El Toro, who scored the first goal in the 2-1 game against Bolivia, showed his satisfaction for the victory and for the team’s task.
He was one of the protagonists of the great victory of Argentina in La Paz. Lautaro Martínez fought against fatigue and against height, showed all his beauty and had the prize of a goal with pure smell that meant the beginning of the comeback of the National Team. And with the victory over Bolivia consummated, he did not hesitate to show all his joy for three invaluable points.
“Many things were said before, but we were focused on winning,” the Inter forward commented in television statements as soon as the match ended, where you could see the fatigue due to the enormous effort made.
Lautaro distributed praise for the young players of the team, who showed an unusual display in an unfavorable context. “This is a young team, with players like Exequiel (Palacios) or Nico (Domínguez) who killed each other today … I think this is largely theirs,” he said.
“We planned the game knowing what had happened in previous years. Of course it is possible to win at altitude, but I will not deny that it is difficult to play here,” admitted Lautaro, who had had a good chance before Correa’s goal. a heads-up that goalkeeper Lampe sent to the corner.
He Toro He also explained that the main idea of the Argentine players was not to suffer the usual loss of air at height due to the short sprints that soccer requires. “We,” he commented, “tried not to drown because we know what it means to play here. And they also know how to make sure that the rival does not play comfortable.”
For Lautaro, after all, the match was a reunion with the goal. One of those important ones, the ones he likes to score the most. As if to confirm that nose that with only 23 years led him to the National Team and to be one of the most coveted strikers in the world. Argentina is lucky to have him.