CSKA did not let Jesús Medina go to the Paraguayan national team for the World Cup qualifiers
MOSCOW, 25 Jan – CSKA Moscow did not let striker Jesus Medina go to the Paraguay national football team, journalist Jotita Bernabe said on Twitter.
On January 27, the Paraguayan national team will host the team of Uruguay in the match of the 15th round of the qualifying stage of the World Cup, and on February 1, they will play away with the Brazilians.
According to the source, the Paraguayan Football Association appealed to the International Football Federation (FIFA) on this issue.
Medina has one match for the national team – a friendly game in 2017.
CSKA announced the transfer of the 24-year-old midfielder on January 17. Medina’s agreement with the Army Club is for 3.5 years. Before moving to CSKA, the Paraguayan was in the status of a free agent. The midfielder previously played for the North American Major League Soccer (MLS) New York City team.