The new tour of Europe by Costa Rica He continued to show the shortcomings of the national team, especially at the time of meeting. In the 11 games they played under Ronald González, the Sele only scored six goals and have not won a game since November 2019 against Curaçao. Minor Diaz He gave his opinion on the lack of a goal and gave the name of a legionary who would serve for this moment.

The former Herediano striker, Alajuelense, among others, declared that Marco Ureña is the attacker that the Tico national team is missing. The 31-year-old footballer has scored three goals in the Central Coast Mariners of Australia and is showing an increasingly high level in football abroad.

“The Marco Ureña thing at some point has to happen because he is a national team player, he has done well in the qualifiers and I think that his ability in the national team could not be questioned”, declared the ex-footballer in an interview he gave to ESPN digital. The legionnaire played 67 games in A major and scored 15 goals.

And he added about the attacker’s performance: “He could solve things because he knows how to move alone, normally teams now only play with one striker and not all forwards know how to play alone and Marco Ureña knows it because of his speed and mischief, things are made easier for him”.

Finally, Díaz mentioned the characteristics that the Sele has and needs: “Marco is a different ‘9’, everyone expects to see the very great ‘9’, Marco Ureña works a lot defensively and is fast, knows how to stand out and has a goal, in the national team he has shown that he has a goal and can solve many things”.

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