Ezequiel 'Chimy' Ávila in a match of Osasuna in LaLiga


'Chimy' Ávila, possible substitute of Suárez, praises the "monster" Leo Messi

Published:13/01/2020 - 20:13h

Updated:13/01/2020 - 20:14h

Barça looks in the transfer market in case it needs to sign a substitute for Luis Suarez in January, and one player on his list would be 'Chimy' Ávila. The Osasuna striker praised Leo Messi when he was asked about LaLiga's top scorer

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The market of signings of winter has to the FC Barcelona like protagonist, and already have burst the rumours on the relief of Luis Suárez. The Uruguayan went through the operating theatre to correct a problem in his right knee, but what estimated like a drop of some weeks has finish turning into an absence of around four months. In the Camp Nou studies the possibility to hire a temporary spare for the nine, and are many the names that would be in the list.

One of which has sounded to cover to the of Jump is Ezequiel 'Chimy' Ávila, that has turned into disclosure in LaLiga. After a promising cession to the Huesca, Osasuna decided to give the step and arrived to an agreement with Saint Lorenzo, a bet that the tip has recompensado with an excellent start in the championship of the regularity. When it was questioned by his possible battle by the Pichichi, the Argentinian elogió to one of his rivals, his compatriot Leo Messi.

"Noooo, is impossible to reach to the monster that, je. It is of another planet! I am very happy with being here, litigating between the first. I think that it is a reward to the work and to the sacrifice, but also thanks to my mates. In LaLiga are all monsters. Today I have at the side to which saw in the TV or had in the figuritas... Never I thought in crossing them, is of crazy", explained in an interview conceded to the newspaper Olé.

The atante of 25 years, also of Rosario, is competing with forwards of the size of the own Messi and Suárez and also of Karim Benzema, and ensured that it is prepared in case his performance ends in a call of the selection: "Ojalá give me . I do not know if it is near but I know that I have to follow like this, doing the things well. Argentina has extraordinary players and have to prepare me very well in case it touches me".

With nine goals and three assistances in 18 days, -by 13 and 11 so many of the two barcelonistas and 12 of the 'merengue'-, Ávila already has called the attention of several clubs, although it warned that it is totally engaged with the navarros and that does not think in possible offers: "I am four years old more than agreement here and my head is in the salvation. I try to enjoy and not thinking so much in the future for no desenfocarme".

The Barça has to decide if index card or no in January

Although it is clear that options do not go him to be missing, the Barça has to decide if index card in January or if, by against, surpasses his challenges without reinforcements. The Catalans have the titles in sight in LaLiga, the Champions and the Glass of Rey, but lose to a reference like Luis Suárez has opened the debate. In the weeks to come there will be official answers, and no descartan surprises in a Camp Nou with a very moved environment.

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