Cruz Azul was finally able to add its first victory of the 2021 Apertura Tournament, of Liga MX, and it is also close to being able to have its entire squad after the completion of the Gold Cup 2021 and the Tokyo Olympics 2021, also counting on a new face in their ranks, the Venezuelan Romulo Otero.
Likewise, La Maquina has an important match during the week, as Rayados is measured in the BBVA Bancomer Stadium for the first chapter of the semifinals of the CONCACAF Champions League.
Without further ado, here is the latest news from the cement manufacturers:
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Reynoso has Orbelín, despite an agreement with Celta Vigo
During the last few weeks it has been mentioned that Orbelín Pineda reached an agreement with him Celta Vigo from Spain to join them in early 2021, once he is a free agent, however, that does not detract from the Peruvian coach Juan Reynoso, who still has him for the current Opening 2021.
In addition to this, The universal He shared that even though El Maguito would no longer be with the La Noria club for next year, El Cabezón has still made the decision to give him minutes.
“The Peruvian already said that he will use all the pieces that he has registered in the team to find the objective, which is to achieve another championship. He does not care if this player is going to leave. So those times are over in Cruz Azul in the that the board raised or lowered their thumb to punish a player who did not act as they wanted “, it was possible to read in the note of the source.
Romo spoke about Getafe’s offer and hopes to one day reach Europe
Luis Romo had the opportunity to go to Europe with the GetafeHowever, everything fell apart after negotiations that dragged on, as he recognized Victor Vazquez, president of the Board of Directors and Surveillance of the Cooperative, so now the midfielder is waiting for a new window to open.
“There was that offer that you mentioned a short time ago but it did not happen and now we are waiting for something to be realized, there is nothing concrete only with rumors and I would not like to talk about something if there is not a signed contract on paper”said the Sinaloan to Excelsior newspaper.
On the other hand, the Sinaloan talked about how his career was growing after having been in Querétaro, to later join Blue Cross, play with the Mexican national team and obtain bronze with the Olympic team in Tokyo 2020.
“I don’t know how I got here so fast because my whole life changed drastically for three years. I made my debut with Gallos, I became their captain and then I went to a big one like Cruz Azul and became champion. This adventure has been incredible, I became in a ‘boom’ of Mexican football, but you have to keep your feet on the ground and face whatever comes your way in the best way “said the pivot.
Otero does not travel to Monterrey for Concachampions
Even when the Venezuelan Romulo Otero was confirmed as the new signing of La Maquina and showing that he is in good condition, he will not make the trip to face La Pandilla in the Ida clash of the semifinals of Concachampions.
The impediment to his trip is due to immigration procedures to obtain his work visa, which are not yet finalized, as reported by the reporter from TUDN, Adrian Esparza.
“Otero will not make the trip to Monterrey to play the CONCACAF Champions League since his immigration procedures are not yet ready. The important thing is what has been seen of him in training, he liked it. He would have been called up”the communicator wrote.
It will be this Wednesday, August 11 in El Gigante de Acero when the first chapter between Monterrey Y Blue Cross in the semifinals of Concachampions, at 9:00 p.m.
The team is taking shape
After a defeat, a draw and a victory, the cement table is gradually taking shape, as the Olympic medalists Sebastian Jurado, Roberto Alvarado Y Luis Romo They already reported with the campus and according to the reporter Edgar Flores, El Piojo could have activity for the semifinal of Ida.
In addition to this, the communicator gave information about the archer and captain Jose de Jesus Corona, who already performs gym work, after missing the start of the tournament due to a fractured right hand.
New ’10’ in La Noria
Everything seemed to indicate that the cement club would again be without ’10’ for the 2021 Apertura, since from the Colombian Alex Castro nobody has carried it.
In the summer it was thought that the Argentinian Guillermo Fernandez He could be the heir, however, he stayed with 28 and now, some photos uploaded on social networks show Otero with the number, so it could be a fact that he carries the number in the championship.
Dedication of Roberto Alvarado by medal
Upon his arrival in Mexico City after winning bronze in the Tokyo Olympics with the Mexican team, Roberto Alvarado assured that conquering the medal is an unlocked achievement. In the same way, El Piojo announced that the victory is dedicated to his wife, the baby he lost and his entire family.
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