Since it became known Saudi Arabia would be the rival of Mexico, Gerardo Martino He appointed Gustavo Dezzoti to closely follow the preparation of the Arabs and the former striker from León and Atlas was in all the friendly matches that the Arabs held. The reports that Dezzoti presented to “Tata” agree that it was a team with a lot of defensive order, which was difficult to score goals, although in attack they did not have much strength. Faced with such a situation on several occasions, the Mexican team tried the possibility of playing with an attacking midfielder behind the center forward as an alternative for the duel against the Arabs.
In a match that will go down in World Cup history, the Mexican assistant Karen Díaz will debut in tomorrow’s duel between Germany and Costa Rica, which will be the first in World Cup history to be led by a whistling woman who will be the French Stephanie Frappart. FIFA decided that the match between Germans and Ticos be directed only by women and chose Karen Díaz, born in Aguascalientes, as the second assistant. Karen is one of the best line judges in the MX League and tomorrow she will have the great opportunity of her in the Qatar 2022 World Cup.
When Morocco and Belgium were in the tunnel to go out onto the field, the Moroccan goalkeeper Bono informed the whistling Mexican César Ramos that he was dizzy and that if he continued like this, he would request the change, which happened after the signing ceremony. the national anthems, however, the company that generates the international television signal did not notice and neither did FIFA in the first instance, however, the Mexican referee’s report details the curious situation of goalkeeper Bono. By the way, César Ramos is considered by FIFA for direct elimination matches.