Marcelo Gallardo had to watch the game of River from a skybox. However, imported millionaire coach little punishment which fell upon him and at halftime went down to the locker room, when it was forbidden to him.
«I took the dare down at halftime because he believed that the players needed it. And I also. I incumplí a rule, I admit it, I assume it. But I felt that it was what I needed and I have no regrets for anything,»said the doll after the classification at the end of the Copa Libertadores.En that line, the technician explained that»it is unfair because they removed the freedom to work the trainer». And he added: «I wasn’t going to deny having to be in the locker room when I most needed it».
Television cameras showed Gallardo out of the wardrobe for River at halftime, when Nunez team lost 1-0. In addition, an overseer of Conmebol which had been alerted by this reason approached the place and noted coach out with a cap ne hand. Even a picture of Brazilian television showed Gallardo shouting to a photographer who took a picture coming out of the dressing room. «Veni, veni, sacamela photo, no go», said the coach. This attitude, the Conmebol penalized again River technician, who could miss the final two matches.
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