When everything seemed to indicate that the meeting between Racing Club vs. Santa Fe Union would culminate in 2-1, Paul Guerrero appeared to settle the match, which was disputed within the framework of the date 8 of the Argentine Professional League. Thus, the ‘Predator’ scored his first target with the ‘Academy’ in the local tournament. Previously, he had already made his debut on the networks, in the match against San Martín Formosa, for the round of 16 of the Argentine Cup.
The action occurred in added minutes, exactly at 94 ‘. Fernando Gago’s team began a ferocious counterattack against a team from Santa Fe that was focused on attacking in search of equality. The ball fell towards the left wing, the area where Gabriel Hauche was, who faced the rival defender and gave the leather to the Peruvian striker.
Without thinking twice, Paolo Guerrero headed towards the rival goal and connected a splendid shot with his right foot to beat the fence of Santiago Mele, a goalkeeper who, despite the stretch, could not prevent the ball from slipping through his nets for the final 3-1.
Will Paolo Guerrero be called up to the Peruvian team?
Paul Guerrero He was the captain of the Peruvian team in the 2018 World Cup in Russia and in the South American qualifiers for Qatar 2022. However, in the last season, the 39-year-old attacker did not have much participation with his club, Avai from Brazil, nor with his new team, Racing de Avellaneda.
On this ‘Predator’ moment, Juan Maximo ReynosoDT of the ‘Bicolor’, clarified in a press conference that he sees a “constant evolution” in player. “Although he has played little, it is clear that he has a place in the Peruvian National Team and that will be completed when he has more minutes in his club and when we are sure that he can play a full game or, at least, 70 minutes. Sure, there will be an important option “he pointed.
In the same way, the national coach also recognized that Guerrero’s presence in the ‘Blanquirroja’ provides hierarchy, as he is the top scorer in the history of the national team. “He is a historic player, a benchmark and the captain of the Peruvian National Team. The best and most sensible thing for everyone is to respect his time so that he can meet again with that footballer that we all know“, held.
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