New bad news for the coach of the Chilean National Team, Martín Lasarte, who this Monday added another casualty to face the qualifying duels against Paraguay and Ecuador, which appear as vital on the way to the Qatar World Cup 2022.
It is that less than 24 hours after the dismissal of the Bayer Leverkusen midfielder, Charles Aránguiz, who could not recover from his physical discomfort, was reported, now the Red medical team has reported the absence of the Catholic University pointer, Edson Puch.
“The decision was adopted because the athlete presented in the game this Sunday, the exacerbation of his injury to the medial collateral ligament of the left knee, confirmed by clinical evaluation and magnetic resonance carried out this Monday, November 8, whose recovery time exceeds the present summons “, detailed the Football Federation through a statement.
Along the same lines, they added that “In agreement with the medical staff of your institution, you will carry out your treatment at your club”.
It is worth mentioning that the Iquiqueño was excited about returning to “Equipo de Todos” after four years. Their last game defending the national team was in the 3-0 defeat against Brazil, which left them out of the World Cup in Russia.