The Ecuadorian midfielder revealed that he will fly to his homeland on the 27th of May in order to be in contention with his National Team ahead of the tournament in Latin America which goes underway two weeks later.

“The play-offs start on the 20th of May. I will play two games with PAOK and then I'll fly to Ecuador. According to FIFA rules I have to be in contention with the National Team two weeks before the start of the Copa America. I'll fly on the 27th of May,” Noboa said speaking to an Ecuadorian radio station.

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