In extension, San Telmo beat Capurro by 88-86 and got his first victory in DTA 2021. Tomás De León, who was key coming from the bench, spoke with Basketball Total.
On the match, he commented: “It was a very tough game until the end. We had the advantage that they did not have the “tute” Martínez on the bass, and at times we knew how to take advantage of it. We were focused on the closing and we were able to take this match, which was vital for us”.
In closing, San Telmo’s attack went through looking for De León on the bass, who asserted his physical power. “I knew I had to attack the hoop to try to get a foul”, He commented.
Regarding the fundamentals to achieve victory, he said: “The key was to contain Cardozo, who is a key player for them. In addition, we had to contain the shots of Guillermo Souza, try not to shoot comfortably, and I think we succeeded”. In addition, he added: “We were strong until the end. We stuck together and that’s why we took the game”.
De León commented on how he sees the team facing the tournament: “I feel that we are re against competitive. If we propose we can play good basketball. We are a very tough team that will fight anyone”.
Finally, Tomás dedicated a few words to San Telmo and its people: “It is beautiful to have given them this game. San Telmo is a beautiful club. From the first moment they welcomed me with open arms, always with the best. The directive does everything so that we can practice in the best possible way. I am very happy to play here and to give this joy to the people”.