Tri Olímpico loses Érick Aguirre due to injury to Japan

The Tri defender had to leave the game in the first half after chasing Takefusa Kubo in a counterattack.

Erick aguirre, defense of Tri Olympic, came out of gear towards the end of the first half of the game against Japan after suffering a muscle injury during the second day of Group A in the Olympic Games of Tokyo 2020.

Injury to Aguirre it forced the entry to Vladimir Loroña, who was placed as a right wing and Jorge Sánchez crossed to the left wing.

The left-back remained lying on the grass of Estadio de Saitama after a chase of more than 50 meters over Takefusa Kubo, who outlined in front of the Mexican goal, so he had to cover after pressure on the offensive.

At the time of being on the bench, Aguirre He took his face as a symbol of disbelief, as he seemed not to believe his departure from the game. Immediately, Luis Ángel Malagón, comforted him on the tricolor bench.

If an injury is confirmed by AguirreIt would be the first casualty that Jaime Lozano’s team has suffered since they arrived in Japan, since for the game against France and even before the match against the Japanese, ‘Jimmy’ had a full roster.

At the time of leaving, the advantage on the scoreboard was for Japan 2-0 after a goal of Takefusa kubo and one more, of penal, of Ritsu Doan.

In the game against France, Aguirre He monopolized social networks after his jersey had an error in the order of the colors of the flag of Mexico, with red, green and white.