Atlético-MG: Cuca vents about embezzlement against Palmeiras

Atlético-MG faced Palmeiras last Wednesday, 3rd, and some players from Cuca left with pain; coach explained the situation of one of his top athletes!

O Atlético-MG and cuca left worried for the return match against palm treesfor the quarter-finals of the Liberators. the rooster saw Junior Alonso leave with muscle problems and the fans ended up with a ‘flea behind their ear’. The confrontation will take place next Wednesday, 10, in the Allianz Parqueat 21:30 (Brasília time), when the miners will need an away win to advance.

After the ball stopped rolling, Cuca gave a press conference and opened the game about Junior Alonso’s physical situation. The coach reassured everyone and warned that it was just muscle pain. In addition, he assured that there is a difference between injury and pain and even cited the example of Guilherme Arana: “Alonso was cramp. Arana (against Inter) was injured“.

Cuca spoke again about the Brazilian football calendar and the little recovery time for the players. The Atlético-MG coach highlighted that everyone who entered the field last Wednesday, 10, reached their physical limit. Therefore, the commander does not want to force his main athletes for the 2022 sequence and also for Libertadores.

The guy leaves in pain. If you have a medical evaluation tomorrow, almost everyone has a grade 1 (injury), because it reaches the limit of each one. So you have to have recovery, muscles return to normal, to have intensity again. And intensity isn’t just in the game, they have it in training too. That’s why they are usually the ones who are replaced.“, concluded the Atlético-MG coach.

Atlético-MG vs Palmeiras on the field for Libertadores (Credit: GettyImages)


O Atlético-MG wavered against the palm trees and came out with a draw in Liberators. This Wednesday, the 3rd, Galo even opened 2-0 on the scoreboard, but the current two-time champion showed why he is considered the favorite for the title. the team of Abel Ferreira did not surrender in the game and sought a tie in stoppage time. 2 to 2 and a great result for Verdão at the Mineirão stadium.

Hulk scored for Atlético-MG
Hulk celebrating Atlético-MG’s first goal in the match against Palmeiras, for Libertadores (Credit: GettyImages)

With Hulk scoring and Murilo scoring against, Atlético-MG opened up a good advantage over Palmeiras, but it wasn’t enough. Palestra fought until the last minute and managed to draw at the end of the match. With the match tied, the decision was for next Wednesday, 10, at Allianz Parque, and whoever wins is classified.

Source: sportbuzz

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