Juan Reynoso is one of the few technicians Peruvians who have achieved triumphs in foreign teams. Last year, the former coach of Universitario brought out champion Blue Cross, who had been more than 23 years without obtaining any title. This achievement earned him to be considered as one of the 20 best technicians of 2021 by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS). For this reason, his word is always taken into account by those who are in the world of football.
Recently, in an interview with Ovación radio, the coach of 52 referred to Peruvian soccer players abroad. The Cement Machine coach indicated that although the good performances of some compatriots have opened the door for others, he feels that it is not entirely complete.
“If we had another flavor, it would be easier to ‘sell a little more smoke.’ But the Peruvians have won things abroad and those are the things to congratulate. In other media that part is heard, which is not normal in Peru,” he said.
In this same line, Juan Maximo Reynoso He specified that Peruvian soccer is well seen by Mexicans, which is why some of our compatriots have managed to play in Liga MX such as Raúl Ruidíaz (Monarcas Morelia), Pedro Aquino (América), Anderson Santamaría (Atlas), Yoshimar Yotún ( Blue Cross), among others.
“Getting the countrymen excited is hard; Peruvian soccer is a market that Mexicans turn to look at here. One wants the national team to do well, for the players to be export material and the more they come, that will allow us to continue in better teams”, he explained.
Peruvian national team
Continuing with Peruvian soccer, the former FBC coach Melgar spoke about the Peruvian team and what it lacks in these Qatar 2022 Qualifiers. Reynoso, tranquility will be essential if you want to get a ticket to the next World Cup event.
“The best thing is whenever Ricardo (Gareca) and the players can be calm, and for that the environment must also help. It is a time to give the working group peace of mind and go game by game”, he assured.