Santiago de Chile, September 28 (EFE). – The Chilean coach, Martin Lasarte, called up this Tuesday the Mexican team Mazatlan Nicolas Diaz for the three matches in October of the World Cup qualifiers Qatar to replace Eugenio Mina, who was injured in a match. Argentine race.
Mina suffered a torn hamstring that prevented him from being fit to face the teams of Peru, Paraguay and Venezuela.
In addition to having to urgently form the defensive part, Red is waiting to contribute to the offensive line of striker Benjamin Brereton Diaz, the tournament’s leading scorer with 9 goals in 10 matches.
Brereton added a hat-trick in Blackburn Rovers’ 5-1 win over Cardiff City, and today ratified the Huddersfield Town double.
The attack was one of the weakest points of the Chilean team, which is in eighth place with 7 points out of a possible 27.
The only 2-0 win in Santiago came at the expense of Peru, their next opponent in Lima. EFE
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