The Argentine international Nicolás González, Fiorentina forward and recent champion of the America’s Cup, assured this Monday that the Albiceleste selection He realized little by little, on his way to the final won against Brazil, that he had everything to return the continental title to his country.
“It was a unique experience, the truth is that when we started we did not know if we were going to win the Copa América, but little by little with the confidence we had in ourselves we knew that this Cup was going to be for Argentina, luckily we were able to take it to Argentina “, said Nico González in an interview with the official television of Fiorentina.
The interview was conducted on board a private flight that took the Argentine striker to Florence to officially open his stage at the Tuscan club, after the last two years in the German Stuttgart.
“I am very happy to arrive in Florence, I am really looking forward to bequeathing the club, meeting my teammates and representing Fiorentina, which is something I have always looked for,” said González, after finishing his vacation in Argentina with his family.
“I have spoken a lot, before signing the contract with Fiorentina, with (the Argentines) Lucas (Martínez Quarta) and with Germán (Pezzella), but more with Lucas. They told me how everything was and that gave me a push to get to this place. I’m going to try to do my best and put Fiorentina on top, “he added.
González signed a contract until June 30, 2026 with Fiorentina, which paid about 27 million euros for his file.
Starting this Monday, he will start working under the command of coach Vincenzo Italiano, with his sights set on the start of Serie A, set for August 21.
The Tuscan team, in which the Argentines Germán Pezzella and Lucas Martínez Quarta also play, will make their debut against the Roma of the Portuguese José Mourinho.