After several rumors and reports, it turned out that only Gabriel Costa was nominated in Colo Colo to play on this triple date of the Qatar 2022 World Cup Qualifiers, being the only loss of Gustavo Quinteros for the next duel against Huachipato on the 25th date of the tournament.
The attacker is already on Peruvian soil to put himself under the orders of Ricardo Gareca, who will face the Incas in these days Chile as a local (Thursday, October 7), while dThe visitor will play against Bolivia (Sunday 10) and Argentina (Thursday 14).
Upon his arrival in Lima, the white player stated that “I arrived well, I had a discomfort in the last game, but I feel good. There is nothing to worry about”, this after being injured in the Colo Colo duel against Ñublense a few days ago.
Costa is well regarded to see some action in these encounters with the Peruvian national team, especially after leaving good feelings in the defeat of his team against Brazil on the last knockout date.
Fortunately Gabriel will only miss the match against Huachipato for this call to his team, since the Cacique has free on the following date for the local tournament, thus being available for the visit to Deportes La Serena scheduled for next Wednesday, October 20.
Peru currently marks seventh heading to Qatar 2022 with eight units, one over Chile and five points from fifth place, a place that leads to the World Cup playoffs.