Nacho Fernández acknowledged that he would like to return to River Plate in the future although he does not see it as easy because of his age but clarified that he wants to retire in Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata. Interviewed by Sebastian Vignolo and team of ESPN F90 also revealed the talk of Marcelo gallardo at halftime of the final against Boca in Madrid and he made no secret that he would love to repeat the semifinal against Palmeiras.
“I would have liked to play in the new Monumental and with people. Hopefully tomorrow the club loves me and I could come back for some games, although I’m going to retire in Gymnastics. It is difficult because at 34 or 35 it costs a lot. Maidana, Pinola and Ponzio continue but they are privileged. I hope it touches me too “, he assured.
GALLARDO’S TALK AT THE INTERTIME IN MADRID
The midfielder recalled the words of the coach in the locker room, when Boca was in advantage in the decisive match of CONMEBOL Libertadores 2018. This was the “request for tranquility” that he transmitted to them.
In addition, Nacho admitted that he saw the game several times in the repetitions that were broadcast during the quarantine.
“GALLARDO EXPRESSES YOU TO THE MAXIMUM”
Fernández also referred to the requirement of the coach, both for training and for games. “I will always be grateful”, he expressed.
He even explained that thanks to the Doll he adapted to “different positions” in the midfield.
“I WOULD LIKE TO REPEAT THE IDA BEFORE PALMEIRAS”
Nacho regretted what happened against Verdao and described it as “the game he would like to play again.” The arguments? “We were superior and a 3-0 at home was a very hard blow”.
ENZO PÉREZ AND MATÍAS SUÁREZ, THEIR CHOSEN
Fernández was “rushed” and made to choose the two best Argentine soccer players and those were the ones targeted. “Mati has an impressive class, you throw any ball at him and he controls it to shape himself well, he is very complete”, he analyzed.
DOES YOU CLOSE THE DOORS OF THE SELECTION?
“I had only one chance and I always hoped to have another but it didn’t happen. I will not lower my arms and I will try to have a good performance although it is getting more and more complicated ”, he acknowledged.
YOUR TALK WITH SAMPAOLI
Finally, the experienced midfielder referred to the conversation he had with who will be his new coach in Brazil.