‘I told my wife that this was my dream and she banned me. I still couldn’t meet my daughter ‘

1625986029 I told my wife that this was my dream and

The one of Emiliano
Martinez is, without any doubt, one of the names of this Cup
America
2021. The goalkeeper of Aston
town, who came to the tournament without having secured ownership, was the hero of Argentina by stopping three maximum penalties in the penalty shootout against Colombia in the semifinals and, already in the end, the goalkeeper of Sea
of
Silver saved up to 1-1 twice with stops to shots from Richarlison Y Gabigol in a second half of the siege verdeamarelho.


Named best goalkeeper by CONMEBOL, a ‘Draw‘excitedly assured after achieving the fifteenth Cup
America from the history of the albiceleste that “there are no words to explain this moment. It was a dream I had as a boy. I went to Arsenal at the age of 17 in search of a better life for my family. And after much effort, this moment arrived, this Maracanazo ”, he declared.

I went to Arsenal at the age of 17 in search of a better life for my family

Also he wanted to remember Leo Messi, who after four lost finals (three of Cup
America and that of world 2016) won his first title with the senior team: “I said it a few months ago: we wanted to give a title to the best in the world. I told my wife that this was my dream and she banned me. I still haven’t been able to meet my daughter, ”she explained.

“I want to hug my daughter”

Finally, a Emi that he still didn’t believe it now “I want to enjoy it with my family, hug my daughter. I went through many things, people who did not trust me, but this remains in history. We did it. This pandemic makes all Argentines suffer, this is for them, “he concluded.


“When we went to the final I said that I didn’t miss it or crazy”

He also spoke after the celebration on the lawn of the mythical Maracana the Cuti
Rosemary, who after missing the quarterfinals and the semifinals due to injury returned to the eleven to complete a great match with a reborn Nicolas Otamendi: “I hardly ever get injured, I had a terrible fight. When we went to the final I said that I was not missing it or crazy. I spoke with the doctors and luckily I was able to arrive, I was able to play and contribute to the team ”, he highlighted.

The defender of the Atalanta, named best defense of the Serie
TO this season, he is already champion of the Cup
America After only five games as an absolute international: “From the first day I joined the National Team they made me adapt in the best way. I thank Leo, ‘Kun’, Di María and all that litter that received us so well “, concluded the former soccer player of the Juventus of Turin.

Cristian Romero, during the Copa América final held in Maracanã


Cristian Romero, during the Copa América final held in Maracanã