He had anticipated it: Rodrigo De Paul and all his happiness at the Maracana. Photo: Tato Pagano / AFA Press.
Gradually, Rodrigo DePaul has become a key part of the Argentina national team, the engine of the team on the pitch. For deployment, claw, touches and the great company with which it put together Leone Messi, You can’t miss it. And in addition to all those virtues, she also became in a kind of seer who anticipated the historic consecration of the Scaloneta in Brazil.
A year ago, on June 10, 2021, Argentina were preparing to play the Copa América and the manager was working out the details for the debut against Chile. And in the midst of anxiety and the desire to go out and defend the blue-white jersey, the guru Rodrigo, one of the banners of the renewal of the squad, He was encouraged to make a premonition in a video Nahuel Molina posted on his Instagram account.
De Paul scores Neymar in the Copa América final. AP.
Yes, that’s right, as if it were an everyday thing, beer in hand, the midfielder looked at the camera and shot with total ease: “I tell you, today, June 10, we will win the Copa América 2021 in Brazil and we will go down in history, for a lifetime”. And boy was he the right “Octopus De Paul”.
In the final, a game that put an end to 28 years of untitled drought, the Maracana ate, just like that. He was one of the great protagonists of the national team in the finalhe has always been close to Neymar and has won the vast majority of individual duels, raced, scored, collaborated in the gestation of the game, He took a formidable pass from behind the center of the field to generate the Argentine goal and also, in the end, showed himself with a Maradonian pass for Messi. and had his chance to score second.
Of Paul next to Messi. A luxury couple. EFE.
From the lime line inside, an absolute garment, for play and personalityas capable of getting on the podium of the performance as of talking to the referee, of crossing an opponent or of encouraging his teammates in the face of a mistake or asking him to continue in the same way after the 1-0.
De Paul with the Copa America. Photo: Tato Pagano / AFA Press.
Out, De Paul is a jodon guy, good vibes and who constantly promotes good team spirit ahead of the World Cup, the big goal. And the fans are already excited about a new phrase from the guru that fuels the huge dream of lifting the Cup in Qatar.
This was De Paul’s premonition