Lelini warns that Pumas will attack Cruz Azul in the semi-finals of the Concchampion

Argentinian Andres LeliniCoach UNAM Cougarswarned that his team is going to attacks to me blue cross From the first minute of back game subordinate semi-finals subordinate CONCACAF Champions LeagueDespite the fact that in the first leg they got all three points.

We will attack from the first minute without speculation. We can’t wait to see what Cruz Azul does because we’re going to have a bad time. “We will try to win,” the coach said a day before the second semi-final match, which will be played on Tuesday at the Estadio Azteca.

Last week, Pumas beat the machine 2-1 at the Ciudad Universitaria Olympic Stadium. But this feature does not seem to give the coach confidence.

“Our head is strong and we know that if we fall behind we will suffer. We are going to attack and hopefully tomorrow we can set the rhythm of the match and be decisive,” he said.

He highlighted the character of his team in dealing with the tension of a match like the one they will face.

“We have pressure because it means taking the step to the final, it’s pressure we know there is because we’re in a great team, but Pumas knows how to handle these situations, it’s a nice thing. We’re going to go out and win because of the greatness of this institution.”

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Andres Lelini praised Cruz Azul, the second most successful team in the history of the CONCACAF Champions League with six titles, but made it clear that Pumas are growing ahead of their rivals in the hierarchy.

“Cruz Azul has great players, he has many elements of choice, they have a great team, but we are used to dealing with difficult moments, we bring out social class in the face of adversity, and the better the opponent, the better we play.”

The Cats team seeks to qualify for the final of the CONCACAF Champions League for the fifth time in its history, among the previous four in which he was a champion in three, an option that Lelini enthusiastically accepted.

I’m very excited because I probably won’t leave, I want to give back to this team everything they gave me because I’m lucky to be here.”

Pumas reached the semi-finals, after eliminating Saprissa of Costa Rica in the round of 16 and the New England Revolution of the United States in the quarter-finals.

With information from EFE

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