In full preseason of Sporting Cristal, it was known that thirteen players from the heavenly club tested positive for COVID-19. A little over two weeks before the start of League 1 Betsson there is great concern within the La Florida club about how the players will evolve and see if they will make their debut against Cusco FC. Jorge Soto He spoke about it and indicated that they will be fine until January 23.
The ‘Camel’ Soto He declared at a press conference, through Cristal TV, that training has not been suspended. “Those infected are fine, most are asymptomatic. Healthy kids are training well in person. For now, we hope that the weekend with the new tests can be negative and little by little they can join the practices next week “ beginning.
“We are going to get there quite well, we still have time. We had been working for Zoom for several days before doing it in person. The physical and technical part is being worked well, so we will arrive in the best way ”, he added that they have been working in a great way in all aspects.
Finally, Jorge Soto He mentioned that the youngsters who have made it to the first team have been training very hard. “The boys are showing that they can play at Cristal. They are training well, everyone is doing a hard job. Young people are performing at their best. We know how difficult the year will be, but we hope to be able to fight for the championship and play a good role in the Copa Libertadores “ concluded.