A couple of days before the meeting against his bitter rival, the US National Team attended the media and one of the most sought after players by journalists was Christian Pulisic, who is in his first season with Chelsea and also He joked to be compared by the Mexican Hirving 'Chucky' Lozano.
"I will not give you an answer from Ibra", joked the American team, referring to the spicy statements that Zlatan Ibrahimovic usually makes, in addition to ensuring that he is happy with his level of play and avoided raising controversy when talking about the Mexican which marked in his debut with the Italian picture of Napoli.
The numbers of the new American stars
Although, Pulisic did not want to compare with the 'Chucky' Lozano, the reality is thatmbos footballers have aroused great expectation and they are considered the two great prospects, both of the American National Team, and of the Mexican National Team and that will seek to transcend their respective selections.
The American became the most expensive footballer in the history of Concacaf, after Chelsea paid 64 million euros for its services, while Lozano went from PSV to Napoli for a figure of 40 million euros, to become the best valued Mexican player in all history.
Lozano beats Pulisic in disputed duels and goals, Throughout his career, the Mexican has played 220 games and scored 82 goals, while the American has made 33 scores in 157 games. For its part, in national team, Pulisic has scored 13 goals in 31 games, while the Mexican adds 9 goals in 35 duels.