LA Galaxy star Giovani dos Santos was named on Thursday to Mexico’s final 23-man roster for the upcoming FIFA Confederations Cup, which kicks off June 17.

Also named to the team was Dos Santos’ brother Jonathan, a midfielder for Spanish club Villarreal; forward Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez, Mexico’s all-time leading scorer; Real Sociedad striker Carlos Vela; 21-year-old forward Hirving Lozano of Mexican club Pachuca; and ageless defender Rafa Marquez (he’s 38) of Liga MX team Atlas.

The Confederations Cup semifinals will be held on June 28 and 29, with the third-place match and final set for July 2.

A skilled veteran with 18 goals in 93 career appearances with the Mexican national team, dos Santos has six goals and one assist in 12 regular season games with the Galaxy this year.

Source: LAtimes

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