The president of River Plate recognized the players and the club’s coaching staff, after the historic 2-1 victory against Independiente Santa Fe for CONMEBOL Libertadores.
On Enzo Pérez’s stellar night, the Millionaire arrived affected by an outbreak of COVID-19 infections and that left Marcelo Gallardo without Franco Armani, Enrique Bologna, Germán Lux or Franco Petroli, the four archers that make up the list of 32 footballers . In this way, between infected and injured, River took to the field with the midfielder at goal and 10 field players, without changes.
Despite the memorable obstacles, the Argentine club defeated the Colombian and its president came out to inflate his chest on social networks. “Live and play with greatness. Thank you players and coaching staff. Thank you to all our people for all the support. Yesterday was a historic night. You showed that adversity can be overcome”, published Rodolfo D’Onofrio in his account Twitter.
Live and play with greatness.
Thanks players and coaching staff.
Thanks to all of our people for all the support.
Yesterday was a historic night. You showed that adversity can be overcome.
– Rodolfo D’Onofrio (@RodolfoDonofrio) May 20, 2021