Jakarta (ANTARA) – Chile’s La Tercera newspaper stated the failure of their nationwide staff to qualify for the Qatar 2022 World Cup finals marked the top of the golden era that had been hailed for the previous decade.
“It’s inevitable to think about this as the ultimate dance of the Golden Technology, the top of a cycle,” the La Tercera report stated.
Chile closed their look within the CONMEBOL 2022 World Cup qualifying zone with a 0-2 defeat at dwelling to Uruguay within the ultimate match, Tuesday native time (Wednesday WIB).
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The consequence noticed Chile end seventh with simply 19 factors, 5 wins and eight attracts all through qualifying, marking their second absence from the World Cup finals.
The failure was clearly a giant disappointment for the Chile squad, which remains to be inhabited by well-known names equivalent to Alexis Sanchez, Arturo Vidal and Claudio Bravo. Furthermore, the identical names had introduced Chile to win two consecutive editions of the Copa America in 2015 and 2016.
Chile captain Gary Medel acknowledged that the failure to Qatar was a “enormous failure”, however stated he wouldn’t hold up his boots from the nationwide staff but.
Nonetheless, judging from the truth that he’s 34 years previous, Medel and a number of other different Chilean nationwide staff gamers who’re already excessive three are unlikely to expertise the World Cup ambiance once more.
Sanchez is now 33 years previous, Vidal is 34, defender Charles Aranguiz is 32 and goalkeeper Bravo is 38.
A variety of names from the youthful era started to emerge equivalent to Blackburn Rovers striker Ben Brereton who has scored 4 of his 11 appearances for the Chilean nationwide staff.
Nonetheless, in Chile itself there are nonetheless many who doubt that there are names that may proceed the success of Sanchez, Vidal and Bravo.
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Reporter: Gilang Galiartha
Editor: Bayu Kuncahyo
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