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‘Chicho’ Salas confident they will play against Cristal: "Points are collected on the field"

Chicho Salas confident they will play against Cristal quotPoints are

The Alianza Lima coach referred to the game against Sporting Cristal, which lost by WO by not showing up.

Alliance of Lima made their League 1 debut in 2023 with a stunning 2-0 win over Sport Boys. The led by ‘Chicho’ rooms They showed up for the game at the Alejandro Villanueva Stadium and took it forward with goals from their forwards Hernan Barcos and Pablo Sabbag. With that, they added their first three points.

On the previous date, the blue and white squad had decided not to compete against them in a duel Sporting Crystal and lost by WO (a score against 3–0). However, like the club directors, the intimate coach ‘Chicho’ rooms He spoke about this meeting and expressed confidence that it will be postponed.

“I would like to play (against Sporting Cristal). It’s an important game and points are won on the field. We are waiting. We’re sure it will happen, but now we’re going to think about our next game with Universitario, which will be difficult and we’re already focusing on it,” he told a press conference.

On the other hand, the blue and white DT referred to the Peruvian classic between creams and Victorians. “This is a very important game, apart from the final we had last year. We deal with it very responsibly. We’ll try to make the group do well. The group knows what it means to play a classic. It becomes important, hard and we must visit it. You don’t have to play the classics, you have to win them,” he said.

When is the classic university vs. Lima alliance?

Following the programming of League 1, the university engagement vs. Alianza Lima takes place this Sunday, February 19th. The match will take place at the Monumental de Ate stadium and will start at 15:00 (Peruvian time).