In a time that was completed, when everything stated that Gymnastics and the Afon were going to penalties, Marcelo Gallardo quenched when He decided to eliminate Exequiel Palacios to put on court Julián Alverez. Although he had anticipated that he had planned to give him minutes in this game for the Argentine Cup semifinal, he drew attention to choosing to put it to court shortly before the penalty shoot.
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But the explanation did not take much time to arrive. When it was time to kick, The youngsters stopped in front of the goal and did not lose it. After the game, the Muñeco was asked for his decision to include at that moment that moment and, with some humor, he banked his director: "There is a man who has been evolving very well and I want him to be close. I kicked the penalty because he was a hierarchy player and for a week ago I won a penalty shoot. "
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In addition, the coach added: "I had a faith that I would not have problems to understand that responsibility. And he choked very well. "
"A week ago, I won a penalty shoot"
Marcelo Gallardo spoke about Julián Álvarez. Video: TyCSports.