The midfielder in the ditch Adalberto Carrasquilla talked about the possible return of football in Europe and emphasized that the idea of the game of National team of Panama not much will change for the return game against Costa Rica in the quarterfinals of Concacaf Nations League, after a 3-0 win in the first leg.
“I think it will not change much, the teacher is very professional, he always wants to win and I think that Monday will not be an exception because we are playing at home with our people.”
Returning to Europe?
The 24-year-old Panamanian has discussed the possibility of returning to European football, after performing at a high level for his club and national team.
“My first personal challenge is to be consistent game after game, then if I am given a chance in Europe, I will have the necessary time to analyze it and see if it suits me or not. Said I do it for personal and family reasons, but I have a dream and ambition to return to the top leagues of Europe” Coco taught.
Remembering the victory in Costa Rica
“Cocó” recalled the victory against the Ticos in the first leg and mentioned that they knew how to manage the atmosphere.
“There was a lot of support from the fans for Costa Rica, but we knew how to handle the atmosphere well and we always did what we had to do in that game.“.
“No one expects a result in Costa Rica, I think they will try. The key is not over and we cannot relax in this match, which is the most important.”
“We will face the game in the same way, regardless of the result, the mentality should not change and we will face it with a lot of respect,” concluded the Houston Dynamo footballer.
Date, time and where to see the Panama National Team vs. Costa Rica in the Concacaf Nations League
- Date: Monday, November 20, 2023
- time: 9:00 in the evening
- Location: Rommel Fernandez Stadium
- Where to see: Tune in to RPC Deportes from 7:00 pm
The winner of this match will advance to the Final Four and the Copa América 2024.