Faced with the absence, coach Gustavo Alvaro cited three players to complete the tri-color roster that will be played on Saturday in Houston, USA.
The The Ecuadorean football team confirmed Wednesday afternoon Victims of Byron Castillo and Djurkaev Risko In the friendly match that will be held on Saturday against El Salvador in Houston, USA.
Through a statement, the Ecuadorean Football Federation stated that Castillo expelled “for medical treatment”, While Reasco for ‘COVID-19 positive’.
A report from the medical department in Barcelona detailed this Castillo “He has bruised his right knee in the past weeks, When these dates were scheduled (at the end of the tournament) a drainage of the affected area‘, a position that left him outside the tricolor call.
To replace the two players considered for the final matches of the Tri Championship through the qualifying rounds, Coach Gustavo Alvaro decided to call Jose Sifuente (Los Angeles, from MLS), plus players from the Delfín team: Joao Ortiz and Gunner Corozo.
Ortiz was already on the payroll for the last friendly in the US, in the 3-2 victory over Mexico, which is the match for which Kurozu was also killedWho was also in the match against Venezuela (1-0) to qualify.
for this part, Cifuentes returns to La Tri After the last call to face the World Cup matches in South America, with the addition of minutes against Paraguay and Chile, in September. (Dr)