Club Sport Emelec’s luxury guest for the reenactment of Banco del Pacífico Capwell Stadium continues his pre-season training, and several of his players have shown their enthusiasm for the game on 8 February.
While New York City is preparing in Florida for the 2017 competitions, several have been the players who have attended the media and have referred to the meeting they will have before the Club Sport Emelec.
Andrea Pirlo and David Villa in previous days greeted the electorial fans, inviting everyone to be part of the stadium’s reinvigoration party. “Very excited
” said the Italian crack, while the Spaniard said he “will have a good time” in his stay in Ecuador.
Andrea Pirlo: “Estoy muy emocionado por ir a Ecuador a jugar contra Emelec” 👏⚡ pic.twitter.com/UfoqU5mIWz
— Club Sport Emelec (@CSEmelec) 24 de enero de 2017
Ronald Matarrita told a news conference: “It’s something exciting, I’ve never faced a team in Ecuador, so it will be very interesting. It will be a different football, and I think my expectation is the same as the expectation of group”.
The expectation of all those who make up New York City for being part of the reinvestment of the Banco del Pacífico Capwell Stadium is high. “We will try to make an excellent match against Emelec who is one of the best teams in Ecuador,” added Matarrita.
The same enthusiasm has shown US defender R. J. Allen, who said that everyone at the NYCFC are looking forward to the day of the game against Emelec.
Continuing with his remarks, R. Allen said, “We are traveling to a country with a different culture and a team with a different style of play, so it will be a great test to see where we are in this preseason.”
— Club Sport Emelec (@CSEmelec) 31 de enero de 2017