Machín, upset by the draw against Valencia

Luis Fuentes Gasteiz Journalist

The technician of Alaves, Pablo
Machin, appeared upset to try to explain the two faces of his team and how close he was to ending up losing the match in injury time. “After the draw, we have managed to raise our heads and suffer to get a point,” said the Soriano in his first response. He praised the “very good phases” of his players with others of “small disconnection after making the changes of players” to end the distribution of final points.

He showed his most optimistic side when referring to the “fourth game without losing and adding” that the Albiazules have chained in the last month. He praised the good staging of his players and the possibility of having been able to convert some more before the break to have ended the contest.

“A 2-0 result is misleading and we have pointed this out at half-time. If you lower your attention and intensity against a rival of Valencia’s caliber, what has happened can happen”He explained in relation to the five-minute blackout of the Alaves that made the tie possible.

This is how Ximo Navarro saw it

The great protagonist of the spirited start to Albiazul was Ximo
Navarrese that, after the jug of cold water from the tie, admitted at the end of the match the “lack of control and correcalles” in which the second part of the match became Alaves. “It is difficult to explain how with a 2-0 in favor it has escaped us. We have not been able to link more than two or three passes in a row, while they have grown ”, meant the defender who opened the scoring and also forced the penalty transformed by Luke. “In the end, thank you that we have added a point”, He admitted with all sincerity in the microphones of Movistar. He regretted having “wasted the three points” that the Alaves at rest and before facing two demanding weeks with Real
Madrid Y Real
Society as rivals.