MORE REST FOR THE 'KING'
The Peru-Chile is cancelled and Arturo Vidal will return earlier to Barcelona
Published:14/11/2019 - 13:28h
Updated:14/11/2019 - 13:28h
The players of the chilean national team have decided not to dispute their friendly match against Peru because of the social and political crisis in their country. Arturo Vidal has been released and will return early to Barcelona
The calendar of the FC Barcelona increases his requirement in November, and that's why the club is attentive to the international commitments of his footballers. The Catalans are immersed in the fight by the titles and the wear is a factor to take into account, and more in a season in which the injuries have turned into an unpleasant mate of trip for the members of the first team.
This Wednesday there were novelties with regard to one of the stars culés, since the friendly between Chile and Peru was suspended after a meeting of the members of the 'red'. As it informed the National Association of Professional Football (ANFP), the meeting, programmed initially for the next 19 November, was cancelled by the players, that decided not participating because of the delicate social crisis and political that affects to the country.
In fact, the another duel pactado for this stop, against Bolivia home, also was cancelled recently. In these circumstances, the technical Reinaldo Rueda has decided to brake the days of preparation of the next days and free of immediate way to his pupilos, by what Arturo Vidal will return ahead of time to the City Condal and will be to disposal of Ernesto Valverde beside the rest of his mates.
The one of Saint Joaquín could enjoy of some free days before taking action, a plan that affects to the part of the staff that by diverse reasons had to remain in Barcelona. Shortly before that the changing room complete again will begin to work thinking in the clash of LaLiga against the Leganés in Butarque and to the duel of Champions against the Borussia Dortmund in the Camp Nou.
The crack already launched a conciliatory message to his arrival to the concentration of the selection, when it showed his support to the population and also his disposal to play, to subtract something of tension to a climate that follows revolved: "I Am with the village, think that raised and is asking the just and it is necessary to support it to the maximum. But to what come here is to play by the selection, to treat to take advantage of this last party and prepare what comes".
Arturo Vidal keeps growing in the Barça
This unexpected cancellation will download the legs of Arturo Vidal that is between the most used players of the Barça, taking into account, clear is, that the midfield player started the season something later by his presence in the Glass America. In spite of everything, is the fourth footballer with more minutes in the medullary, and Valverde has turned him into one of his men of confidence in the rotations.