Federico Girotti had no doubts in stating that River Plate “has been the best Argentine soccer team for years” and that he does not think about the hypothetical crossing with Boca Juniors for the quarterfinals of the CONMEBOL Libertadores: “To be champion we have to beat everyone”expressed in a heads up with Mariano closs and his companions FOOTBALL 12.
“For us it is one more game even if it has all the flavor of a classic. You always look at where they are but to be champion we have to beat them all. First Argentinos Juniors, a difficult stop, and then wait if Boca or Mineiro plays “, was the response of the forward, when he was consulted about his desire to face the classic rival.
In addition, the 22-year-old player did not hesitate to define the Millionaire as the best team in the country but admitted that “he could feel a decrease” due to the cases of covid-19 and the proposals of rivals, since those led by Marcelo gallardo “They always respect the same idea of the game.”
For his part, the Acassuso-born was highly praising Rafael Santos Borré and did not hide his desire to continue having him as a partner: “I would like him to stay because he pushes the group forward and gives me a lot of advice.”
Girotti, who recalled that in 2019 he could have gone to Torino but preferred to continue in Núñez, defined himself as an attacker who “seeks the best position in the area” and who tries to intuit what his teammate can do. “Scoring a goal is nice but helping the team is the most important thing”, he said, who has Lucas Pratto as an idol.