The Colombia selection could not achieve his goal of qualifying for the Qatar World Cup 2022therefore, a new process will begin with a friendly match against his similar Saudi Arabiaas confirmed this Saturday by the Colombian Football Federation through a statement on social networks.
“The Colombian Football Federation informs that the Colombian Senior Men’s National Team will play a friendly match against its counterpart from Saudi Arabia in Murcia, Spain, on the next FIFA date that will take place in June”says the post.
In addition, it was announced who will be the coach of the Colombia selection for this match against Saudi Arabia, since recently the departure of Reinaldo Rueda from the team was confirmed, after not qualifying for the World Cup.
“For this match, coach Héctor Cárdenas will be in charge of calling and directing the team”assures the Colombian Football Federation in the statement.
Let us remember that Saudi Arabia will play the 2022 Qatar World Cup and is in Group C with Argentina, Mexico and Poland. Therefore, the Asians will play the friendly against the Colombia selectionto prepare for a South American rival.
Colombian team vs. Saudi Arabia: date, time and where the game will be
- Day: Sunday June 5, 2022.
- Time: To define.
- Town: Murcia, Spain.
- Stadium: Henry Rock.
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