One victory away from a chance at an Olympic gold medal - the first soccer medal of any kind -- Mexico is primed to make some history when it faces Japan in the semifinals at Wembley Stadium in London on Tuesday.
LONDON - Giovani Dos Santos and Hector Herrera both scored in extra time and Mexico advanced to the Olympic semifinals for the first time since 1968, beating Senegal 4-2 on Saturday.
NEWCASTLE, England - Brazil ended Honduras' run at the London Games Saturday, capitalizing on a man advantage to twice overtake "Los Catrachos" and win 3-2 in the Olympic quarterfinals.
NEWCASTLE, England - Mexico and Honduras already have achieved some history by becoming the first two CONCACAF teams to reach the knockout round in the same Olympics. Now they're looking to further scale the heights on Saturday.
Honduras upset Spain for only its second win at the Olympics, getting a seventh-minute goal from Jerry Bengtson and holding off the World Cup and European champion 1-0 on Sunday.
MANCHESTER, England - Having enjoyed the moment of beating Spain for what many consider the biggest upset of the Olympic men's soccer tournament, Honduras now realizes there is something more to achieve.