After the title with Sabalero, Luis Miguel Rodríguez, better known as El Pulga, had returned to Simoca, his hometown, to be vaccinated against Covid-19 and according to rumors, to settle back in his land, to get closer to the politics, in which he plans to develop when he retires and for this he faced the talks to return to Atlético Tucumán
However, he did not reach an agreement with El Decano (he still assured that he will retire at the Tucuman club, where he already had two cycles). On the other hand, he also had a formal meeting with the leaders of Colón, who did not offer him an extension of his contract again and then he decided to open the folder to receive offers.
And there Gimnasia La Plata moved quickly, which accelerated in its recruitment and took one of the best players from the last Argentine soccer champion.
On Sunday night, along with his representative Roberto San Juan, El Pulga arrived in the city of La Plata, where he met with the leader Mauro Coronato, who offered him a contract for 18 months, a very high salary and a very high amount. interesting at signing. Rodríguez accepted the offer and even posed with the club’s clothing. New step in the career of a footballer who knew how to wear the shirt of the Argentine National Team, hand in hand with mDiego Maradona, coach, who also wanted to bring him closer to Gimnasia, when he took over as coach.
Luis Miguel Rodríguez was born in Simoca, Tucumán, on January 1, 1985. He is one of the greatest idols in the history of Atlético Tucumán. With the Dean, he played 325 games and scored 130 points. After a brief stint at Newell’s in 2010/2011, the other club he played for is Colón.
He arrived at Sabalero for the 2019 season, played 61 games and scored 24 goals.
The flea measures 1.67 meters and weighs 75 kilos. He is a cerebral and thinking player who defines coldly when he is face to face with the goalkeeper; He can perfectly execute a free kick, or a shot from the penalty spot.