Néstor Lorenzo would have cleared the doubts in defence. Lukumi’s mate: Cuesta, Dita or Yerry?
The Colombian nationwide staff will face Paraguay in Asuncion on Tuesday, November 21, in matchday six of the South American qualifiers for the 2026 World Cup.
Coach Nestor Lorenzo will make pressured modifications because of the return of John Arias to the beginning lineup, an damage to Daveer Machado (left again) and the suspension of defensive again Davinson Sanchez.
And by assembling his staff from the again to the entrance, the coach can have already resolved a serious doubt as to who will accomplice John Jenner Lukumi within the centre-back pairing. So, he has three choices: Yerry Mina, Carlos Cuesta and Villar Ditta, defenders who’re within the squad.
The choice would have been taken as per the latest practices of the nationwide staff. Though Yerry Mina has extra expertise than the opposite defenders, the starter for Colombia’s XI towards the Guaranés shall be Carlos Cuesta, defender of Belgium’s Jenkin, who has had extra regularity this season.
As well as, Cuesta is aware of Daniel Muñoz and Lucumi himself, as all three performed for the Belgian staff till just lately. Now Lukumi spent two seasons with Bologna in Italy, however they spent two years in the identical staff.