Exequiel Palacios’ injury from a hard knee on Angel Romero’s back gave him talk. The move generated controversy over the intension and excessive use of san Lorenzo’s striker’s strength, but over time it became clear that it was more of an misfortune than a wanted blow. Still, the subject continues to haunt the serious injury suffered by Bayer leverkusen’s midfielder in one of his vertebrae is dormant and in Paraguay’s concentration they were no strangers to this situation. For this very reason, at a press conference Eduardo Berizzo was consulted and made his thoughts clear.
#Albirroja ⚪ «I talked to Angel Romero. He is concerned about his colleague’s health and apologized to him.» DT Eduardo Berizzo.#ElSueñoQueNosUne — Paraguayan national team (@Albirroja)
November 15, 2020
«I spoke to Angel Romero. He is concerned about his colleague’s health and apologized to him,» the Argentine said. Palacios, on the other hand, remains interned and under observation waiting to be able to lower the pain threshold and get on an aircraft bound for Germany in order to initiate the recovery that will take between 6 and 8 weeks. Regarding the move, which was reviewed by the VAR but Raphael Claus was not warned for possible expulsion, the «Toto» confirmed that «it was an unfortunate action that of Romero with Palacios». «We want him to recover soon,» said the guarani national team coach, who will now face Bolivia at Asunción.Exequiel, on his side, posted the first post photo of the injury on his social networks, where he is seen in good spirits. «I wanted to thank you all for the messages, now it remains to recover and become stronger than ever,» felt the tucuman who, according to the official part of the AFA, suffered a «fracture of transverse lumbar spine apphysis.»