The coach of the Chilean national team, Martín Lasarte, referred this Saturday to the surprise departure of the Chilean American striker Robbie Robinson, who left the concentration of the team in the previous crossing with Brazil.Personal problems, the intervention of his representative and the current alternative of the United States made the Inter Miami attacker meditate before leaving the ‘Red’. Given this, the strategist of Uruguayan origin declared that “in the case of this footballer, there were two guidelines with him. Adaptation and their participation. Participation could not be given without its adaptation, which did not happen.” He also had personal problems, a situation that is on his individual side. We couldn’t count on him, but we hope we can have him in the future,” he added, leaving the door open to the striker playing in MLS. Regarding the inconveniences to form the attack, ‘Machete’ indicated that “we are at a stage where we lacked Alexis Sánchez, perhaps the most important reference striker, and Ben Brereton, who did have an adaptation and outstanding participation. We have been mutating and testing different players to find the one in the greatest state of grace.” Reality is reality and we have to move forward with the comrades who are today,” he closed the topic. The ‘Red’ will play this Sunday, September 5 from 6:00 p.m. against Ecuador in Quito, in a duel where it needs to add if it wants to maintain the chances on the long road to Qatar2022.
translated from Spanish: Robinson’s departure: “We hope we can have it in the future”
September 4, 2021 |