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"Me?": Cristian Medina's reaction when Diego Martínez decided to take him out of the Superclásico after scoring the goal

2024-02-25T23:32:24.408Z

Highlights: Cristian Medina scored the tying goal for Boca against River in the Superclásico. The midfielder was surprisingly replaced by Diego Martínez just seven minutes after the goal. Nicolás Valentini entered his place to form a line of three defenders along with Nicolás Figal and Cristian Lema. Medina was incredulous when he saw the number 36 of his shirt in red on the illuminated sign. "Me?" the midfielder asked himself. But he couldn't change anything. The 1-1 was not going to be modified.


The midfielder was surprised by the coach's decision. But he couldn't change anything. He gave way to Valentini just seven minutes after scoring 1-1.


Cristian Medina

was one of the best footballers in the Superclásico, even when

River

dominated

Boca

and had its chances to make it 2-0.

And with the tying goal, a powerful shot after an overflow from the left by Lautaro Blanco, Medina emerged as one of the figures of the match.

However, he was surprisingly replaced by

Diego Martínez,

who took him off the field just seven minutes after the tying goal and when Xeneize was enjoying its best moment on the afternoon at the Monumental.

After his goal against River, Medina out: Valentini enters.



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In fact, this modification surprised even Medina himself, who was incredulous when he saw the number 36 of his shirt in red on the illuminated sign.

"Me?"

the midfielder asked himself.

Yes, it was him.

Nicolás Valentini entered his place to form a line of three defenders along with Nicolás Figal and Cristian Lema.

The 1-1 was not going to be modified.

Source: clarin

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