Club América prepares to open the curtain on the Opening 2021 next Thursday, July 22, when they visit the Gallos Blancos de Querétaro in the Corregidora Stadium and start the second tournament of Santiago Solari in front of the institution.
Despite the good step during the preseason, the management and the Azulcrema coaching staff still have several points to resolve in the preparation of the squad, because with the presence of Renato Ibarra Y Nicolas Castillo In the team, there are 12 foreign players on the roster, when the limit for this year is 10.
In addition to having to cancel two non-trained soccer players in Mexico before the end of the transfer period, Santiago Solari has another problem facing the debut in the Mexican tournament. Is about Nicolas Benedetti, the Colombian midfielder who could not play a single minute of the preseason in the United States.
The 24-year-old player continues with his physical discomfort and according to the journalist Alejandro Alfaro, he is the only element that does not train alongside his teammates for the game against Gallos Blancos, so after the recovery of Federico Viñas, is the only question of the team to travel to Querétaro.
The situation of the ‘Poet’ with the azulcrema painting is delicate, since it is one of the transferable elements that the directive and one of the players with the best poster to receive a national or international offer; However, the environment of the player and Benedetti himself have closed any kind of possibility for a possible exit.
In case of traveling with the rest of the expedition, the rumors for a possible departure would increase, especially if elements in doubt such as Nicolas Castillo or the same Renato Ibarra, who trained with the first team after returning from the roster from the US tour.
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