August 2, 2021

Alan Pulido Will Report For El Tri Despite Injury; Tuesday Or Wednesday Define His Possible Replacement

The name of ‘Chicharito’ is still not being considered by El Tri despite continuing to add casualties up front

Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez will not be taken into account by Gerardo Martino to cover the absence of Alan Pulido in the Mexican National Team, since in the era of ‘Tata’ he no longer enters the tricolor plans. In turn, the Sporting Kansas City striker, despite the injury he suffered over the weekend, will have to place himself under the orders of the Tri’s coaching staff before naming his possible replacement.

This is how sources from the Mexican National Team pointed out ESPN Digital, Who is it They reiterated that, with the current national coach, Javier Hernández has completely closed the doors, despite the fact that the Guadalajara has had a great season in MLS with the Galaxy jersey.

Javier Hernández scored a double on Saturday against the San Jose Earthquakes, with which he already has 10 goals at the start of the tournament.

“The ‘Chícharo’ is not being considered, despite Pulido’s injury,” the Mexican National Team said to this portal.

Likewise, it was reported that in the middle of the week it will be known if they will call another forward to cover the absence of Alan Pulido.

The Sporting Kansas City forward, who was injured on Saturday against LAFC by Carlos Vela after taking a cut on his right foot when he was looking for the ball by high and for that reason had to leave the game at minute 75, must report with El Tri.

Those responsible for the Mexican National Team are reaching an agreement with Sporting Kansas City to see when the forward will travel to Los Angeles, which could be between this Sunday and Monday.

Alan Pulido received some stitches and hopefully he won’t have to stop for long. However, for now they are considering taking care of it and not risking it so soon, due to the infection, or the friction that it may have in a training session.

Key days for Guarded around his injury

On the other hand, Andrew SavedWho did not finish the practice of the Mexican National Team also due to injury, will have to wait until Monday or Tuesday for studies to be carried out.

It is believed that the ‘Little Prince’ has a tear in the back of his left leg, although they must wait for the affected part to deflate so that the corresponding examinations are carried out.

Finally, Gerardo Martino little by little begins to have all his elements for the friendly match on July 3 against Nigeria since Efraín Álvarez and Jonathan Dos Santos reported to training

The last to report with the tricolor in Los Angeles, which will meet Nigeria on July 3, were Galaxy players Efraín Álvarez and Jonathan dos Santos.