Emiliano’dra ‘Martínez spoke with ESPN Soccer 360, after obtaining the Copa América with the Argentine National Team and referred to the joy of helping Lionel Messi to win the title, to the controversy over penalties against Colombia and the pride he feels when children want to be like him. Also, in the chat with Christian martin He detailed some questions about the privacy of the winning team and recounted the talk he had with Lionel scaloni to thank you for the opportunity.
The Aston Villa goalkeeper spoke of the phrase he launched on penalties against Colombia and that traveled the world. After clarifying that he did not seek to disrespect any of his rivals when he spoke of “look, I eat you”, he acknowledged that he received videos from Argentina in which the boys wanting to attack like him and that fills him with pride.
After talking about Sánchez and Borja’s penalty, the goalkeeper so far is in the Premier League commented that he has a great relationship with Muslera and that he did not want Mina to dance for him as he had done against Uruguay.
“Later I wrote him a message, but I still did not receive a message, he did not answer me. Maybe we are going to cross each other on a soccer field and he will surely stay there,” replied Martínez, in an extensive talk with ESPN.
The Independiente-trained goalkeeper admitted that he never dreamed of winning a UEFA Champions League or something like that, but that all his hope was to consecrate himself with the Argentine National Team. “When I returned to England I did not sleep for three days, but I woke up with incredible joy for having given this joy to my country,” he added.
After remembering when England found out to summon him to their National Team, something to which he refused, Martínez was proud of the achievement and said he felt more Argentine than before.
At the end there was a moment for humor and to give details of the 45-day concentration with the Argentine National Team squad. “We play the trick Messi, De Paul and Paredes against Musso, Marchesín and me, but it is very difficult. Leo is always in league. Paredes is always 33. I don’t know if they correspond or what”, joked Draw.