Felipe Gutierrez, the midfielder from the Sporting Kansas City is all set to join Chile National Team next week to take part in the international friendlies against Mexico and Peru. This was the announcement made by the Football Federation of Chile. Reinaldo Rueda, the head coach of Chile has named the midfielder in the 24 man roster while La Roja gets prepared to face Peru in 12th October at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami prior to his visit to Mexico in 16th October in Queretaro. Before joining Chile, the SKC midfielder would be available for selection while Sports Kansas City organizes the LA Galaxy in a much-awaited Western Conference at Children Mercy Park. The game would take place in the evening with some live coverage on TV.
Chile stands at 12th position as far as the latest rankings of FIFA are concerned and the club has been Copa America Champions back to back with continental title achievement in 2015 and 2016. Chile is a 24 man squad which is highlighted by Arturo Vidal, the FC Barcelona midfielder and Alexis Sanchez, the Manchester United forward.