An ex-U.S. soccer player is supporting Mexico at the Russia World Cup. Landon Donovan, 35, played for the USA team 157 . People say he is the American player . His for Americans to back Mexico have angered . Ex-teammates criticized for being paid to wear a Mexico soccer . He tweeted a photograph of himself that read: "My team is Mexico....So join ...to cheer on our other team - Mexico."
Donovan explained he is cheering for Mexico. He grew up in California. He speaks Spanish. He said his heart "bleeds red, and blue" and no one should question his love for Team USA. As a , he loved the of his Mexican teammates and has a connection to and for Mexico. One U.S. player said Donovan was only doing this for . A Mexican said Mexico fans love to hate two men - Donald Trump and Donovan.