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Balde's joy after his debut with Spain: "This is a dream for me"
Published:24/11/2022 - 00:13h
Updated:24/11/2022 - 00:13h
Alejandro Balde made his official debut for Spain in the beating against Costa Rica (7-0), coming on in the 64th minute, with the game resolved. The winger expressed his happiness for the victory, although he was also cautious about the future of the National Team
Luis Enrique gave the taste to do debut to Alejandro Balde in front of Costa Rica. The canterano of the FC Barcelona replaced to Jordi Alba, to the one who has won him the place in the beginning of season in the Barça to fault of 25 minutes and saw him very comfortable, taking advantage of the defensive fragility of the centroamericanos to collaborate in attack in a final stretch where The Red rounded the goleada with three so many more
"I am very happy. It is being this a dream for me, be in a World-wide with players of world-wide class. The míster now in the field has congratulated me by my debut and, for the moment, has not said me at all more", commented the player of 19 years after the party. Balde Participated in the played of the fifth Spanish goal, where Álvaro Morata collected a loose ball after the confined of the defender to assist to Gavi.
On the operation of the Selection, Álex explained the importance of the work of 'Struggle' to take out the best of the team. "Had the clear idea, the idea of Luis, from the beginning and have gone out to death. Like this it has seen in the result", detailed the Catalan. Spain dominated the party from beginning to end, reflecting his superiority in the marker with a historical result that serves, besides, to put fear to his rivals.
"Spain always is in the top of the selections, always are a candidate. But step by step. This first party has gone very well, but calmly", added Balde, the one who in spite of his youth has denoted this season an enormous maturity. He and Jordi Alba aim to occupy of the left side during the tournament after the injury of José Luis Gayà, incident that opened place in the announcement to the canternao culé.
Balde Wins his place in the Selection
Many criticised the decision of Luis Enrique to carry to Balde in place of Nacho, whose experience and capacity to play in any place of the defence planted him with a reliable option to replace to Gayà. However, Álex follows to the his and has given his first firm step with The Red, where aims to be a fixed in the announcements for the next decade, if it keeps his spectacular current projection.