Another injury blow for Mexico, Pizarro ruled out of friendly against Nigeria

Rodolfo Pizarro is set to miss Mexico’s warm-up friendly against Nigeria with a groin injury, Futbalgalore.com.ng reports.

The 27-year-old, who has scored two goals for his country at international level has been ruled out of the match scheduled to take place on July 4.

The Inter Miami CF designated player suffered a groin injury and will not recover in time to participate in the 2021 Gold Cup.

Pizarro’s injury concerns are cause for another headache for manager Tata Martino who has seen Alan Pulido withdraw from the squad with an ankle problem, ruling him out for the Super Eagles match.

The skillful attacking midfielder lists Monterrey, Pachuca and Guadalajara as his former clubs.

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