaxa), Isaias Violante (Toluca), Karel Campos (America), Salvador Mariscal (Santos), Saul Zamora (Leon)
Forwards: Bryan Gonzalez (Pachuca), Jesus Hernandez (Queretaro), Christian Torres (LAFC), Jonathan Perez (LA Galaxy), Esteban Lozano (America)
The two most notable absences are European based players Marcelo Flores and Jonathan Gomez.