Julian Alvarez He is making steady progress in his career. The Calchin native became Manchester City’s big bet in the last transfer window, after shining at River Plate and earning a spot in Lionel Scoloni’s consideration for defending the Argentine shirt.
as after your first weeks CitizenAnd before joining the tour of the United States national team, Spider recorded a video for the English club’s social network in which he offered some confessions, such as what he took so as not to miss, the players who played him. What surprised most, was his link and internal competition with Pep Guardiola.
“I am happy, a lot of people in the club have treated me well. Manchester seemed to be a very nice, quiet city. I am with my family and slowly I got to know the city. I have so far I liked what I saw,” he began his story. Although he quickly added.I brought mate and alphajor. Those things. I didn’t know what I was going to find. A new world for me to come to Europe. He only played with Argentina. He treated me well, which surprised me. I am happy and comfortable.”
Alvarez revealed that his first internship at City was close to Rodri and Bernando Silva, as they both speak Spanish. “He helped me a lot. He guided me and gave me advice, he knows the club”, he underlined. Another coach to follow in his footsteps was Pep Guardiola: “During this he helped me a lot in adaptation, he advises me. He’s always improving me. And I’m always available to do whatever you want and learn things. I am happy with how the entire coaching staff treated me.”
Regarding his sensibilities in training, he described which footballers were the ones that surprised him the most: “There are many players, they all play with great quality and hierarchy. The first day I told my family that I was surprised by the controls and movements in small spaces, by (Alke) Gundogan and Kevin (De Bruyne). Playing with the best players in the world, now in the city and first with the national team, you learn a lot not only by watching, but also by sharing the playing field.”
“All the teams have internal, healthy competition. It’s always good to compete against the best in the world, the best in your position. You learn, you grow a lot. I’m here to give those things”, said Julian, who shares the offensive zone with footballers like Erling Haaland, Riyad Mahrez or Jack Grealish. “The main thing was to get the job done, because I didn’t Knew what I was going to find. I want to be available to be a substitute and be able to help the team. and win all possible titles”, he concluded.
Other excellent Julian Alvarez quotes:
“There’s a lot of hierarchies, it’s studied more. They analyze opponents a lot. But physically I felt good, I adapted quickly. Even in football, it was difficult for me until the first few days when until I found out how it was here”.
“I am personally happy because it was my first official match and my first goal. But the result made them bitter as we wanted to win to start the season well.