PSV’there Pereiro debuts in Uruguay, Armenteros in the Swedish selection
PSV’Gaston Pereiro for the first time has received an invitation for the national team of Uruguay. Samuel Armenteros (Heracles Almelo) received Wednesday a call for the Swedish national team
Pereiro was part of the Uruguayan squad for the upcoming two major world cup qualifiers. The team of coach Oscar Tabarez plays Thursday, August 31, at home against Argentina. Five days later, wait for the uitduel with Paraguay.
The 22-year-old Pereiro played all of the necessary jeugdinterlands for Uruguay, but he was never in the A-selection. PSV took the winger two years ago from Club Nacional. In 2016 he won with the Locals the title.
Uruguay is in third place in the South American kwalificatiezone for the world cup, with 23 points from fourteen matches. Leader Brazil is already guaranteed a world cup ticket.
The numbers two to four are placed directly for the final tournament next year in Russia. Number five Argentina, one point behind Uruguay.
Armenteros is by the Swedish national coach Janne Andersson called for the next two world cup qualifiers against Bulgaria and belarus, on 31 August and 3 september.
The attacker of Heracles Almelo was the middle of June his debut for the national team, and scored when as a substitute in the practice game against Norway.
This season came Armenteros in the two league games of Heracles, against Ajax and sc Heerenveen, not yet in action. The clubtopscorer of last season, has a liesblessure. The striker has indicated that it would like a transfer to another club, but Heracles is working there yet not.
Sweden is six points out of thirteen duels which is the frontrunner in group A of the European kwalificatietraject. France also has thirteen points.
The Dutch team is third with three points behind Sweden and France. Orange plays 31 August against France and 3 september against Bulgaria.
So can Orange still the world cup pick