The former Uruguayan striker
He assured that he imagines his compatriot
, scorer of Paris Saint-Germain, “as a reinforcement of Boca Juniors because he is an elite footballer”.
Forlán, now the coach of Peñarol, from Montevideo, argued that the Xeneize team would be a temptation for Cavani, 33, who shares the French club’s squad with Brazilian Neymar, Ángel Di María, Leandro Paredes, Mauro Icardi and local Kylian Mbappé. “It is a very heavy team, very important in America, which fights for the Argentine championship and the Copa Libertadores,” justified the owner of the Ballon d’Or of the 2010 South Africa World Cup.
Cachavacha acknowledged that “it would be difficult” for Cavani to arrive in La Boca, being in the prime of his sports career, because of the cost, since “there is no comparison with what he earns in Europe.” But he explained: ”
If Edinson looks at the professional side and not the financial side, maybe he sees it as a very big challenge
Instead, in the interview conducted in the program
How are you doing, Benedetto?
, from AM 1030, was more skeptical about the eventual arrival of Cavani himself and another compatriot, the Barcelona striker
, to Uruguayan soccer. “Without having spoken to them, I see it difficult for them to play again in Uruguay. Edi could go to Danubio, Nacional or Peñarol, but I don’t think so. And Luis I see it more difficult,” said the former Manchester United attacker, who coincided with both in that first world cup held in Africa.