Alexander Garnachothe 18-year-old from Madrid who Argentina has ‘swept’ Spainhas become the big revelation of the Manchester United this season.
The up-and-coming Spanish-Argentine footballer, who came to defend the Spain shirt in the lower categorieshe opted for the option of defending the albiceleste.
Grenache, what injured his right ankle against Southamptonhe will not be able to make his debut for Argentina in the next friendlies against Panama and Curaçao.
“It’s hard to put into words how I feel right now. I’m disappointed to have missed the opportunity to be with my teammates from the Argentina national team, in what would have been a great moment of pride for me and my family” , explained the Madrid man, who signed for Manchester United from Atlético de Madrid.
Bernard Romeocoordinator of Argentina’s youth teams, explained the words reproduced by the newspaper ‘ole’ that Alejandro Garnacho “had been called by the coordinator of the Spanish national teams”.
“Alejandro Garnacho was very clear, he told me that he replied out of respect, but he has decided to play for Argentina,” Romeo explained.
Romero is clear that Alejandro Garnacho, born in Spain and mother of Argentina, “is very convinced of playing for the Argentina national team. You enter the house and you have all the photos with Messi”.