Hirving Lozano have the Gold Cup to-go. The Mexican attacker of PSV is still not recovered from the knee injury that he’s at the end of the season suffered.
The 23-year-old attacker signed on Monday with the national team, but after research came to light that the tournament, which will be over two weeks begins, comes too soon.
Lozano has plenty of time to get fit, reports the Mexican football federation on Monday in a statement.
“All of the studies, both of the bondsartsen as of the clubartsen of PSV, are placed next to one another. It appears that he longer needs to be 100 percent fit to hit. Therefore, Lozano was not selected for the national team.”
Lozano already since the end of april on the side
The attacker fell at the end of april in the uitduel with Willem II. He missed them the last two league games of PSV against AZ and Heracles Almelo.
The right-winger was this season in thirty matches played well for seventeen goals. Also, he provided eight assists.
The Gold Cup, a tournament between countries from North and Central America and the Caribbean, begins on June 15. The tournament is held in the United States, Costa Rica and Jamaica.
Mexico is in a group with Canada, Martinique, and Cuba. Also Curaçao managed to qualify for the Gold Cup. That country is Honduras, Jamaica and El Salvador in the group.