Juande: “I’ve been working for this day for many years”

The homegrown central defender, who made his official debut with Málaga CF in the victory against SD Ponferradina, appeared in the mixed zone: “It’s an immense joy”, he stated.


14/01/2020 23:45

Debut and victory

“From an individual aspect, I’m happy with my performance, Collectively, we kept a clean sheet and obtained a win to help to move us up the table”.


“The circumstances that have occurred helped me to make my debut today, as well as the confidence the coach has shown in me. I’m thrilled”.

Sergio Pellicer

“He’s a very demanding coach, but also very approachable. I’ve been working with him for many years, I know him and his style of play very well. I like this coach a lot. I’m very pleased”.

Pairing with Luis Hernández

“Playing alongside Luis Hernández is very easy. He’s an incredible professional. I’m so used to seeing him on television, so it’s a dream to play alongside him. He makes things very easy for me. He helped me during the game, as did all his teammates”.

Debut with dedication

“It’s an immense joy. I’ve been working for this day for many years. It’s an honour to see the fans pushing the team on to victory. It’s also lovely to see your family in the stands, the people who love you enjoying it as much as me”.

Early goal

“The goal allowed us to start off on the right foot and motivate the team. It helped us to remain focused throughout the game and give our all”.

Family and friends

“I thank my family, and my girlfriend and her family. Also, all of my friends who have always supported me. This day is for all of them. They’ve always been there, through the good times and the bad”.

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