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In Cruz Azul is known that the board is working to assemble the entire squad for the Clausura 2023 of the Liga MXIt is for this same reason that the team’s coach Raúl ‘Potro’ Gutiérrez assured at a press conference that he still sHe is waiting for the board to sign the striker he requested.
“We continue with that open circumstance, We have been talking about all this since November and for one reason or another it has not been possible to materialize. but we are still with that hope of completing ourselves out there, it is a complex issue due to the number of vacancies we have but we will see how it is resolved and hopefully it will be in favor of what we have been talking aboutthat a ‘9’ arrives to help us”, he said after the defeat against Monterrey.
It is for this reason that Cruz Azul tried by all means to bring Luis Suárez, striker who ended up signing for another team outside of Mexico and left without an international striker the cement makers who focused their attention on other elements, who stand out the most are Radamel Falcao and Enner Valencia.
“There are several that we are probing,” commented the manager. “We have not concluded the hiring of the 9 that we are looking for, that is what we are working on; We are probing several, among them the ones you comment on (Radamel Falcao and Enner Valencia) and others,” said the president of the Board of Directors of the Cruz Azul Cooperative He commented in an interview with W Deportes.
A place for foreigners, a problem to solve for Cruz Azul
For the arrival of one of these two players, or some other important striker not born in Mexico, Cruz Azul must leave a free place, which is why You must know which will be the foreign player who must leave to make room.
“The issue right now is the squares,” said Velázquez. “Right now we are waiting for one to be released and we are going to give it continuity. I have to discuss it with Raúl (Gutiérrez), but we are seeing who leaves”.
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