VCF - Cel


Valencia CF vs Celtic

Feb, 21 / 18:55 Matchday 8

Actualidad del Valencia C.F.
September, 09 2018

Rodrigo travels back in time with his goal

Thiago and Rodrigo studied at the same school in Rio de Janeiro and before traveling to Europe, they were already making deviltries with Flamengo

Rodrigo scored his third goal with the Spanish National Team in Wembley, This goal was the most special of all because of the intelligence in the unmarking, the good completion and the sincere hug with the assistant Thiago.It was like making a trip to the past, a magical and special moment for the striker.

Rodrigo remembers every time he is asked that ‘the fact of being able to reach this level with your great childhood friend is incredible. With 6 years we had the dream, but it is difficult to imagine’. The two were at the World Cup in Russia and are now focused on the UEFA Nations League that have started with a prestigious victory, with Rodrigo leading the team with a goal and an assist.

Rodrigo: "It was a good start for me and the team"

As soon as the match was over, the Valencia CF player attended the media, where he declared that he is ‘happy for the victory, because it is a complicated pitch against a great rival. We have overlapped his goal well’

This next Tuesday in Elche, the Valencia CF player  and José Gayà will play the second match of the group against Croatia.