The Argentine strategist highlighted the continued participation of the Canary Islands in the group stage of the tournament, which was not achieved 18 years ago.
Barcelona lost the leadership of LigaPro Betcris After a draw in Ambato against Moshok Rona. But now you have to focus squarely on what you’ll have For the first time in the 2021 Libertadores CupThis Tuesday, when I visit Santos FC, The final finalist for the international tournament.
The bullfighter strategist Fabian Bustos assured that his team would be “up to the game” demand and face it in the best way.
“Santos is a very good team, the last to finalists. He has very good personalities, like most Brazilians. We will be up to the task and we will play a good game,” Bustos said at a news conference on Monday.
El Gaucho also appreciated the work being done at the Canaries, as “it has been 18 years since Barcelona played in two successive cups.” In addition, the intention of the coach is to “give the fans what they want”, in reference to the competition and progress as possible in the Libertadores.
Regarding his opponent’s performance, Bustos highlighted Pixie’s good foot, but “it costs him to take the ball away from him”. The idea for Barcelona in this match is not only to defend, but also to seek to attack and harm the Brazilians.
“Like any Brazilian team, Santos has a very good foot, hand in hand, very strong, but it also costs him if you take the ball away from him. We’re not late, we’ll try to play football and attackHe said the Ecuadorian soccer champion twice.
To face this match, Bustos reiterates that mentally “we are strong” and that we “know what we have to correct” so that we can get a positive result in a difficult stadium, but where the Canary Islands already knows what it is to win and eliminate. eggs. These teams will meet again after the big minimum win that led Barcelona to the semi-finals of the tournament in 2017, thanks to Jonathan Alves’ single goal.
Obligation will be played at the Villa Belmero Stadium from 17:15 (Ecuador, Colombia and Peru time). Barcelona is part of Group C in the 2021 Copa Libertadores alongside Boca Juniors (Argentina), Santos (Brazil) and Strongest (Bolivia).
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