The central and second captain of Elche CF, Gonzalo Verdú, He pointed out this Wednesday that the meeting of the second round of the Copa del Rey who will face the illegal team with the Yeclano on Saturday (5.30 pm), in the field of The Constitution de Yecla, it will be a football match like those of yesteryear due to the atmosphere and the characteristics of the Murcian squad.
“It is a field like those of a lifetime. I have played several games there and the atmosphere is beautiful because the fans are pressing. There will be a good entrance and a spectacular football atmosphere“, has indicated the soccer player from Cartagena.
The green-green defender has described the Copa del Rey as a “different tournament” that the team from Elche will take advantage of to distribute minutes among all the players. “It is very useful for us because, although we have a short staff, everyone participates“
Gonzalo Verdú praised the season that Yeclano is doing, second in group IV of Second Division B, despite being recently promoted, and recalled that It takes more than 30 games without losing at home. “That tells us what we are going to find,” warned the central Elche, who, in turn, has indicated that the key to the game may be that Elche has possession of the ball. “You have to attract them to take advantage of the spaces.”
In relation to the team’s progress in the League, Gonzalo Verdú stated that the team does not want to “cut the illusion” of the fans, but recalled that the dressing room continues with the “same idea and message”, alluding to permanence.
“We look down and we want to continue making room with the descent little by little“explained the central defender, who assumed that the squad needs the signing of a central defender” because after Danilo Ortiz left he was a bit lame “.