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The Argentine Gerardo Martino, coach of Mexicoopted for the good moment in the Spanish League of Jesús Corona, from Sevilla, and Héctor Herrera, from Atlético de Madridfor the last three games of the ‘Tri’ that will put an end to the Concacaf World Cup Qualifying.
The ‘Tata’ Martino announced this Thursday a list of 29 footballers who will receive on March 24 to the United States, they will visit Honduras on the 27th and will host El Salvador on the 30thmeetings that will define whether Mexico obtains one of the three direct places to the Qatar 2022 World Cup that are distributed in the octagonal of Concacaf or stays with the one that sends it to the playoffs.
Corona has established himself as a starter in Sevilla coach Julen Lopeteguifor which he signed in January, while Herrera has had a great second half of the season at ‘Atleti’ Argentine coach Diego Simeone, who was confirmed in the quarterfinals of the European Champions League on Tuesday.
Others of those summoned that stand out in Martino’s call are Diego Lainezof the Spanish Real Betis; Edson Alvarezfrom the Dutch Ajax; John Vasquezfrom the Italian Genoa; Hirving Lozanofrom Italian Napoli, and Raul Jimenezfrom the English Wolverhampton.
Mexico marches on third place in the octagonal with 21 points the same as the United Statessecond in the table, and four behind leader Canada.
These are the ones summoned by Martino.
Goalkeepers: William Ochoa (America), Rodolfo Cota (Lion), jonathan orozco (Tijuana) and Alfredo Talavera (PUMA UNAM).
Defenses: Jorge Sanchez (America), John Vasquez (Genoa-ITA), Gerardo Arteaga (Genk-BEL), Julian Araujo (LA Galaxy-USA), Jesus Gallardo, Cesar Montes and Hector Moreno (Monterrey), Israel Kings (town), Nestor Araujo (Celta de Vigo-ESP) and Jesus Angle (UANL Tigers).
Midfielders: Edson Alvarez (Ajax-NED), Hector Herrera (Atletico Madrid), Carlos Rodriguez (Blue Cross), Luis Romo, Rodolfo Pizarro and Erick Aguirre (Monterrey), Erick Gutierrez (PSV Einhoven-NED) and Diego Lainez (Real Betis-ESP).
Forwards: Henry Martin (America), Santiago Gimenez and Uriel Antuna (Blue Cross), Alexis Vega (Guadalajara), Hirving Lozano (Napoli-ITA), Jesus Crown (Seville-ESP) and Raul Jimenez (Wolverhampton-GBR).
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