The president of Villarreal, Fernando Roig, affirmed Regarding the dates of return of the South American international players after the next stoppage of the League due to national team commitments, who can complain, although without being able to do anything more because in these questions FIFA and UEFA rule. Thus, the owner of the Spanish club He hinted that they will abide by the calls of Juan Foyth, Gerónimo Rulli and Pervis Estupiñan to their teams to play the South American Qualifiers.
The Argentines Foyth and Rulli have been called up by the Argentine team. While, the Ecuadorian Estupiñán would also be summoned, although that list has not yet been publicly announced.
The triple knockout date will force players to work hard and leave them with little room for recovery when they return to their clubs. These three players, for example, will arrive very fair for Villarreal-Alavés set for Saturday, September 11.
In the case of Villarreal, the goalkeepers of the subsidiary Filip Jorgensen, Danish Under-21 and third goalkeeper of the first team, are also leaving, as well as Iker Álvarez, who leaves with Andorra, so the only fully available goalkeeper against Alavés is Sergio Asenjo, while Villarreal B runs out of goalkeepers for their debut in the First RFEF.
“The summons is something abnormal, but it is a legal imperative. The regulations are that and we cannot do anything although it affects us a lot. It’s complicated, but we can only talk, “he concluded in statements to the media.