Along with the midfielder, who will be unable to be within the first leg in opposition to Nacional for the quarterfinals of the Copa Libertadores, two collaborators are contaminated.
The information fell like a bomb for the teaching employees of River that drives Marcelo gallardo: Enzo Pérez examined constructive for Covid-19 and can miss -at least- the primary leg for the quarterfinals of the Copa Libertadores in opposition to Nacional de Montevideo, this Thursday from 9:30 p.m., on the Independiente courtroom.
The 34-year-old midfielder is a key piece for the Millionaire coach that he should search for variants for the primary leg in opposition to the Uruguayans and for the primary date of the Diego Armando Maradona Cup Championship Zone, Sunday at 19.20, at dwelling in opposition to Argentinos Juniors.
River confirmed the constructive of Enzo Pérez via his social networks the place he reported that collaborators Facundo Greco and Fabián Robledo additionally contracted the illness (Skilled soccer). It was additionally reported that every one are asymptomatic and have been remoted.
Pérez underwent the check with the remainder of the staff and the good worry within the Núñez membership is that there are new circumstances because the former College students are in shut contact as they’ve skilled with the remainder of their classmates. For his half, the central midfielder had been summoned by Gallardo within the listing of 23 footballers that the coach delivered for this Thursday’s sport in opposition to the Uruguayans.
Among the many potentialities to interchange Pérez seem Leonardo Ponzio, Santiago Sosa and Bruno Zuculini, who have been additionally a part of the listing of these summoned by Gallardo, who will even need to summon one other footballer to finish the listing of 23.
The priority in River had been aroused early when it was discovered that Esteban Fernández, hitch of the Reserve staff, had additionally examined constructive for Covid-19 and was instantly remoted.
For Enzo Pérez it’s a disastrous day -as for all River- because of the loss of life of Alejandro Sabella, whom he had as a coach in Estudiantes de La Plata and within the Argentine Nationwide Crew: “Sabella left me issues not solely on an expert degree, but additionally on an expert degree. employees too. Alejandro marked me when he advised me that if I wished to be an expert participant, a participant who makes his personal historical past, he needed to change his thoughts. Worrying extra, being extra skilled than what I used to be, the care that the soccer participant should take not solely within the membership but additionally exterior. It modified my head, “the River footballer had declared in one in all his final interviews.