Cuba Selection: The captain, Yasmani López, first defector in the Gold Cup - Diez

Cuba Selection: The captain, Yasmani López, first defector in the Gold Cup - Diez

The delegation of the national football team Cuba, who participates in the Gold Cup 2019 of the Concacaf, did not want to comment on Monday on the possible escape of the veteran midfielder Yasmani López.

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According to a report that the newspaper New Herald published this Monday, Lopez, 31, who last Saturday played with Cuba before Mexico, in the second match of the opening day of the tournament of the Concacaf at Group A and that his team lost by 7-0, disappeared after the Antillean concentration.

But the official delegation of the selection of Cuba, with the coach Raul Mederos as the maximum responsible, he did not want to comment on it and neither will López be in the party that Cuba will play on Wednesday against Martinique at Broncos Stadium of Denver.

Yasmani López defected from the Cuban concentration in the United States.

If the lowering of Ló is confirmedfish, Cuba You will lose one of the most important players in the team.

It was also known that for the game against Mexico, the island team received the uniforms a few hours after the start of the match that took place in the Rose Bowl of Pasadena (California).

López, a native of the town of Hummock, province of Ciego de Avila, debuted with the selection of Cuba precisely in the gold Cup of 2013 in a match against Belize and since then he has been a fixture in the national football team.

The possible escape of López maintains the tradition of converting the tournaments of the Concacaf in which it participates Cuba as the best system that Antillean players have to escape from the island and stay in US territory, where, immediately, they ask for political asylum.

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