The group from La Plata defeated Vélez 1-0 in Liniers and within the privateness of the dressing room the gamers celebrated the victory with a mix of feelings.
The final 72 hours had been a nightmare for the campus of Gymnastics and Fencing La Plata. The information of the dying of Diego Armando Maradona, the group’s coach, fell like a lightning bolt within the privateness of the group. To high it off, the Galician Sebastián Méndez, who had been in command of the technical course of the Lobo, determined to resign after the unhappy information. Nonetheless, this Saturday the Gymnastics gamers had been capable of vent.
The whole squad had been current at Diego’s funeral at Casa Rosada and this Saturday needed to face a troublesome recreation in opposition to Vélez, in Liniers. The 1-0 victory at Amalfitani went straight to heaven and within the dressing room the gamers carried out one other tribute, with out protocols or get together favors.
Is that the Skilled Soccer League organized a tribute on all of the fields. There was a light-weight blue and white kite with the quantity ten, a lectern with the picture of Maradona kissing the World Cup and the tune of Potro Rodrigo within the background in reminiscence of the footballer who generated probably the most feelings within the Argentine followers. However within the dressing room the story was totally different.
Within the Instagram account of Chelo Weigandt you’ll be able to spy a bit of what was the tribute and the celebration of the Gymnastics gamers. That combination of emotions between the enjoyment of victory and the melancholy of remembering his coach. As soon as once more the quarterer Rodrigo set music and the gamers put collectively a pogo in the course of the dressing room shouting “Remaining, Remaining “ to recollect the idol, between smiles and tears. Then got here the group photograph with the Nationwide Group shirt with the ten and probably the most well-known surname within the historical past of our nation.