The coach of the Ecuadorian National Team, Gustao Alfaro, said before the game against Argentina by The quarterfinals of the Copa América the confidence they have to play this match.
“Ecuador is convinced of what it is capable of. We came to accumulate experience and to play with all the rivals as equals, “said Alfaro.
Regarding the way of playing, the coach said: “You have to press, play far from our area, play concentrated … they are long-term games and the details make a difference.”
And then Alfaro added: “We know that due to hierarchy, filming and custom, Argentina has advantages. But another tournament begins, different from the group stage. It’s 90 minutes … In these instances of the Copa América, the matches will be closed and will be defined by details. “
“Since we arrived, we have been working on it. The neglects have punished us a lot. They are lapses or moments that we must manage “, confided the Argentine.