Came the day. On Friday June 11 at the Belvedere Stadium, Washington Sebastian Abreu He put an end to his long and successful career as a soccer player. “El Loco” entered the 75th minute of the match between South America Y Liverpool, although he could do little in the time he was on the court.
It is that when he had to take action, the “mailboxes” already fell 5 to 0 before the black-blue ones. Those 15 minutes Abreu was active, stood as a reference within the area, came out to pivot and open the game to the wings and he even had a clear goal chance at the end of the game, with a header at 89 ‘that Jorge Bava ended up containing.
It was the final point of a career that began in 1995 with the Defensor Sporting jersey and that, according to the statistics that Abreu himself wears, accumulated 851 games in which he scored 432 goals with 31 clubs. At 44 years old, “El Loco” hangs up his boots to start his cycle as a Coach.