One of the most authoritative voices in the history of Tricolor and of Mexican soccer is without a doubt, Cuauhtemoc Blanco Bravo who had the opportunity to talk about the National Team commanded by Gerardo Martino ahead of the 2022 Qatar World Cup.
In an interview for TUDNthe current governor of Morelos commented on the participation of the Tri in Qatar, there he took the opportunity to call the attention of those led by the daddy, Well, he asked them not to “shrink” when they face each other to Poland, Argentina and Saudi Arabia.
“You’re not going to load them bastard. I would love to be there to give them a pinch * ching *, but I can’t, I’ve already retired. What, Lewandowski what? Yes, he is a great player, but we also have good players, the problem is that when they arrive in Qatar they must get their act together and run and fight for 90 minutes”, he recalled on I fear.
Also, the first Mexican to score in three different editions of World Cups (France 1998, Korea-Japan 2002 and South Africa 2010) assured that if necessary he would have called Carlos Vela instead of Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez.
“I would take Vela, it can be a differentiator. Pea No, because you put him more as a center forward and there he finds one and puts it in, but Vela does change your scheme a lot and he has great talent, he can change a game for you, ”he added.
At the moment the Mexican National Team is in Girona Spain, where he will spend nearly two weeks to finalize details for his World Cup debut. There, Gerardo Martino’s team will play two preparation matches against Iraq Y Sweden on November 9 and 16 respectively.
Picture Tricolor plans to travel to Qatar on November 17, just five days before the start of the World Cup. Mexico will begin its participation in the World Cup on Tuesday, November 22 against Poland; on Saturday the 26th they will face Argentina and will finish the group stage against Saudi Arabia on Wednesday the 30th
For the trip to Barcelona, Martino has 19 players, all members of Liga MX, in addition to 15 young players who will help make sparring during workouts: Karl Campos. Emilio Lara, Román Martínez, Víctor Guzmán, Isaías Violante, Sebastián Pérez, Fidel Ambriz, Heriberto Jurado, Jesús Hernández, Mauricio Isais, Emilio Martínez, Alfredo Gutiérrez, Alí Ávila, Jorge Ruvalcaba and Santiago Trigos.
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Goalkeepers: Guillermo Ochoa (America), Alfredo Talavera (FC Juárez) and Rodolfo Cota (León).
Defenses: Kevin Álvarez (Pachuca), Jesús Angulo (Tigres), Néstor Araújo (América), Gerardo Arteaga (Genk), Jesús Gallardo (Monterrey), Héctor Moreno (Monterrey), César Montes (Monterrey), Jorge Sánchez (Ajax) and Johan Vasquez (Cremonese).
Midfielders: Edson Álvarez (Ajax), Roberto Alvarado (Guadalajara), Uriel Antuna (Cruz Azul), Luis Chávez (Pachuca), Andrés Guardado (Real Betis), Erik Gutiérrez (PSV), Héctor Herrera (Houston), Diego Lainez (Sporting Braga), Orbelín Pineda (AEK Athens), Carlos Rodríguez (Cruz Azul), Luis Romo (Monterrey) and Erik Sánchez (Pachuca).
Forwards: Rogelio Funes Mori (Monterrey), Santiago Giménez (Feyenoord), Raúl Jiménez (Wolverhampton), Hirving chucky Lozano (Napoli), Henry Martin (America), Alexis Vega (Chivas) and Jesus tecatito Crown (Seville).
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