Boca’s DT responded with very slicing statements to questions from the press. And he remarked that he was taking duty for the unlucky efficiency towards Santos.
Anger and ache hung within the air. Even behind the masks, the bitter grin of Miguel Ángel Russo could possibly be guessed after Boca’s false efficiency in Vila Belmiro, the place he fell 3-0 towards Santos, which made him a worth, and was neglected within the semifinals of the Copa Libertadores. And on the press convention he made no secret of his feeling.
With curt responses, DT made his frustration clear, though always he sought to level out that he was liable for the autumn.
“I maintain all the pieces, as I at all times have,” stated Miguel, as if to free gamers who confirmed performances properly beneath expectations. And he pressured: “We’ve got made errors that we weren’t used to, and in this sort of circumstance they weigh rather a lot”.
The DT additionally identified one thing that was very clear: what was seen on the courtroom didn’t coincide with what was deliberate earlier than the sport. “The thought was to play as equals as now we have been doing in lots of elements of this event, and it’s the first time now we have scored so many objectives,” he lamented.
He additionally dodged the query of whether or not he didn’t remorse the coaching he had organized. “With the lead to place, there are conditions that everybody evaluates …”, he sentenced.
Along with noting that he had no “excuses”, Russo spoke of his unhappiness on the missed alternative. “One doesn’t go properly, the defeat hurts, in a semifinal that was open and the place we had prospects,” he commented, referring sideways to the expulsion of Frank Fabra, which ended up complicating an already very tough panorama: “We had one much less and it price us rather a lot.”
In a couple of minutes, Russo cleared the method, the least he needed was to reply questions. He saluted and left for an evening through which he’ll proceed to attempt to assimilate the very onerous blow of an enormous wasted probability.