Pusinator, the nickname that Lucas Pusineri has in Tucumán. (Photo: Atlético Tucumán Press)
“pusinatore” was the curious nickname it was given Luca Pussini via the official Twitter account of Atletico Tucumánafter the great 1-0 win against Central Córdoba, which consolidates it at the top of the championship. Said nickname couldn’t be better since, with his arrival on the bench, the Dean hasn’t stopped annihilating rivals as if it were that film starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.
In just 19 direct matches, the former Independiente has managed to win the love of Tucuman fans, who are already encouraged to give him affectionate nicknames. But what did she do to make her love him like this? Win eight of the 13 games played in the current tournament and also reach the top spot on the leaderboard after one League Cup where Atlético Tucumán had finished 11 out of 14 in their area.
The dean has eight wins in thirteen games. (Photo: Atlético Tucumán Press)
The rebirth of the Dean could not be explained in any way without mentioning the name of Lucas Pusineri. With his style of play, based on defensive rigidity and verticality in attack, he managed to empower each of his players and make them really competitive.
After the victory, Pusineri spoke