Manuel Lanzini, product of the lower divisions of River plate, started in a great way 2022 with a double in the victory of the West Ham 3-2 before Crystal palace. In dialogue with TyC Sports the player, who has a great chance of being summoned by Lionel scaloni for the next double date, he remembered his time at the club of his loves.
Between laughs, Lanzini He told what fanaticism led him to in some matches: “When it was my turn to play in River, I remember that sometimes I would sing the songs of the fans in the middle of the field. After 20 seconds I realized and He was like ‘uh, no. I have to do this, move over here.’ Sometimes it distracted me. “
“River has the plus that is Gallardo. For me, Gallardo is a fantastic coach. He is a coach who empowers the players. Having a coach like that, sometimes, is very difficult to find in one’s career,” he said about continuity of Doll, which was announced in early December.
As a good fan of Millionaire, he recalled the title of the Copa Libertadores 2018, obtained at the stadium Santiago Bernabeu“That night was something incredible because of the way we lived it. My old man took me to the field with my brother and after so many years to be able to experience such a game with them and in Europe, it was something magical.”
To finish, he put his chest out for the institution that saw him born: “River is an institution that has nothing to envy the great clubs in Europe. I left there, I did all the inferiors, I did elementary school, high school there. River it’s like my second home. ” And he sentenced: “Obviously you always want to go back to a club of the magnitude of River, for what it is, for what it generates. Above, it is a club where Gallardo is in this case.”