San Lorenzo is economically drowned and going through one of its poorest campaigns in its history, in which he suffers for not finishing last in his 113 years of life. In the midst of this, internal politics sharpens. Calls began between leaders and The rumor grows of the return of Marcelo Tinelli, who has been on leave since May.
After a year and a half at the helm of the club after winning by broad superiority in the 2019 elections, the president requested leave on May 14 for the effort that his TV program demanded of him. But although the removal is official for a year, the critical institutional reality makes the versions of his return increase as the days go by.
Since the Cabezón moved away from the day-to-day of the Cyclone, which reappeared on the political scene of the Matías Lammens club. According to his words, he is dividing his tasks as Minister of Tourism and Sports of La Nación and the day-to-day of the club near Horacio Arreceygor, the interim president who is losing prominence as MT and ML return to assume their responsibilities.
It is not the first time that Tinelli moves away from San Lorenzo in difficult moments. The most remembered by the fans goes back to 2014, when the Libertadores champion team seemed to be left out in the group stage. In 2017 he also asked for a leave of absence due to a peak of stress. The main difference is that this time he was the president to take care of Showmatch and his role as head of the Professional League, a place from which he did not leave.
Meanwhile, the fans expressed themselves since their return to the courts. It is already common to hear chants against the two most responsible for the present of the Cyclone, accompanied by the classic “Let everyone go” pointing to the Board of Directors. Next Tuesday, before Sarmiento, the New Gasometer will once again witness the popular unrest.