The Tri coach does not present any surprises in his starting lineup to face the French team
Jaime lozano he lined up his best team in the debut of the Mexican National Team against France, in the Tokyo 2020 soccer tournament. Guillermo Ochoa, Luis Romo and Henry Martín appear in the eleven that faces the team in which Andre Pierre Gignac appears as the starter. .
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Guillermo Ochoa will be in goal with the captain’s tape; Jorge Sánchez, César Montes, Johan Vázquez and Erick Aguirre on defense; Luis Romo and Carlos Rodríguez as contentions; Diego Lainez, Sebastián Córdova and Alexis Vega as offensive midfielders, and Henry Martín as center forward.
The coach of the Tri Olympic does not present any surprise in its starting lineup to face the French team, since it repeats the same players who faced the last two preparation matches before Tokyo 2020, 3-0 victories against Panama in Nashville and 4-1 against Fukuyama City Football Club in Hiroshima.
Fernando Beltrán, Sebastián Jurado, Adrián Mora and Ricardo Ángulo will go to the stands. Malagón, Loroña, Jesús Ángulo, Uriel Antuna, Joaquín Esquivel, Eduardo Aguirre and Roberto Alvarado are on the bench.
For their part, the French team start André Pierre Gignac and Flaurin Thauvin, both elements of Tigres, who were reinforced to the Olympic team.
In the previous one, the star of the felines, Gignac, recalled that one of his best goals was scored by Guillermo Ochoa and hopes that this will be repeated, while the goalkeeper of the Tri Olímpico assured that he is in Japan to return to Mexico with a medal.
The debut of the Mexican National Team takes place one day before the inauguration. After France, they will face host Japan next Sunday and close the group stage against South Africa.