The project headed by Gerardo Torrado to manage two World Cup cycles vanished and there is no manager of that structure left
On July 17, 2019 Gerardo Torrado presented to his working group, which had the objective of reaching the cycle world cup 2026 with the Mexican team. Only one of the six people who were announced in the working group reached Qatar 2022 and none continues towards the World Cup that will be organized Mexico with the United States and Canada. All positions in the structure are vacant.
At the introductory conference, Gerardo Torrado He was appointed general sports director of the Mexican Soccer Federation, with Ignacio Hierro González as sports director of the national teams and Raúl Méndez as operational director of the Tricolor.
Also in the organization chart was Javier Mier as coordinator of minor teams, Jorge Tello as coordinator of visories and Martí Matabosch, as coordinator of Sports Sciences.
The first to leave was Martí Matabosch, who has now been part of Barcelona in Spain since March 2022. This list of departures was joined by Gerardo Torrado and Ignacio Hierro, who left after Mexico he was left without the U-20 World Cup and the 2024 Olympic Games.
On the same days that Iron and roastedJavier Mier also left the position of manager of the minor teams.
In the case of Raúl Méndez, he is now listed as Development Coordinator of the FIFA Regional Offices, while Jorge Tello said goodbye to the structure of the Mexican team in the third week of January 2022.
That administration can be awarded the bronze medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, a runner-up in the U-17 World, although also in that period Mexico he was left without the U-20 World Cup and the 2024 Olympic Games, in addition to missing the Gold Cup and the Nations League against the United States.
In the case of Jaime Ordiales, the former manager of Cruz Azul came to the position of sports director of the Mexican National Team as an interim, so he is not sure in his position either.