Mariano Bttolo and a wish … “I would like to come back but that depends on being loved”
“The one who bet on me was Osella,” said Mariano Bíttolo, the former Colón winger on that return to Primera in 2014, the author of a goal remembered against Ferro in the Centennial, with Mostaza Merlo as coach and shortly after the end.
Mariano Bíttolo, a Newell’s player and former Colón, spoke in La Tercera de Sol six years after the 2014 game where Colón was saved from direct descent with an agonizing goal from Alario. In this regard, the player expressed about that moment: “Today my friends from Santa Fe sent me the video when we went out on the pitch, we were all excited,” said the left-back, of good performance in the Sabalero team and who came from Vélez .
Bíttolo remarked that “at all times people accompanied the process” of that time when Colón, institutionally, was not doing well, but people found belonging to that team. In this regard, he said that “we have to be grateful when things are going well. The one who bet on me was Osella “, confessed his relationship with the former Sabalero coach, who resigned after a defeat against Argentinos Juniors, when there were four games remaining for the closing of the B Nacional tournament.
The defender was asked if Merlo’s arrival on the DT bench left him with anything, and he was surprised with the question: “Mustard Merlo is not a coach who has marked me,” he shot.
On the other hand, the defenseman praised the leper referent: “Maxi Rodríguez is an extremely simple person. It is the simplest thing there is and he loves Newell’s, ”he said, reflecting the player’s great sense of belonging to the institution.
Finally, Bíttolo was forceful when he said that “they never called me from Colón”, he acknowledged and added: “I always said that I would like to return to Colón, but it does not depend on me, but on whether they want me or not”, ended.