Before assuming the position of coach of the Peruvian national team, Juan Reynoso pointed out that he was able to contact some of the members of the Blanquirroja. Without going into details about the names and content of the talks, the DT assured that the footballers want to return to the field to get rid of the thorn for the recent elimination on the way to the World Cup
“They are thirsty for revenge. Because they can do it on the court. They want a new opportunity to be able to qualify for a World Cup again because they have had to live that sensation that must be crazy “Reynoso said this Wednesday at a Videna press conference.
Later, the ‘Cabezón’ Reynoso stressed that the moments that each footballer lives in their respective clubs will be key to being considered in the lists. “The most important thing that I must say is the presence of each person who will determine if they can be summoned or not”held.
On the other hand, the 52-year-old coach also referred to two references: Jefferson Farfán and Paolo Guerrero. “What marks whether you are summoned or not is not your age, but your present. I haven’t had the luck to talk to Jefferson and Paolo. But if they are good, they always have the door open for the national team”said.
Finally, about what ‘Tigre’ Gareca left behind, the coach commented that “The team as a human group caught my attention, that part convinced me, I don’t think it’s a clean slate. There are many things that we must rescue from what Ricardo and his coaching staff did. Today they see us differently internationally”.
Reynoso in the national team
The new DT of the Blanquirroja will be in charge of the “team” of everything during the qualifying process for the 2026 World Cup in Canada, the United States and Mexico. In this cycle, Reynoso Guzmán, in addition to the Qualifiers, will also have important challenges in international friendly matches and the 2024 Copa América.
When will Juan Reynoso debut?
Juan Reynoso will debut with the Peruvian national team on September 24. The commitment will be an international friendly against Mexico at a time to be confirmed. The scene of the clash will be the Rose Bowl stadium in Pasadena, California (United States).