A tough loss for University in the middle of the preseason. Coach Gregorio Pérez will undergo surgery for a health problem. This was confirmed by the administrator of the cream club, Jean Ferrari, through his social networks.
“By this means I send a lot of strength to our technical director, Professor Gregorio Pérez, who has had a health mishap, will have a surgical intervention and in the next few days we will surely have it with the same strength that characterizes him, let’s go up, Goyo”he wrote on his Twitter account.
In the same way, the fans of the ‘U’ expressed speedy recovery for the Uruguayan coach who still does not know when he will take command of the team again. “Forces, professor”, “Soon we will have it back”, “Rest, you deserve it”, “Everything will be fine”, were some of the messages.
Gregorio Pérez returned to the technical direction of Universitario at the beginning of September of last year. Since then, he has led eight matches and lost only one. The coach managed to classify the ‘U’ to phase 2 of the Copa Libertadores and will face Barcelona from Guayaquil or Montevideo Wanderers from Uruguay.
Urruti on Gregorio Pérez: “If he arrived 5 games before we could have reached the final”
Luis Urruti, who renewed his contract with the Sports University for all of 2022, pointed out that the team could reach the final if Gregorio Pérez arrived earlier. “Capable, that if he arrived 5 games before we could have reached the final of the championship”, declared the soccer player for GOLPERU.
“But, it’s over, the important thing is that we leave a good image. Before Gregorio we were ninth in the annual table and with no chances of being in South America and now look where we are, the previous phase of the Libertadores was a nice prize “added.