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Mexico goalkeeper Corona cut from Gold Cup squad

Mexico goalkeeper Corona cut from Gold Cup squad

Mexico goalkeeper Jose de Jesus Corona has been dropped from the national squad for June's Gold Cup after television cameras caught him headbutting the trainer of a rival team during the league playoff semifinals.
Corona, who plays for Mexico City's Cruz Azul, was involved in a fight between players and staff toward the end of his club's defeat to Morelia on Sunday after a supporter ran onto the pitch.
Cameras caught Corona land a headbutt on Morelia's physical trainer Sergio Martin. At the time, two Cruz Azul players and a Morelia player were sent off, while Corona escaped without punishment.
National team director Hector Gonzalez Inarritu says players must set an example.
Corona acknowledges he "lost control" but says he was provoked.