Marcos Rojo and his response to Marcelo Gallardo: “Since I've been here they have never won” | VIDEO

Marcos Rojo and his response to Marcelo Gallardo: “Since I've been here they have never won” | VIDEO

The Boca Juniors defender gave statements to the press after Boca Juniors' victory over River Plate at La Bombonera.

Marcos Rojo and his response to Marcelo Gallardo: “Since Ive been here they have never won” | VIDEO

Rojo was expelled in the mouth vs. River. (Photo: ESPN capture)

Boca Juniors defeated River Plate by a goal from Darío Benedetto at the Bombonera for matchday 18 of the Professional League. After that, Marcos Rojo sent a curious message to Marcelo Gallardo in statements to the press.

Before the victory of the 'xeneizes', Gallardo referred to what it means for them to play in the Bombonera: “The stages are changing, today it shows us different because we have different players. We feel comfortable going to their field, it stimulates us to play against their public. The last time we played with people was a long time ago and the desire to impose ourselves is what I feel. I see it in the players, wanting to face it this way.”

Consulted for the statements of River's coach, Marcos Rojo was blunt with his answer: We are calm. I don't know why they feel comfortable, since since I've been here they have never won. So we continue everything as normal”.

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In one of the attacks of the 'Millionaires', Marcos Rojo sought to clear the ball and ended up hitting Nicolás de la Cruz on the head.

There was only one minute left of the seven that referee Darío Herrera had added to the match and those led by Marcelo Gallardo did not stop pressing

In the last minutes, the millionaires They launched to tie with the xeneizes crouched in their field. Rojo was expelled at 96 for an infraction. In that free kick, the riverplatenses had the last chance, but Rossi turned off the alerts with a good intervention.