Lautaro Martinez spoke about the Argentina national team and the 3-0 win.
Martinez started the match or Argentina and scored the third goal of the match in the 3-0 win against Uruguay. Speaking to the media after the match, here is what he had to say:
“The Copa America gave us a lot of strength to continue growing and to continue on the path we started: That of patience, that of the play and that of being protagonists. I believe on every pitch we play in, we will try to do that.”
“Beyond that Uruguay are a high class team, I believe we pressured, we played and we had the match that we wanted and we got the three points.
“We have had many matches where we played very good football for several minutes. I believe that today was very complete for the way we pressured the opponent. Now we have to continue working with a peace of mind for what is coming.
“We try to enjoy the time we are together, to give everything, to be responsible and to work to be prepared for what the coach asks.”
Regarding the fans:
“I think we have managed to get the people to join us, for them to be happy and for them wanting to see the national team. We feel that way and we are proud of that.”
He was also substituted off in the second half and was emotional on the bench:
“I thought of my family who were at the stadium, that’s why I got emotional. That is sacrifice, to leave many things aside. My family has always accompanied me and I always forever be grateful for that.”