Imanol Alguacil, technician of the Real society, was happy this Saturday after winning the Copa del Rey by beating 1-0 to Athletic Bilbao in the final, declaring himself “proud to make history” in the first Basque final of the centenary tournament. He left a more than emotional moment in the post-match press conference.
“I am very happy, super proud of this Royal Society and of making history”, Said Alguacil, at the press conference after the match with which the Real won the second Copa del Rey in its history.
The Real Sociedad coach affirmed that the credit goes to “the players I have, I have helped a little bit, this is their credit, I have been lucky enough to be in the right place at the right time”.
“From the beginning, the usual Real Sociedad has been seen, brave in the pressure, controlling the ball, “said Alguacil, noting that” those last eight minutes of extension have become eternal”.
“I was calm because I saw the team well, but we know that Athletic is a team that squeezes until the end and that it is dangerous when it puts balls into the area”Explained Sheriff.
Asked about the penalty that Mikel Oyarzabal transformed to give his team victory, Alguacil assured that “he was very calm because he is Mikel and Mikel always appears on big occasions.”
“I think we had a great game and we were just deserving of the Cup”Said the Sheriff, who ended the press conference wearing a shirt of his team.
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