The The Colombian team begins the road to the 2026 World Cup and in the first game they will host Venezuela at the Metropolitano de Barranquilla stadium, a duel that is winnable on paper.
Therefore, the team is expected to be led by Nestor Lawrence Go attacking from the first minutes and remember that it is important to start with three points on the way to Mexico, USA and Canada.
This means that there are already lights on the eleventh squad that the national coach will put on the field, considering that he has already tried out several squads in the last training sessions and would keep the last squad he put up last Wednesday.
There would be several innovations and even “bumps” in it, since players like Juan Fernando Quintero and Mateo Cassierra would be in the starting XI; For his part, the keeper would be Camilo Vargas and at the back would be two of the ‘innovators’; In addition, he would play with two front-line midfielders.
The headline: Colombia vs Venezuela for the first date of qualifiers
so things the starting line-up of the Colombian national team against Venezuela This Thursday September 7th would be with Camilo Vargas; Daniel Muñoz, Carlos Cuesta, Jhon Lucumí, Deiver Machado; Jefferson Lerma, Mateus Uribe, Juan Fernando Quintero; Luis Diaz, John Arias and Mateo Cassierra.
In this way, some experienced players such as Yerry Mina, Davinson Sánchez, James Rodríguez and Rafael Santos Borré will be a replacement in the tricolor team against a Venezuela that has also entered the renewal process.
It should be remembered that the match Colombia vs. Venezuela will take place this Thursday, September 7th at 18:00 (local time) and will be broadcast by RCN TV and Antena2.com.