«Everyone has to do a self-criticism. When we’re in this situation everything is adverse, everything is bad, but we have to keep working. Together we have to achieve it,» said the historic albo.
Esteban Paredes analyzed Colo Colo’s 1-0 defeat to Jorge Wilstermann at the Estadio Monumental, which left the «albos» out of the Copa Libertadores and the Copa Sudamericana.Paredes stated at a press conference that «I never imagined we were going to be eliminated. We tried to give everything on the court and unfortunately it was a very adverse result to what we wanted.» In the same line, the striker stated that «being eliminated in the first round of the Liberators and not qualifying for The South American is a failure. Things have been done badly for a long time and all the bad that has happened to us is ratified.» Everyone has to do a self-criticism. When we’re in this situation everything is adverse, everything is bad, but we have to keep working. Together we have to achieve it,» he complemented. On the encounter with the Bolivians, Paredes argued that «we were never overtaken, we were superior in the second half. We didn’t find the goal we wanted. They caught us against it and make the goal.» After being left out of international competitions, Colo Colo has to concentrate on leaving the last places of the National Championship. His next rival will be Everton on Wednesday of next week.