The award ceremony for Boca for the title he won in March and which was postponed by the pandemic left the image of Miguel Ángel Russo once again raising a trophy as a blue and gold DT. And beyond the review of that conquest, he referred to the present, the immediate future and also the versions that spoke of an exit to the Colombian National Team.
“Beyond the contract, I am very happy and happy in the place where I am. With the objectives that we speak and name, in the search for everything”, was the forceful message of Miguel Ángel Russo as a result of the speculation that had been generated around the chance of being tempted by the Colombian-Colombian National Team in the coming days. It is clear: Miguel is the club’s project leader until 2021, whatever happens to the results in the next few instances.
His last name had emerged as a chance before the crisis that was generated in the coffee team in the defeats against Uruguay and Ecuador (both by a landslide) and the possible departure of Carlos Queiroz at the helm. But Russo, who two weeks ago signed with Boca until 2021, never analyzed that chance.
With days to prepare the trip to Brazil for the first leg against Inter de Porto Alegre, the coach announced that Salvio will accompany the team. “Salvio is very well and we trust him a lot, in the recovery he had. From day one we knew it was going to be like this. We will continue to observe and evaluate him, but he will come with us to Brazil. We still have several days to decide ”, recognized the DT.
As for the celebrations for the March title, Russo also mentioned that “the title passed a long time but one still enjoys it, this was a pandemic that affected us all but we are overcoming the different situations that one has”, he reviewed the coach who led the team to win a Super League that fought until the last minute against River. And he closed: “I don’t keep count, I know there were several but thank God I am lucky to do it at this club, where I am very well , very comfortable and happy to be here ”.
Before the game with Lanús, the coach who returned to the club in January this year at the hands of Juan roman riquelme He reviewed that “we always have goals because Boca is like that. Round of 16 of the Cup, which represents … we live making decisions, we had to wait for players who arrived on Thursday at 3 in the morning, settle in … we are pending of all that, calmly and quietly ”.