America begins its path in the Concacaf Champions League in search of confirming its dominance in the area, as confirmed by Bruno Valdez
The Paraguayan defender Bruno Valdez highlighted that America is the team with the most championships in the Concacaf Champions League and assured they feel favorites to get the trophy in the 2021 edition.
“We are the team that has the most titles in this tournament and obviously we feel like favorites, but we have to show it on the pitch, we have to make it felt in every game.
“To show that this tournament does matter to us, we want to add one more title to the club’s history, we do feel that way, but with the responsibility and respect of always going out and looking for what we want in each game and trying to do things well for get to the championship, “he declared.
America have won the Concacaf Champions League seven times, which allows him to be the winner of that fair, in which he will begin his participation this year with the match against Olimpia of Honduras, which will be the first leg of the round of 16 and will be played at the National Stadium of Tegucigalpa.
Bruno Valdez said that America has focused on their training to achieve a good performance and then they will think about what the rival can present for this commitment.
“We are seeing what they do, the coaching staff and the players seek to see our work first and then see what the rival does, we are seeing their way of playing, what they display on the field and we will try to do our work to win. the first 90 minutes and then go to our stadium, “he declared.
Solari asks for regularity in matches and training to be starters
Prior to the match against Olimpia of Honduras, the strategist Santiago Solari asked the América players to be regular in training and games to get a place in the starting box.
“Players ask for their opportunities in training sessions and games, it is how the player speaks, through performances in games and training sessions, his attitude, in football it has always been like this, this is how I have lived it and that is how I understand it,” he told express question as to whether Giovani Dos Santos has asked for more continuity.
Regarding the Concachampions, the helmsman rejected that in the Concacaf area it is easier to obtain a ticket to the Club World Cup and recalled that he has had the opportunity to access through other confederations, so he knows each one has its complications.
He recalled that in the Concacaf area there are the best of each country and stressed that Olimpia has been champion of his country on different occasions, but he said they will go out in search of winning each game.