Changes in Mouth. Miguel Angel Russo is no longer the technical director of the professional soccer team and his place has already been taken by Sebastián Battaglia.
In his official presentation, the brand new coach anticipated on Tuesday that the team he will begin to lead after the departure of Miguel Ángel Russo “will go to the front, always thinking about the rival goal and being the protagonist.”
Battaglia was presented at a press conference in the room that Boca has for this purpose under a tribune and at the event he was accompanied by the president of the institution, Jorge Amor Ameal, who always opposed Russo’s dismissal.
“With Russo I am grateful for the place he gave us to work from the reserve. Now I will try to put Boca in the place it deserves and for that the player who is better will start the games because we are going to put him. more important the one that comes from the bank than the one that started the game, “he appreciated.
“Here is a group of very good professionals and guys that we already had in the reserve. The idea is to move forward and get to know each other as quickly as possible and that they make it difficult for me to put them on is important for the kids and also for the greats,” he said. .
Regarding how he will face his specific task, Battaglia said that they will work “on the idea that had been oiling with the boys from the reserve. “.
“With Román (Riquelme) we talk continuously in the Boca area and we are in permanent contact, but beyond the responsibility that I have, I am also going to enjoy this moment. And I do not want to comment on the past but look forward to the future”, warning .
“Later, the player who wants to be here will stay, because we know what glory is in this club, but today you don’t win with the shield. And the fundamental thing for that is to build a strong squad, to defend the colors of the team to the death. Argentina’s most important club. And for that you have to have clear objectives and work according to what is intended, “he concluded.
A few meters away, Jorge Bermúdez heard him without saying a word.