The moment of the definition of Boca's second goal.  Photo: MARCELO CARROLL - CLARIN

Exequiel Zeballos barely had two goals in the 35 games, 18 as a starter, who had played in Boca since his debut on November 29, 2020, against Newell’s (2-0 victory), for the Diego Maradona Cup, just four days after the Argentine star’s death. This Wednesday, before Tigre, He had a consecration partywith a double and a vital participation in the 3-1 in the Bombonera

“I’m very happy. I always say it, I try to take advantage of every opportunity to give my best for the team. Thank God I got the goals”commented the scorer, who added: “This is a day to day. As my old man says, you have to get up every day, thanking God and keep learning”.

Before the Matador moved both left and right and he did not hesitate to ensure that of the two goals, he kept the second: a great run that ended with a touch of the right cross before the exit of Gonzalo Marinelli.


The moment of the definition of Boca’s second goal. Photo: MARCELO CARROLL – CLARIN

The monkey, from Santiago de La Banda, born on April 24, 2002, had scored his first goal precisely against Central Córdoba from his province, in the 8-1 win at La Bombonera on December 11 last year. While the previous one he scored on March 2 of this year in the 4-1 against Central Córdoba, but from Rosario, for the Argentine Cup.

Ownership, of course, It gave him a lot more confidence than he had. Against the Matador he completed the seventh game in a row from the start, a situation that began precisely in the 2-0 against Tigre on May 7 in Victoria. Later, he was also from the start in the last two Libertadores games, against Corinthians (1-1) and Deportivo Cali (1-0). Now, in the last 11 days he played the fourth game in a row as a starter: 2-1 against Arsenal, 1-0 against Ferro, 0-1 with Central Córdoba and this 5-3 against Tigre.

The monkey He is happy and he shows it with his vital performances for Xeneize…

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