Andrés Guardado will not be included in the froster of the Mexico national team that will face Nigeria in an international friendly.
The Real Betis star suffered a muscle tear injury and he will not recover in time for the match that takes place on 4 July for ‘El Tri.’
The coach of the Mexico national team, Gerardo Martino, will not risk having an injured player in his roster, so Erick Sánchez will take his place. The Argentine boss has called up the Pachuca midfielder this week to join the camp ahead of warm-up game against Nigeria.
Erick Sánchez, 21, scored four goals in 41 appearances for Pachuca last season.