The game played this Saturday at the Tucapel Bustamante Lastra Stadium allowed the team to keep three points and thus advance in the idea of ascending (adding 8 points) in the standings. After this defeat, the leaders of Deportes Concepción requested the resignation of the DT, Claudio Rojas.
This Saturday afternoon a tough match was played by the Deportes Linares players, who managed to defeat Deportes Concepción by a goal to 0, allowing them to advance in the position table of the second division national championship.
Leaving a collection of 5 lakh 795 thousand pesos, 879 spectators reached the stadium.
Albirejos technical director, Eduardo Lobos, highlighted in this regard that “the game was tough, it was tough… I think the defendable thing was the goals in the first half, it cost us a lot… At certain times, We play too much in the back, we abuse in the back and we make it difficult for us to give Deportes Concepcion options ”.
“So, the only option Deportes Concepción had today was to be able to shoot long balls in the second half… So from a game point of view we still have a lot to improve. We are also working here for 8-9 days, what can be avoided, these are two results, a guest who didn’t score a point since the start of the tour, didn’t keep a clean sheet in the whole tournament and he It’s also creating confidence; it’s also creating the possibility that they will continue to believe in our idea”, Lobos said.
DT also had words for the players. “The truth is I take my hat off to them because they gave everything, they gave everything to get the result, to defend the result, which cost us a lot at the start of the game. In both games our It’s been unfortunate that we’ve had injuries too, but I congratulate the boys for their attitude, I congratulate the boys for the result, because it allows us to keep believing. It allows us to stay motivated. And we are on the right track.”
Lobos said the objectives are set to advance in the championship, so the players are preparing to face the provincial Osorno next weekend, defining it as an important game. “The players believe in our form, that the players feel competitive, that the players never give up, that they have to fight till the end.”
For his part, the player, Alex Diaz, indicated about the DT that “I think it came at the right time, I think it’s helped us grow these two weeks … We took the points home.” but we’ve got one saved in san antonio good, good point and well, it’s been useful this week so as i say happy… glad to have gotten these 3 points , To be able to score at home and move up the table. Thank God we saved these points and hope God supports us so we can keep adding.
In conclusion, Claudio Rojas, DT of Deportes Concepcion, indicated that “It was a strange game, that is, it was difficult for us to put ourselves at a disadvantage so early in the game, but we did good things. I like defending in the opponent’s area.” If I do, fixing the ball in the opponent’s territory, we could have created a little more damage, especially in the first half.”
“From an organization point of view, I remain calm because the team shows game by game that we are improving. From a decisive point of view, a specific game, we continue to make the same mistakes that have been marking this season, they are very Typical individual mistakes made by players who are actively involved in the final game, but I think we should start by playing the game as a final, we didn’t do that, little by little we were doing that And when we managed to finish the goal, either with the head, through the game with the foot, we found an important figure, the goalkeeper of Linares, and today he played 3 balls for an important goal and without any doubt I could have slightly changed the outcome of the market”, Rojas said.
“There is worry, there is worry, there is a lot of pressure too, but I have to convey calmness to the players, that we keep loving and believing in what we do every time, we have to train harder and harder. Last week we trained hard, I think for the first time as we were in the week that we played the games and we already realized that even training that hard is not enough for us, so we have to be able to Will have to bend our efforts to improve our performance”, he confirmed to DT.
It is important to note that after the defeat suffered by Deportes Concepcion, the leaders asked the coach to resign.