Lucas Pratto arrived at River at the beginning of 2018 as the most expensive purchase in the club’s history. In December 2020 and after three intense years, the Bear emigrated on loan to Feyenoord in the Netherlands and in the middle of the year – while he was recovering from an injury – he ended his time at the Millionaire. Not even the most optimistic would imagine that Pratto would be the cheapest purchase in history, that the Bear was going to score two goals against Boca in the Copa Libertadores finals and that he would get into the heart of the River fan.
Pratto has a place in the golden pages of the rich history of the Núñez club, although the two goals against Boca in the 2018 Libertadores finals were decisive for that to happen, also his dedication, sacrifice and other important goals made that is possible. El Oso participated in the 90-second challenge of youtuber Ezzequiel and spoke highly of Marcelo Gallardo: “Gallardo is the best manager in Argentine soccer. The River de Gallardo would beat Boca de Bianchi ”.
“I am not satisfied with the way I left River, I would like to have another stage at the club”, assured Lucas Pratto regarding the way to get away from Núñez’s club and then chose his best moment as a soccer player: “My greatest achievement as a footballer was winning the Copa Libertadores”. Finally, he also made it clear that there is a club he would never go to, even though he already played there early in his career: “I would never go to Boca”.
Your best partner
Lucas Pratto chose with which player he got on better on the court and was one of his teammates in the Biggest: “My best partner on the court was Nacho Fernández.” It should be noted that at present the Bear is finishing recovering from a fracture in his ankle and he does so in Vélez, a club where he left a great memory. For his part, Nacho Fernández left Núñez to go to Atlético Mineiro.