Diego Reyes will not fall in for Mexico at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Russia, that Thursday start. The defender of FC Porto is not timely recovered from a muscle injury, which he already had a month of troubles. That has the Mexican football federation on Tuesday announced.
The 25-year-old Reyes will be replaced by Erick Gutiérrez (22) of the Mexican club CF Pachuca.
On Twitter sign Reyes, normally a fixed value in Mexico, that missing the world cup to him “pain in the heart”. Tuesday he took in Moscow, are still part of the training. But in consultation with the staff is decided that a second world cup participation not in it for the 55-fold international.
The Mexicans are in Russia to be found in group F. Therein they take on defending champion Germany (June 17), South Korea (June 23) and Sweden (27 June).