Since the arrival Monica Vergara On the bench in the women’s national team, the progress was noticeable and this time TRI received the news that it was going to tour Europe in order to improve its technical skills and face the best teams on the continent.
According to the information received from MediotempoAnd the This is expected to take place from April 5 to 13, The team travels to the Old Continent and confronts two high-ranking teams. One of their matches will be against Spain, (the team that has already got their passes to Euro 2022).
TRI Women had their last European debut during Cyprus Championship in February 2020. however, A preparatory tour that has not been possible since March 2019. Two years ago he faced the Netherlands and later Croatia, Slovakia and the Czech Republic. Now combined Tricolor is about to return to Europe.
After more than a decade in which the women’s team did not step on the giant statue of Santa Ursula, Monica Vergara’s team excited everyone during their first friendly match at home, with a promising victory over their Costa Rican counterpart, thanks to the goals they scored. Rebecca Bernal, Katie Martinez and Stephanie Mayor, the selection collected his first victory.
In the second match, the Mexican women’s national team drew 0-0 Before “tikka” In a preparation duel that took place at the Mexican Football Association’s High Performance Center.
Monica Vergara, Will endeavor to put the team between 10 best around the world. For many, the decision to position her as a leader was fair and well deserved, as she is well experienced in directing the women’s team. He lived his greatest achievement a few years ago when he drove Tri-Seb 17 At the end of Uruguay World Cup 2018, Which they got on Second place. She is also the first woman to hold the Presidency of TRI in more than 50 years of history.
However, the strategist You also know what it means to defend the three colors, because She was a player and participated in the Mexican national team in the 1999 World Cup in the United States, Under-19 World Cup in Canada 2002 and in the Gold Cup 2002 and 2006. In 2011 she began her journey as a coach, and a year later she entered the School of Technical Directors and three years later she received a Type A license. Technical assistance to the Mexican women’s first team, As well as in the under 17 and under 20 categories.
For her part, Monica recalled that when she was playing soccer, there were still some prejudices about playing football among women. “They told me that football is not for girlsIt is better to wash the dishes, but I am talking to you about the game itself, at that moment I didn’t feel any difference, “he added. Leonardo Coyard Who currently runs Women’s America, has supported her since she was a footballer, and even more so, when she started her career Training career.
Women’s TRI failed to qualify for the last World Cup. In 2018, at the CONCACAF World Cup, The The women’s national team Failed to get his eligible ticket for World Cup France 2019. This is after losing to the United States (6-0) and Panama (2-0), and defeating Trinidad and Tobago (4-1). However, change and improvements are gradually advancing in this new era that the team is going through under the direction of Vergara.