The Mexican National Team has suffered more to prevail by a score of 1-0 over the Selection of El Salvador, to finish as leaders of group A in the first phase of the 2021 Gold Cup and awaiting its rival in the next round .
Yes, the Tri avoided crossing with USA before the Gold Cup Final, but not the questioning of his performance. On the offensive was Rogelio Funes Mori who was left to duty, after failing two heads up, in which he defined without the rigor of his three previous games.
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On the defensive there are red lights. El Salvador did not show fear of Mexico. Alexander Larin he slammed the ball into the right post on a free kick. Minutes before, Edson Alvarez fumbled at the start with Alvaro Orellana, Y Alfredo Talavera covered the shot of Joaquin Rivas while then it was Hector Moreno who covered a second shot of Joshua Perez.
The frustration was such that at 76 ‘ Alan Pulido was reprimanded for a heavy sweep, while two minutes later Hector Herrera won the card for unsportsmanlike conduct. Shortly before they saw the same cardboard Carlos Salcedo Y Luis Rodriguez.
It is also true that the referee forgave El Salvador in two innings that touched the red, in particular in a plate of Jairo Henriquez on Jesus Crown, a few meters from Gerardo Martino. The National Team will play the Quarterfinals next Saturday in Glendale, Arizona, against the Group D sub-leader that could be Honduras, Panama or Qatar.
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