Chile will again participate in the Toulon Tournament after five years of absence


The National Team of Chile was invited to play again in the traditional tournament Esperanzas de Toulon. The Red will be again in the contest held in France after five years of absence, where he secured a runner-up in 2008 with Marcelo Bielsa driving and the following year he won the title with Ivo Basay.

Chile will return to the tournament after an invitation from France, according to El Mercurio. In addition, the Gallic contest will change its name and will be renamed "Maurice Revello".

The competition in the U23 category will be played in the European country from June 1 to 15, where 12 teams will be divided into three groups with four members each..

Juan Pinto Duran admitted that they see in a positive way the participation of Chile in the tournament below 23 ",because the coach Reinaldo Rueda will be able to see possible selected to be measured in relation to the weight groups in this category"

In addition, according to the same morning, the coach who will be in charge of the leadership of the selection in French lands will be the future technical director of the sub 20, name that should be defined next March.

The tournament returns only when, in 2020, there will be a pre-Olympic U23 in South America, which will give places for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo. The championship will be held in Colombia.


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