He is the vice president of Boca Juniors and he is also one of the most ardent fans on the team. As such, he becomes sad with some stumbling block from ‘Xeneize’ and is also excited about the successes of his love chart. This Wednesday, Juan roman riquelme starred in a wild title celebration at the Argentina Cup.
After Eduardo Salvio’s goal in the penalty shoot-out, which meant the victory of ‘Xeneize’ over Talleres, Riquelme was caught in one of the boxes at the Estadio Único in Santiago del Estero waving his arms and singing like one more fan. The former footballer stole everyone’s attention for it.
“Now I’m a fan,” Riquelme replied very happy when he saw himself on the screen while giving an interview for the TyC Sports network. “As a player, I didn’t celebrate, I walked. Walking on the court and seeing the fan celebrate, I was already there”He added.
Another glass for the showcase
Boca Juniors became champion of the Argentine Cup by beating Talleres 5-4 in the penalty shootout, after equaling 0-0 in the 90 minutes of the final played this Wednesday.
For Boca, it was his fourth crowning in the Argentine Cup, after the titles won in 1969, 2012 and 2015, and at the same time, the fifteenth national cup of his rich record, and it is also the first title for the new coach Sebastián Battaglia.
Salvio scored the last penalty for the victory of ‘Xeneize’, while goalkeeper Agustín Rossi saved the decisive penalty from Héctor Fértoli.
Before some 30,000 spectators who attended the very final in Santiago del Estero, Talleres and Boca staged a meeting of less than discreet level, with very few arrivals to the areas, and a more consistent performance by the Cordoba team, while the ‘Xeneize’ it depended almost exclusively on sporadic societies.
With information from AFP.
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