Argentina just lately drew 2-2 to Colombia within the newest 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifying fixture. Nonetheless, an Argentine media member belittled the nationwide crew with out its star participant, Everton FC’s James Rodríguez.
In a YouTube video on his channel (through Marca), Argentine journalist Pablo Carrozza had no respect for the Colombia nationwide crew.
He belittled the squad led by Reinaldo Rueda and in contrast them with some nations in CONCACAF because of the absence of the Everton midfielder.
“Colombia was a Concacaf crew. I don’t perceive how we raised this Colombia. With out James Rodríguez and Juanfer Quintero, it seems extra like Cuba and Haiti. I don’t know what occurs to Colombians. They battle collectively. James Rodríguez has to play on this crew, man,” Carrozza mentioned.
Moreover, Carrozza went on to tear Argentina for fumbling their 2-0 lead in opposition to Colombia, with the vast majority of his criticism goal in direction of SL Benfica’s Nicolás Otamendi and Tottenham Hotspur’s Juan Foyth.
Though claiming that Colombia is a crew from the CONCACAF area, the journalist did supply reward for Juventus FC’s Juan Cuadrado, Atalanta BC’s Luis Muriel, and Napoli’s David Ospina for his or her efficiency.
“Barbarian, Cuadrado, good Muriel. Good about Ospina, who broke it and was answerable for this tie,” Carrozza mentioned.
Colombia begins its Copa América play, which takes place in Brazil, in opposition to Ecuador this weekend. In the meantime, Argentina performs Chile this Monday.