The goalkeeper of the National Team expressed himself after the 1-0 victory for the South American Qualifiers: the one that almost escaped him, Messi and the duel against Brazil.
The Argentina Selection suffered but won. Lionel’s team Scaloni was imposed by 1-0 to Uruguay, with a goal of Angel Di Maria, as a visitor on the 13th of Playoffs, and was one step away from classifying the Qatar World Cup 2022. Emiliano Martínez was the figure of the meeting and spoke to the press.
Draw Martínez analyzed the victory of the Argentine National Team against Uruguay
With a couple of tremendous saves, Draw held the zero of the arc of the Selection. The goalkeeper was once again key and was the protagonist of the Albiceleste victory. “We knew it was going to be super difficult. Especially looking at yesterday’s results, they needed to score or win. They played a great game, the court was very difficult, we couldn’t play much in the middle because it was itchy a lot, it was very dry.”, analyzed after the game.
Then he added: “Sometimes playing badly, we have to get the results forward. This team has great balls, we are getting better and better, this is the line. When sometimes you don’t play well, you have to win the same.”
Draw Martínez: a lot of work, how far are they from Qatar 2022, Messi and “Brazil wants revenge”
Draw had a lot of work at night in Montevideo, “Especially in the first half, already in the second there were many centers”, he claimed. And he explained the play that almost infarcted everyone: “I had a very difficult one that moves me, it bites me badly. I was scared. The court was dry, but it stung quickly. There is the work of the goalkeepers, that sometimes you have to leave your foot behind just in case. Today I left it and it helped me “.
The team led by Lionel Scaloni is one step away from qualifying for Qatar 2022. In this regard, Martínez said: “We knew that winning today was going to be a giant step. I don’t know if we’re going to be in the World Cup, but mathematically and looking at the other results, we took a huge step. We deserve everything because we work very well, like the young people who come and they want to be in this process of the coach. That makes us proud. “
He also referred to Lionel messi and the decision to enter in the second half: “He always wants to be. He is an animal training, he wanted to reach the maximum but he was not 100%, he decided not to force and it seemed very good”. Finally, Tuesday’s classic beat against Brazil: “I don’t know if there is a rematch, they want a rematch. We are going to play at our home, in the north of Argentina, and we want to make people happy.”