Even with thousands of beats the thrill of the triumph of death, players Selection of Argentina U17 They had a clear mind to make a gesture that elevates as athletes and as people. After a 3-0 win in extra-time, qualified for the final round of the Sudamericano in Peru, footballers «Albiceleste» had to reassure their colleagues BrazilThat in the end, they were eliminated from the tournament.
After the judge signals the end of the meeting, delirium among Argentines who got to the decisive stage of the competition in one of the last n & # 39; EU decoupled. However, it was not all celebrations: there was also a time to show respect for the opponent.
Some of the young whose coach Pablo Aimar they came to the Brazilians, many of whom threw themselves on the floor, a sad and deserted to stay out of the competition. players such as Ignacio Fernandez, Matthias Palacios and Juan Sebastian Sforza ehey were captured by TV cameras consoling his rivals.
It was a touching gesture, but not surprising. From the very beginning of his leadership of the youth team, Aymar emphasized the importance of values education and training players, as an athlete, but above all, people.
"We try to (teach) without sermons and lectures for three hours, but to do and be. If you are friendly, surrounding the end, I was seen to be because when the other guys are our lost 3-0 and went, and met their opponents. Uruguayans guys, when they were to lose us some friendly, did the same, for which the party is always a friction or a fight. It is not clear that this has an impact on performance in this area, but also in life, and in the end they are the players two hours a day, the rest of the people"He said that DT few days ago, when asked about these directives, which are trying to lose young people with whom they work.
On Saturday night, U-17 got the last ticket final round Sudamericano, what is happening in Peru. National team fell to Uruguay in the opening, and then hit by Colombia in its second submission, and finally squeezed a draw against Paraguay in Brazil prior to the meeting.
Who played the first date of the final stage of the tournament on April 2 next Tuesday against the local PeruBrazil say goodbye to the competition, which has as a top winner of 12 titles & # 39; m still Argentina with 3, but still play in the category World, as host nation.
World Championship It will be held in the Brazilian lands between 2 and 24 November. It Sudamericano four tickets are distributed among the six members of the final round. It should be noted that Argentina was no assignment in India in 2017 and was eliminated in the first phase of Chile in 2015.