With his plays he allowed theArgentina to beat Uruguay. Lautaro Martinez he was the absolute protagonist of the challenge valid for the qualifications for the next World Championships. With a goal and an assist dragged his national team and when he was recalled to the bench (in the 65th minute, replaced by teammate Correa) he was overwhelmed by the warmth of the audience, which gave a real standing ovation. Once sitting next to the coach Scaloni, the Inter forward let himself go to a uninterrupted crying, immortalized by cameras.
Lautaro Martinez: “I was thinking about my family”
Martinez explained the reason for his emotion, in Press conference at the end of the challenge: “I remembered the sacrifices I made, my daughter and my family were present at the stadium and that’s why I got excited. My family always accompanies me -has continued – I am grateful for their closeness. The fans are happy now, we are proud and happy for what we are doing. We must continue on this path, with the same humility and sense of responsibility that have brought us this far “.