World Cup 2022: Who is Henry Martin?

World Cup 2022: Who is Henry Martin? Henry Martin and Edson Alvarez of Mexico pose during the official FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 portrait session on November 18, 2022 in Doha, Qatar.
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World Cup 2022 begins for Mexico today with Henry Martin up front. 

That's right: not Raul Jimenez and certainly not Javier Hernandez, a common fixture of World Cups past for the Mexicans. Henry Martin is a complete unknown in Europe and takes the No.20 shirt in Mexico's squad

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