Marcelo Gallardo, the coach of River Plate, spoke after the 1-1 draw in the Superclásico against Mouth for the League Cup. “I am not satisfied with the draw, I am not content with not losing”said the Doll after the game in La Bombonera.
In addition, he referred to the team’s approach taking into account the absence of Edwin Cardona, a key part of Xeneize. “At the start we wanted to dominate the game. It would have been good for us to have Cardona play, because with his absence, they had one more center-back and were more comfortable,” added the DT.
In the play prior to Agustín Palavecino’s equalizing goal, Gallardo acknowledged that he was close to replacing him and also his assistant, Fabrizio Angileri: “They were both going to go out, and Palavecino’s goal immediately arrives … that has football “.
The best phrases of Marcelo Gallardo after the Superclásico:
“It was not a very lucid game”
“La Bombonera suits us well, although equality does not conform to me. Today we did not do more to win it, but the rival respected us, put a line of 5 and gave us the ball”
“Boca found the goal and felt more comfortable with the game”
“We do not take advantage of the man of more, it is the second party that happens to us exactly the same”
“Villa was the most dangerous player of them, he had been showing a good level in his last games, but today we control him”
“I had no doubts that Maidana was going to play this game with the mentality that characterizes him”
“Montiel is very important to us, he gives us a lot. Hopefully this week can start normally”
“It was a flat match, there was no clarity”