Marcelinho ‘ great joy’ with Valencia late win in Copa del Rey
Marcelinho Toral was ecstatic with the late win over Getafe in the Copa del Rey with Valencia CF overturning a 1-0 defeat in the first leg to win 3-1 with Rodrigo’s hattrick with a double in stoppage time.
Getafe had started on the right foot with Nemanja Maksimovic setting up Jorge Molina for a shot on the edge of the box in the first minute but Rodrigo equalised on the hour to give Los Che some hope and equalised in the second minute of stoppage and third minute of added time to win 3-2 on aggregate.
“I think there was more than enough of the end, for some it was happiness and for others, of frustration, I would have liked there to have been a different outcome, but it has been like that: we are the just winners and those who take the satisfaction to continue in the Cup, “said Marcelino after getting into semifinals.
“It gives me great joy because of the way it was produced, it is a great pride to lead this team, we suffered a lot, but we insisted, we persevered and we succeeded, the team fit in at minute 1, but then we went for them The match, despite the voided goal, we kept insisting and in the end the pass came by risking a lot, ” He added
“In those difficult moments we have remained united, which is why I want to thank this fans that took us away, today we showed that we wanted to win, now we are two games away from a final, last year we eliminated Barça and we were the doors of the final, to see if we have more luck this year and the fifth is the winner, “he concluded.