Leonardo Gil was the figure in the 2-0 win What did you get Colo Colo against Everton on the 21st date of National Championship in the Monumental stadium. The midfielder assisted the first goal and was in charge of closing the scoring and is excited about the title, but at the same time, he keeps his feet on the ground.
“I am happy for the group that we continue to form, we knew how to control it, it opened with a stopped ball that we had not been converting much. Before we were not precise and the game was complicated, “Gil began after the game.
On the five-point advantage with their guards and that they have a solid Colo Colo at the top of the tournament, Gil was clear in expressing that “We have to think about the classic, it will be difficult. There is a long way to go, we go game after game, the tournament is difficult, anyone beats anyone, we have to be focused “.
Precisely, the mind of “Colo” is in what will be the next game against the Blues, a cast that made him his first Superclásico and highlighted his scoring power in the team.
“I never had the option to be among the scorers, yes in the assistants. I have less assists but I have added the goal to my game. I owe it to my teammates, when a team plays well everything is easier, we all have a chance to score, “he said.
Despite his high level, the Chilean team coach, Martín Lasarte, did not consider it for the recent triple date of the South American Qualifiers for the Qatar 2022 World Cup and when consulted by La Roja, Gil did not hide his desire to be part of the process.
“You always try to work to go to the Selection. I know there are great players who do it very well. You have to keep working, if the call comes, happy. If not, to stay the same “, the midfielder finished.