The Mexican defender Gerardo Arteaga who is currently playing with Genk, there was about his absence in the past games of the Mexican National Team in the Octagonal of Concacaf.
Apparently, Gerardo Martino He has relegated him from the Tricolor, after not being able to attend the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games for personal reasons, so says the Aztec player.
“I could not attend these Olympic Games due to personal issues, but my commitment to the national team has always been and will always be 100 percent, I will always give whatever it takes for the Mexico jersey,” he commented to Fox Sports .
Arteaga affirms that he has not had contact or communication with someone from the Mexican team since the Olympics.
“I have not had communication since before the Olympic Games, since I spoke to say that I was not going, I have not spoken with anyone.”
Gerardo Arteaga affirms that he has been working hard with Genk and that has led him to be a benchmark with his team in the Belgian league and he has already seen action in some Europa League and Champions League matches.
“I don’t know what it takes, because I’ve been doing things well here, I’ve been playing every minute and I don’t know why. I’m not pressured to go to the national team, everything comes in due time.”
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The Mexican defender has 10 games played in the Belgian First Division, two in the Europa League and two in the Champions League.