One of the most frequent requests of Peruvian fans in recent months is the call of Cristian Benavente to the national team. The flyer has repeatedly shown his desire to be part of the team, which has left a good impression among fans.
Ricardo Gareca gave details of the absence of the 'Chaval' in the call of the Peruvian team for friendly matches against Uruguay by FIFA date. The coach cleared the doubts and revealed that they did think of the Nantes footballer to replace the injured Yoshimar Yotún.
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“We call first Cristian Benavente, but the club reported that he was injured. Then the player indicated that he was with a nuisance. They are always boys who are in consideration, but in the first instance we summon Benavente"explained the technician.
Given this, he was forced to look for other options, so he chose Alejandro Hohberg, one of the figures of the Clausura Tournament.
"From there the possibility arose to summon Hohberg. We call Alexander which has been demonstrating, on many occasions, that it wants to be taken into account, ”detailed the‘ Tigre ’.
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Precisely, given the latest discomfort in training that Edison Flores presented, great expectations have been generated for the possible inclusion of the University of Sports footballer in the match. If it occurs, the ‘Dwarf’ would again play a match with the national team after three years, following his participation in the Copa América Centenario.