The president was optimistic that River’s star striker could stay a while longer, and also expressed his opinion about the decision that Marcelo Gallardo will make in December.
“I think Julián Álvarez can stay a while longer in Argentina. If he goes to a European club, he can be relegated for a while and is at risk of missing the World Cup. And if he stays in our country and can maintain the level, his price and his valuation will be higher. “Rodolfo D’Onofrio was so clear and concise when he was consulted this afternoon about the future of River’s star forward, who It is closely followed by several European elite teams due to its great footballing present.
In addition, the president of River, who will leave his post in the coming weeks due to the upcoming elections, was encouraged to respond to the determination that Marcelo Gallardo could make in December regarding its continuity. “I have no idea what Gallardo is going to do. For me he still hasn’t said anything to anyone. What I can certify is that Jorge Brito is doing everything possible to continue“, said D’Onofrio in dialogue with Superf Fútbol.
The moment he thought Gallardo could leave
In one of the sections of the extensive interview, the boss of the Biggest confessed that there was a time during the past year when he was seriously concerned about the continuity of the Doll. “At some point I feared that he would leave when it was the hardest part of the pandemic, because some government decisions did not allow the team to train for long. And also because he shares with me that Argentine football is going down because of the type of championship we have, with many teams and without relegation. You have to change many things, “he closed.