The America’s Cup of Brazil 2019 it didn’t start well for the Argentina Selection: defeat in debut against Colombia 2-0 and a draw against one Paraguay. Then the set led by Lionel Scaloni he recovered and managed to reach a third place by beating Chile.
In the match against the Guarani, Miguel Almirón, a former Lanús figure who currently works as an attacker at Newcastle in England, wanted to change the shirt for Lionel Messi, the best player in the world. « Miguel does not change much the shirts, but once he wanted to change with Messi. He did not want to give it, it seems », said Rubén, father of the player, in dialogue with 970 AM.
Regarding the future of the Paraguayan, who rang in the Atlético de Madrid who drives Diego ‘Cholo‘ Simeone, he maintained: « There is nothing Atlético de Madrid, no one contacted him. Until now we have not finished assimilating everything my son generates, it gives us immense satisfaction, great pride. Its maturity is gigantic. «
Almirón began his career in Cerro Porteño. Later it happened to Lanús, where he was champion in 2016. Then, he went to the MLS to play in Atlanta United. There he made the jump to Europe and today it shines in the Newcastle of the Premier League. All this growth made it sound for the Colchonero team, but according to his father, « nobody contacted him. »