Despite the comfortable advantage obtained in the first leg, the ‘Vasco’ preferred not to give Rayados as safe classified to the quarterfinals
SANTO DOMINGO — After the 3-0 victory that they got against him Athletic Pantoja, the technician of the Rayados from Monterrey, Javier Aguirre, assured that nothing is defined yet and that they know the rival will fight to the fullest in search of victory in the round of 16 of the CONCACAF Champions League.
“It was a good away result, it is good not to receive a visitor goal, it is not defined, it is a good advantage, but they are going to fight like they did today, I don’t have injured people, it was a tough game, but there was no bad intention.
“They are not going to give anything away, many individual duels, we expected that and it will be very similar, we have to be intense, we cannot be less than anyone and we will take advantage of our house and our people,” he said. Aguirre.
Javier Aguirre expressed that now they will focus on the weekend’s game against the Red Devils of Toluca, inside of Liga MX because they know it will be relevant, since it is a rival that is close to them in terms of points, since Monterrey He has 22 and the Mexican box 19.
The defender Nicolas Sanchez He declared, for his part, that the result was positive for them, but that they will go step by step because they know the road is long in search of the title that would give them the pass to Club World Cup.
“It is very long, that dream is long-term, there is a long way to go, you have to work hard, take game by game as seriously as possible, it will be defined at the end of the year.
“We have to work seriously going game by game, we will take all as finals, regardless of what the coach decides (about possible player rotations), we have a team to go for everything,” he concluded.