The FC Bayern münchen midfielder Arturo Vidal has decided not to play for his national team.
International career Vidal completed after the sensational failure of the national team of Chile in the world Cup qualifiers. In the final round of the Chileans on the road with the score 0:3 lost to Brazil and fell to a final sixth place in the standings, which did not allow them to get at least in the play-offs.
“Guys, thank you for everything, for all these years spent together, for what we died together on the field, that has taught the country and each other. I am devastated but proud of these players and the coaches,” wrote Vidal on his page on “Instagram”.
Vidal shares with Jean Basiura sixth place in the history of the Chile national team on number of games played (98 games). In the ranking of scorers midfielder “Bavaria” with 23 goals, is in seventh position.
In the international arena Arturo Vidal was twice winner of the America’s Cup (2016 and 2017) and at the last confederations Cup in Russia helped the national team of Chile to reach the final.