The players of the Chile national team they decided not to play the game against the Peruvian National Team, in solidarity with the political and social problems that the neighboring country is going through. The ‘Mapocha’ press immediately reacted to the team’s decision, which was expressed through a statement.
“La Roja players join the town and will not play against Peru”Said The Periscope. “The desire of Charles Aranguiz is fulfilled: Players of the Chilean National Team they decide not to play the game against Peru, ”added El Desconcierto. “The Red players forced the ANFP to suspend the friendly with Peru,” titled El Grafica.
“They square with Chile: Red ’squad decided not to play with Peru”, Wrote Prensa Futbol. "The" Red "ends early this 2019 without being able to dispute the last two friendlies (against Bolivia and the" Bicolor ") before the start of the South American Qualifiers, which will start in March 2020. Until the debut in Qualifiers there will be no more action to Chile, ”published El Mercurio.
“Rebellion in the Red: players decide not to play friendly with Peru”, Said El Dinamo. "The selected had started the practices this morning in Juan Pinto Duran, after a meeting at the sports complex they decided that it was appropriate not to travel to Peru due to the problems that affect our country," Fox Sports of Chile said.