Arsenal’s Mexican prodigy Carlos Vela has arrived with the Mexican national team at the international airport of San Diego yesterday. Vela and his side will be a part of a friendly match , when Mexico take on Argentina in San Diego, California at the Qualcomm Stadium. The Kickoff will be on Wednesday evening at 8.00pm (local time), 4.00am (english time).
For the Mexican Selection is it the first of two friendlies, before they meet the national side of Belize in two World Cup 2010 qualification fixtures.
Carlos hopes to be a part in Jesus Ramirez starting lineup, either on the left wing or as a forward, against world class player Lionel Messi and the national side of Argentina.
Come On Arsenal and Vela Fans, because Carlos needs all your support!!!!
In other news, the mexican football federation have announced former Manchester City Manager Sven Goran Eriksson as the new national head coach of Carlos Vela and the Mexican Seleccion. Eriksson will start work with the team after the two friendlies and will take over the job from Jesus Ramirez. Most of the players have reacted shocked about this decision, because they feel that Eriksson have no clue about the mexican football.
Jared Borgetti said: “It’s a bad idea to bring Eriksson to Mexico. He doesn’t know Mexican football.”
Article by – A.Zimmermann