10/03/2021 at 11:49 AM CEST
Osasuna consolidated his great form with a victory in extremis against Rayo Vallecano thanks to both Manu Sánchez, a footballer on loan from Atlético de Madrid who scored his first goal in the highest category in a way that he will never forget.
“It is a unique sensation. Score a goal in Primera, in El Sadar and in the last minute & mldr; It gives you an adrenaline rush and immense joy & rdquor ;, commented the 21-year-old, minutes after the match ended. Shortly before these statements to the club, the situation did not look very good for the Pamplona interests.
It seemed that those of Jagoba Arrasate signed the tables with the Madrid team, but their DNA prevented it. The rojillo coach left the entire left wing for the footballer in the hope that his mischief and good dribbling would give them depth on that side.
Since then and with ten minutes to go, Osasuna continued looking for the goal with more faith than football until in added time an action occurred that the left-back will always have in mind.
Veteran Cote received a low pass from the Serbian Darko. He controlled the ball before serving a goal to a Manu whom no one expected inside the area, but who the Macedonian goalkeeper will never forget Stole Dimitrievski.
The skillful number 39 launched himself on the plate, like the great finishers of this sport to put the finishing touch with a superb header in the 91st minute to an unforgettable day that was surely celebrated by his family and friends in style.
The 19,238 gorges rumbled the stands of the refurbished arena in what was the first home victory. The celebration of Sweep yourself, running aimlessly through the band, was picked up by various means. Madness and a state of happiness settled in Pamplona. Osasuna placed fifth with 14 points just three units behind the leader.
The truth is that the player has fallen on his feet in Pamplona. His last campaign in the Navarrese capital served as a great contact that made the rojillos leaders see that a new transfer would be beneficial for both parties.
This season he has started as a starter in six of the seven games he has been able to play to date.