“We know it caused disappointment, but it was not our intention,” explained Pablo Matera, captain of Los Pumas, after the criticism received for the “non-homage” of the selected Diego Maradona in the game against the All Blacks. However, after the apology, the scandal broke when comments from Matera, Petti and Socino, written years ago but discriminatory and racist, were found on Twitter. What will the UAR do about it?
Soccer: Unión and Vélez will try to continue in the race
Two Argentine teams will seek to continue being protagonists in the South American Cup. The first to take to the field today will be Unión, which from 7.15pm will try to leave Bahia de Brasil on the road, which beat it 1-0 in the first leg. Meanwhile, Vélez will appear in Colombia from 9.30pm against Deportivo Cali, with the advantage of having a winner in Liniers by 2 to 0.
Pablo Hernández, starter against Fénix
The Tucumán Pablo Hernández will be from the start when Independiente receives Fénix tomorrow for the rematch of the South American Cup. The former Atlético player will enter for Alan So Señora. The other variant that Lucas Pusineri’s team will have will be the entry of Jonathan Menéndez by Federico Martínez.
The “Colchonero” cannot fail
Atlético de Madrid, second in their group with five points, will have to beat Bayern Munich today to continue with options to advance to the next phase of the Champions League. Manuel Neuer, Robert Lewandowski and Leon Goretzka will not be in the Germans, who are classified and with the first place assured with two games remaining.
Tennis: Del Potro and how hard his recovery was
Juan Martín Del Potro does not lower his arms and continues with his recovery from the injury to the patella in his right knee. “That the Olympic Games have been postponed to the middle of next year due to this damn pandemic makes me not want to lower my arms. My dream is to represent Argentina once again, that’s why I keep fighting it ”,“ Delpo ”explained. “I still stand up because of the desire to play that I have. I’ve been fighting her with my knee. I have been with many ups and downs for a long time, at times good, at times bad, “added the tennis player born in Tandil.