After the Blanco y Negro board approved the hiring of Marcelo Moreno Martins, everything seemed well under way to realize his long-awaited arrival in Colo Colo. However, during the last hours this did not prosper and in Brazil there were already indications that the possibility of falling.
This was confirmed a few moments ago by Cruzeiro through its official website, where they report that they retained the Bolivian forward after a meeting they held on Tuesday, in which they finally rejected the Cacique’s offer.
They add that the player will fulfill his contract and that he is getting ready to play against Vitoria this Wednesday, where they will continue fighting not to be relegated to Serie C of Brazilian football. In addition, they added a statement from the 34-year-old striker.
“I would like to reaffirm the commitment I have with the Cruzeiro fans, with Cruzeiro and say that I will stay at the Club. I spoke with the president, the board of directors and the technical committee and we decided on my permanence. We know that this is a time when the Cruzeiro is present. Needing and we will continue together “confirmed Moreno Martins.
Despite the fact that there was a principle of agreement with the albos, the meeting with the club’s president, Sergio Santos and his coach, Vanderlei Luxemburg, were key to ensuring the continuity of one of their maximum references.
In this way, the arrival of the Bolivian scorer falls. While in Black and White they will be launched to activate their plan B and thus bring the center forward that Gustavo Quinteros has asked for so much.