The Argentine consecration in the Maracana it was a total revenge. For the old, like Lionel Messi, Sergio Agüero, Angel Di María and Nico Otamendi. But also for the youngest, the newest of the National Team. As the case of Gonzalo montiel, one of the great figures of the National Team in the final of the Copa América against Brazil, with enormous numbers.
According to statistics from SofaScore Latin America, River’s full-back defended the 100% of dribbles (9/9), won 9/10 individual duels, recovered 18 balls, recorded 7 takes and 4 clearances. To add epic to those forceful numbers, the River side who faced Neymar in at least six heads up, ended up with blood on his right ankle.
The story on IG that Gonzalo Montiel’s sister uploaded.
“Montiel was buried here for a couple of bad gamesThey called him cold chest or performing only with (Marcelo) Gallardo. Today Saturday) The forwards of Real Madrid and PSG, and the full-backs of Atlético de Madrid and Barsa, were served lunch with two loaves. They have to apologize to him on their knees, “said the Instagram story posted by Jacqueline, the footballer’s sister.
That is how it was: Montiel annulled Ney in the final of the Cup. He did not let it pass. He closed all the roads.
This is how Montiel’s ankle was
Montiel ended up with a bloody ankle.
Montiel with the Copa América in his hands at the Maracana.
Gonzalo Montiel facing Neymar.
Why did the River player end up bleeding?
Fred, a Manchester United player, went to pressure River’s side, but he threw himself to the ground and hit the Argentine man’s leg squarely, who immediately accused the pain at the kick. The Brazilian went overboard and the Uruguayan Esteban Ostojich did not hesitate to admonish him. Correct decision.
Hard kick from Fred to Montiel.
The statements of Marisa, Gonzalo’s mother
* “Neymar challenged my son, but I saw that he rebuked him. Later, I’m going to ask him what he said, heh.”
* “I saw him very happy with Martínez Quarta and Palacios, who are his friends forever.”
* “My son gave us the house with his first salaries. He gave us the money so that we can build it. I am very proud of the career he is doing.”.