The national journalist dared and maintained that the best option is to put Arturo Vidal as the center of Chile for the Qualifiers.
the Chilean National Team He has no other task on Tuesday, September 12, except to win the duel he will have against Colombia for date 2 of the South American Qualifiers leading to the 2026 World Cup. the different cups available and the doubts about Alexis Sánchez.
For that reason it is Manuel de Tezanos left a surprising analysis and suggested his ideal group to which he belongs arturo vidal but as a center forward and not as a mixed midfielder, which is his natural position that he used and shone throughout his career in Colo-Colo and in Europe.
“What I like about Vidal at 9 is that he can play anything. He is not there to travel, but he can also take the midfielders (rivals) and make them enter two (Ben Brereton and Alexander Aravena) diagonally,” he warned TNT Sports.
The reporter estimates that Chile will benefit from a 4-3-3 tactical plan and points out that the “King” will be a contribution in the offensive. “We don’t have 9, this is what we have. I like Vidal as a 9, except for the fact that his dream is to play as a 9 and score three goals in one game“, precisely.
In addition, the communicator chose not to use Alexis Sánchez, who had medical problems that prevented him from being in optimal condition after signing with Inter Milan for the 2023-2024 campaign.
“Simone Inzaghi called me and told me please don’t use it. “I thought I would prefer Alexis with Peru and Venezuela than this game,” he declared ironically. Manuel de Tezanos.
What is Chile’s formation against Colombia?
Despite these wishes, the most likely formation of Chile against Colombia it is with Brian Cortes in the arch; Matías Catalán, Guillermo Maripan, Gary Medel, Gabriel Suazo in defense; Rodrigo Echeverría, Arturo Vidal, Erick Pulgar and Diego Valdés in midfield; Alexis Sánchez and Ben Brereton to attack.