The statements of the Spider, who achieved his fifth official title in the Millionaire
He stepped on the area, slightly overturned on the right, and did not hesitate: he crossed the final shot to score 2-0 and give Racing the coup de grace, which then saw how the account was stretched to four. Julian Alvarez, the figure of River plate champion of the Professional League, also said present at the consecration match. It was his 17th goal in the tournament in which he finished exploding, in the year in which he was also champion of the Copa América with the Argentine team.
“I think we did a great job this whole year, which was not easy with the pandemic. We also had many adversities that we had to go through. We knew it was going to be difficult, but we had to do our thing to be able to beat any opponent. All the tournaments I felt like a protagonist, but in this one in particular more”Said the 21-year-old from Calchín, who is in the sights of great teams in Europe, such as Juventus (an envoy was at the Monumental) and Real Madrid.
“Now there are three or four left and later it will be seen. We want to finish the tournament in the best way. I have to keep my feet on the ground and that is thanks to the group that is there to support me; my family and my representative ”, he ran from the discussion about his immediate future, to savor the sweet present.
The words that Gallardo dedicated to the Cordoba striker
OTHER DEFINITIONS BY JULIÁN ÁLVAREZ
The influence of Gallardo
“I have been in the squad for three years and I am not only grateful to the coach, but also to the experienced players we have.”
“From the day I went up I tried to listen to them and look at them, who have a very great trajectory. I tried to learn as a footballer and as a person “
How he became a scorer
“I got to score the goals for the work in the team. Everything that was worked on in the week was later seen in the games ”.
The goal he always dreamed of and still failed to score in First
“When I was little, I used to score some great goal and my brother always asks me for it. But it’s difficult to score a goal like that ”.
The difficulties that 2021 proposed to River: COVID-19 outbreak and injuries
“It was not an easy year and being able to enjoy with all the people in the stadium is something very nice.”
His favorite goal in the title
“I keep the goal against Boca for what it meant and it was a break. The assistance against Talleres also, because it was against a direct rival and it was a difficult moment of the game.
What did his passage through the National Team leave him
“I learned by being with players of a lot of hierarchy and I always try to learn to add”.
The summary of the 4-0 that gave the millionaire the title