The Pumas UNAM team continues to prepare for the start of the 2021 Apertura Tournament. The auriazules know that the illusions on the part of the fans are wide due to the long-awaited title that they have been denied. That is why they will put all the meat on the grill to start the contest that is about to start with the right foot. For now, here we present you the latest news about the university club.
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? WE HAVE A CAPTAIN
Everything seems to indicate that Alfredo Talavera was chosen by the players to be the captain during the next tournament. ?
Nicolás Freire will wear the badge while Talavera is in the Gold Cup with the Mexican National Team. pic.twitter.com/Q7Z2VNzGiK
– Puma Footprint (@PumaHuella) July 7, 2021
With the departure of the player Juan Pablo Vigón to the Tigres UANL team, the new captain of the feline team will be the goalkeeper Alfredo Talavera. A year after his arrival at the Puma team, the native of La Barca, Jalisco, was able to gain confidence and immediately established himself with the title. Now he will be the leader of the club and will wear the captaincy’s armband, which he is not unaware of, since in his passage through Toluca he also carried that responsibility.
Pumas UNAM is interested in Fernando Beltrán, a Mexican soccer player from CD Guadalajara. ?? ⚽️ pic.twitter.com/fzJJGvGsve
– Draft Liga MX (@DraftFutMX) July 6, 2021
On the other hand, André Lillini and his coaching staff continue to study what would be their next reinforcements to face the coming semester. Although it is true that they are going through a difficult economic time, they will seek to throw the house out the window to get the services of the Chivas del Guadalajara player Fernando Beltran.
The ‘Nene’ does not finish convincing the coach Víctor Manuel Vucetich, so he is one of the transferable and they would not look down on his departure to another institution. According to information from the sports newspaper Récord, the negotiations between the two directives have begun, with the intention of reaching a successful conclusion and ending up sealing the signing.
Player Kevin Castañeda celebrates a goal with Toluca. / Jam Media / Getty Images
Already entered the subject of possible signings, another of the names that sounded in the whole of Ciudad Universitaria was that of Kevin Castaneda, extreme of the Red Devils of Toluca. The 21-year-old youth turned in the auriazul orbit to take the place of Captain Juan Pablo Vigón, however, and according to the first reports, the possible hiring has dropped, since Toluca did not finish giving output to his ‘jewel’, which has a market value of 1 million dollars.
? OUT OF DOUBTS? https://t.co/rG7MsfllPO
Why was Andrés Iniestra at Cantera? What will happen to your future? Is there already an explanation ?? https://t.co/rG7MsfllPO pic.twitter.com/CQLk3Ws3ku
– Give Blue and Gold (@DaleAzulyOro) July 5, 2021
A few days ago, an old acquaintance of the fans made himself felt. Football player Andres Iniestra, who left a tournament ago to defend the colors of the Braves de Juárez, this after not entering into plans with the club, he was seen in the university quarry. It was through his social networks where he shared a story with a photo of the Pumas training place. After this publication, immediately the rumors by netizens were immediate, indicating that he could be back at the club. Although this idea is somewhat remote, because it still has a contract with the border until December.