TyC Sports shared breakfast with the Laferrere squad on the morning of the big day, where they will face River for the 32nd round of the Argentine Cup.
River and Sports Laferrere They will meet tonight Father Ernesto Martearena of Salta. Both teams prepare for their debut in the Argentine Cupby 32nd finals. The cameras of Sports T&Cwhere you can live the duel from the 9:10 p.m.They were exclusively with Villero in the run-up to the match.
While the Laferrere team had breakfast on the morning of the big day, TyC Sports spoke with the coach and the players. The first to share a word was Néstor García; “We are anxiously awaiting the game”started, “We are facing the best team in Argentina, hopefully the coin will fall on our side”.
More than 30 buses from the City of Laferrere went to Salta on the eve of the game. Agustín Faillace was part of the 11 that gave battle to Students from La Plata in the last edition of the Argentine Cup, and had a stellar participation in that match, scoring the team’s first goal that gave them a 1-1 draw. After the penalty shootout, the First C team took on the task of eliminating a team from the highest category from the competition.
The midfielder born in 2000 also spoke with TyC Sports prior to the meeting with the Millionaire; “We are anxious, we want to play a good game. It’s going to be a historic game for the club.”. Also, he stopped to appreciate the support of the Club’s fans. On the other side of the table was Carlos Morel, the team’s goalkeeper. He was trained in the youth teams of Boca Juniors, a club of which he is also a fan, and even trained with the First team in that Xeneize del Coco Basile.
“I think it’s going to be a very tough match, but with our weapons and desire we’re going to do our best”. Due to his past in Boca, he stressed that this is a special game. He also spoke of the difficult moment that happened in the pandemic, where the man from Chaco was forced to sell xeneize shirts, one of them signed by the winning squad of the 2000 Intercontinental Cup. “I was lucky enough to have t-shirts to help my family”said.
The last to join the note was the DT, Cristian Aldirico; “We are trying to enjoy, take advantage and learn and that the boys can enjoy, not be so anxious, and can play a good game”. “What are the players told?” was the question from Mariano Luis Larre, “The motivation is given by the rival and the transcendence”.
“Tactically, do our best and that River does not have a good night. Now in the morning we are going to finish defining the team, but there are not many differences with the one from the last game”sentenced. Regarding measuring himself with Gallardo for the pass to the next round of the tournament, he claimed; “I have a lot of respect for him, he is a reference in the technical direction, he is a winner, which is the most difficult thing. He and his project are a before and after in River and in Argentine football. I’m going to greet him with respect because I’m quite shy, so he’s going to stick to that”.
This date for the 32nd final of the Copa Argentina will mean a match without precedent, since it will be the first confrontation between River and Laferrere in history. Laferrere currently plays in the Primera C, a category in which he was champion for the last time in 2002, while River became champion of the Professional League last year. For Marcelo Gallardo, Father Ernesto Martearena of Salta is a special place, there he debuted as River’s DT on July 27, 2014, when he beat Ferro on penalties, also within the framework of the Argentine Cup.
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