International Duty: Pizarro Starts Twice for Mexico
Inter Miami Designated Player Rodolfo Pizarro was recently called up to the Mexican National Team for a pair of international friendlies. The midfielder started in both of El Tri's 0-1 win over the European powerhouse Netherlands on Oct. 7 and 2-2 draw with reigning Africa Cup of Nations champion Algeria on Oct. 13.
Pizarro registered 63 minutes played against the Flying Dutchmen at Johan Cruyff Arena and another 64 minutes played Algeria at Cars Jeans Stadion, helping the team achieve a pair of positive results.
Upon his return from national team duty, Pizarro will follow the necessary health and safety protocols set forth by Major League Soccer.
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