The news was a true worldwide bombshell. Carlos Tevez decided to stay away from soccer and will not continue playing for Boca next season. For the first time, Juan Román Riquelme broke the silence and spoke about the departure of the idol.
“When we arrived at the club, they believed that it did not continue. I love him very much, I don’t like to hear that we didn’t want him. Played every game“, he began saying in a talk he had with ESPN.
“I am happy that he was able to retire with the Boca shirt and playing. It is not the same as if he had left when we won the elections. Idols have to go like this, “he added.
Despite the rumors, Riquelme ruled out having una bad relationship with Carlitos. “If something goes wrong with someone I take care of it, but not with him. I knew him from a young age, I love him very much and I was very happy to see him play ball. We have a very good relationship, “he shot.
Finally, he spoke about the future of Apache. “I want you to rest, to be happy and, if one day you want to return to the club, you know that the doors are open“He fired. Will we see him again at Xeneize with a new role? His stage as a player has already come to an end.