yesAnd make it known The new list of players called up for the friendly duel that will be played by the Mexican national team against GuatemalaOf course, One of the most anticipated names on that call from Tata Martino was Marcelo Flores. The Arsenal player has become one of the big questions in this final phase of the World Cup.
Enter, There are those who believe that Flores should be on the final list for Qatar, and others believe that he should complete his operation in small teams. Meanwhile, there is some concern about losing him as the possibility that Canada will decide to call him up for their national team is more than lurking.
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While waiting for his decision, Marcelo Flores continues to gain experience in top level football such as the Premier League. He is part of Arsenal, plays regularly for the Under-23 team and has been closely watched by Gunners manager Mikel Arteta.who has already called him up for a first-team match.
Arteta is aware of Marcelo’s development and spoke a few days ago about the Mexican team’s development today: “It was great to have him with us. We had the opportunity to bring him into the team. He has been training with us regularly throughout the season. I think he is developing very well. “He’s doing really well in the U23 team and it’s great to see them up close and have that kind of experience,” Arteta said, in comments shared by Hayters TV.
Even Arteta talked about the decision Marcelo will have to make in the near future, playing for Mexico or CanadaThe Spanish coach avoided controversy and indicated that the youngster would certainly decide what was best for his career.
Guatemala a chance to persuade
Flores continuous participation with youth teams, He even had minutes with the eldest in Operation Tata Martino when he appeared in the friendly against Chile in December 2021In that match, he could barely show himself for 10 minutes when he came on as a substitute for Uriel Antona.
The match against Guatemala was presented as a great opportunity for the coaching staff to finally give him that opportunity that his talent and class craves. Flores dreams and wants to play in the World Cup, although we know that Tata Martino has practically set his roster at 90%, Flores’ circumstances may make him change his mind and consider him in the group despite his young age.
Canada in Jos
It is no secret that the Canadians dream of convincing Marcelo Flores, having not played an official tournament with Mexico in the senior teams, Canada still has a chance to summon it, so all they’re looking for is the chance to show the player the story they can build if they choose Canada.. Qatar is the first step, but we must not forget that they will also be in the next World Cup, So two guaranteed World Championships and a Superstar deal are tempting offers.
For now, Next Wednesday, 27 in Orlando, Marcelo Flores will try to take advantage of the opportunity, seeking to show himself and fill the eye of Tata Martino, But you also need to realize that in the event that things do not go as expected, the Canadian option will always be on your mind.
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