The Chilean is on the list of players who played the most games in the successful “Muñeco” cycle.
Monday, November 14, 2022
Marcelo Gallardo closed his cycle in < strong>River Plate. After eight and a half years, 424 games and 14 titles, this Sunday he said goodbye to the “millionaires” with a 4-0 win over Manuel Pellegrini's Real Betis in Mendoza.
“It took more than eight years… I sincerely thank my entire team, with all the players, with all the managers who have sustained this process.
strong> I am never going to leave River Plate because it is my life. Thanks to all the fans for accompanying us on this trip”, he said after the duel.
This Monday, the journalist Diego Borinski< /em> made the list of the 122 players led by the “Doll”, including Paulo Díaz. Under the coach's tenure, he played 100 games and scored five goals, numbers that place him among the 20 footballers with the most appearances at this stage.
The Chilean is also the fifth foreigner with the most appearances under the tutelage of the former midfielder after Nicolás De la Cruz (176), Rafael Santos Borré (149), Rodrigo Mora (140) and Camilo Mayada (135).
Milton Casco (231), Leonardo Ponzio (213), Franco Armani (209), Enzo Pérez (197) and Jonathan Maidana (189) appear at the top of Marcelo Gallardo's cycle.
El listado completo de los 122 jugadores que disputaron al menos un partido oficial en River durante el ciclo Gallardo.
📌Casco, Ponzio y Armani, el podio de presencias.
📌Borré, Julián y Alario, los que más convirtieron.
📌Julián, el 1° en goles + asistencias
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— Diego Borinsky (@diegoborinsky) November 14, 2022