The Chivas forward left the knockout match due to an ankle problem, his place was taken by Jesús Corona
Alexis Vega left the stadium field Cuscatlan after sustaining an injury. The Mexican striker came out of change just 20 minutes into the game between El Salvador and Mexico, his place took him Jesus Manuel ‘Tecatito’ Corona. The Chivas player had an ankle discomfort and became the first replacement for the team led by Gerardo Martino.
After a bad fall in the dispute for a ball, Vega suffered from one of his ankles, a situation for which he was treated by the medical staff of the Tricolor. After receiving the attention, the ‘Tata’ did not hesitate to warm up the ‘Tecatito’.
Crown received instructions on the bench and immediately entered the field of play for the Chivas element. The ‘Tecatito’ he was positioned as a winger down the left wing, in what was a position-by-position substitution.
Already in the bank, Alexis He received medical attention and ice was placed on his ankle to ease the pain.
Minutes later, Héctor Moreno set off the alarms for Martino, and it is that the defender suffered a blow that left him lying on the pitch and with a face of pain. The Monterrey defender received medical attention, but to the good luck of the Mexican strategist, it was not necessary to modify and minutes later he opened the scoring against El Salvador.
In this way, Mexico made its first change just 20 minutes into the game, which was due to injury.