Elias Hernandez, Guemez added to Mexico roster

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MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) Mexico has replaced injured midfielder Jose Juan Vazquez and forward Giovani Dos Santos on its roster for Saturday's playoff game against the United States for a berth in the 2017 Confederations Cup.

The soccer federation of North and Central America and the Caribbean said Friday that Leon forward Elias Hernandez and Club American midfielder Javier Guemez have been added to the roster.

The U.S. plays Mexico at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, for the right to represent CONCACAF at the FIFA event in Russia, a warmup for the 2018 World Cup.