The futsal barca presented this Monday the three new faces for the 2022-23 season: the versatile wing Sergio Gonzalezthe young close Anthony Perez and the talented southpaw Juanjo Catela; that he arrived in January but could not play last season due to bureaucratic issues. Accompanied by Aureli Moremanager responsible for the section, and with the presence of the technician Jesus Velascothe manager of the section jordi torres and the management manager of the professional sections Xavier O’Callaghan in the press room, the three were ambitious with their arrival at the Palau.
“I am very happy to return home. I had to do my military service to return and I will give everything for this club and to achieve success together. I always thought of returning, it was my goal. Since I was little I wanted to play here, close to home and my family. I have signed for three years and hopefully it will be for many more years. Living abroad makes you grow and at a sporting level I am much more versatile and competitive”, he said Sergio Gonzalezwho could not hide his happiness at returning to Barça five years later.
“For me it is a pride to be here and to be part of this immense group, I really want to continue knowing everything that surrounds the club. I am 21 years old and my goal is to improve and help the team when it needs it. When I can contribute my granite of sand, to do it in the best possible way”, he sentenced for his part Anthony Perezwho recognized that carlos ortiz Y Sergio Lozano they are his references and that “they are always helping me and giving advice” to facilitate his adaptation.
Who is already adapted to the locker room is Catelawhich arrived at barca in January but could not play because he did not have the approval of the RFEF, and pointed out that these months without playing “have been complicated” and that he is eager to start competing.
“I present myself today, because that’s when I’m going to be able to start competing. Last season was very complicated. When everything happened to me and we had the first contacts, Barça called you and I wanted to come however I could even if I couldn’t play. The group He welcomed me very well, but when you go into the locker room, you train, you see that the team wins and you’re out, mentally it cost me a lot,” he explained. Catelawhich revealed that Velasco He is asking him to defend something that the footballer himself acknowledged “is what costs me the most”.
During the presentation of Sergio Gonzalez, Catela Y Anthony Perez, Aureli More recognized that the “three signings that come to consolidate the strategic plan of the section” and was convinced that they will be important pieces in the club to continue at the top.
“Last season was historic and the challenge of the season is to continue winning as many titles as possible and play the best futsal possible. We want to have the most competitive team possible, with people from home. This year we have to face important renewals” sentenced Aureli Moremanager responsible for futsal, who pointed out that “the budget is still intact, over five million”.