Panucci, during a party training to the selection of Albania


Panucci, about the COVID-19 crisis: "Football has to go to hell"

Published:23/03/2020 - 22:13h

Updated:23/03/2020 - 22:13h

Former Madrid player Christian Panucci spoke about the crisis caused by the coronavirus. The Italian was very forceful and assured that soccer is the least important given the seriousness of the situation

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The footballers and the ex footballers have joined in the fight against the coronavirus and are contributing his granite of sand for concienciar to the society. The governments of a lot of parts of the world have recommended that it do not go out of each and the majority of players try to exert his condition of public figure to give example. The last in speaking on this crisis that is azotando to the world has been the ex madridista Christian Panucci.

The Italian, already ex seleccionador of Albania, spoke with 'Irradiate Mark' especially what is sucediendo. The COVID-19 is azotando especially to Spain and Italy in Europe, two countries that for the ex defender are special. The ex of the Real Madrid or of the Rome was very conclusive in his statements and ensured that, with all what is happening, the football has happened to a flat second and is the health the only that it has to matter.

"When there is a virus that is killing to so many people the think in going back to train is the milk. That the football go to take by sack right now", espetó. These words come to the fact that in Italy there are clubs that already are programming trainings for this week or the one who comes. The Naples, for example, had decided to restart the trainings this Wednesday. At the end, the social pressure has forced to the napolitanos to suspend them indefinitely.

Siguendo This thread, Panucci explained that, although it was complicated for the majority, the ideal these next weeks is to not to move of house. The one of Savona spoke from the point of view of Italy, that finds in a still worse situation that the one of Spain. "In Italy is living a drama and especially have a lot of uncertainty of not knowing when will finish. I know that it is complicated but the most intelligent is to remain home", signalled.

Panucci Remembered the figure of Lorenzo Sanz

The ex footballer also wanted to remember the figure of Lorenzo Sanz, that died recently by fault of the coronavirus. The ex right-handed side regretted the demise of the president that brought him to the Real Madrid. "The goodbye of Lorenzo Sanz has been very hard because presidents there are many, but no people like him. I agree me that in Amsterdam, when we win the seventh Glass of Europe, he was the happiest of the world", admitted.

Finally, Panucci explained an anecdote with Sanz when it spoke with him so that fichase by the white group. It seems that the ex president promised him a rise of wage if it showed to have level to play in the Madrid. "Lorenzo Sanz said me that in the first 6 months went to earn the same that in the Milan, but if it showed to be footballer for the Real Madrid would improve me the agreement. At the end like this it did it", it finalised.

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