Guillermo Almada becomes a trend after losing to an MLS team

Twitter users criticized Santos coach after being eliminated from the Leagues Cup in the last minute

Guillermo Almada, technician of Saints, became a social media trend, after losing to the Seattle Sounders of the MLS, in the semifinals of the Leagues Cup. The coach of the whole of the Comarca was criticized because he could not win a game that his own dominated.

Among the criticisms was: “what pretext is Guillermo Almada going to give today” or they demanded that he not make the necessary changes for his team to advance to the final of the tournament. Leagues Cup, which is played between Liga MX and MLS teams.

For his part, Almada, in his defense, commented that his team dominated the game and failed to concentrate in the last minutes.

“We did the merits to pass, in the control we generated the best situations. A carelessness happens to us that generates a transition, the lack of forcefulness, plus the situations that we fail, leave us out, it is difficult, but this is not merit “, explained the technician of Saints, Guillermo Almada.

“The vast majority of the opportunities were ours, we wanted to go forward, seek victory in 90 minutes. We were very interested in this tournament ”.

The coach of the Seattle Sounders He also came out in defense of Guillermo Almada, because he praised the second half he did Saints and he recognized that Raúl Ruidíaz’s ability was the difference.

“I have a lot of respect for Guillermo Almada, had a great proposal in the second half, which made our team have to be very intense “, Brian Schmetzer, coach of the Seattle Sounders. “What happened is that our decisions were not correct, we were too quick to try to define. The tactic was good, I’m happy with the result and Raúl’s ability ”.

Now Guillermo Almada must try to make the criticism forget by concentrating on the MX League, in which it is in sixth place in the table, while the Seattle Sounders wait for Pumas or León in the final.