Wembley Stadium hosted this Wednesday the ‘Finalísima’ between Argentina e Italia, champions of America and Europe respectively, and who were measured in the English capital for the throne of world football. The Albiceleste won (0-3), with a leading player from the Atletico Madrid, Rodrigo de Paul.

The midfielder continued with his team the good level with which he finished the season as a rojiblanco. He was the starter, as always with Staircasescompleting a good match, being the leader of Argentina in midfield, where he commanded, ordered, defended and gave the team meaning to the game.

From Paul He had some important error in the exit of the ball, but in general lines, he was more than notable. He started the night looking too hard for his partner and friend Messi, and ended up letting go more with the rest. And exhausted.

Because the mattress player ran a lot. And in the 75th minute, the South American coach decided to replace him, to the applause of the thousands of Argentine fans who filled the Wembley stands.

Angel Strap He was the other Atlético footballer present in the Final, but he ran out of minutes. he didn’t play either Nehuen Perezwho has been on loan this season at Udinese.


Lautaro, with De Paul behind him, celebrates his goal at Wembley against Italy.

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Those who did have them were two future rojiblancos, Lautaro Martinez and Nahuel Molina. Both were starters, and the striker was one of the great protagonists of the night, scoring the first goal for the Albiceleste and assisting Of Maria In a second.

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