Although the joy of having won the Copa Libertadores Superfinal still invades the River World, the boss of the players and the technical team need to be cold, since the next goal is coming: the World Cup Clubs.
With Marcelo Gallardo as the main ideologist, The millionaire squad arrived in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday morning, after leaving Tuesday at noon (afternoon, Spain) on a charter flight. The intention of the coach was to avoid the scales normally made by the airlines in this class of flights.
After seven hours of travel, the Argentine team arrived on December 12, when the Club World Cup will begin with a meeting between New Zealand's Wellington team and Al Ain (local team).
From Abu Dhabi airport they were by land to Al Ain and are already staying at the Hili Rayhann Hotel.
Núñez will train at the Tahnoun Bid Mohammed Stadium, in front of the Shock Tuesday 18 (at 13:30) between the winner of the match and Hope of Tunisia.
The following day, they will travel, again by land, to Abu Dhabi to stay at the Shangri-La Hotel and practice at Armed Forces Camp. If he wins, in the final he will face Real Madrid by Santiago Solari (on the other side of the draw are the Kashima Antlers of Japan and Chivas de Guadalajara). On Saturday, December 22, at 1:30 p.m., the big setting is scheduled.
River team to play the World Cup Clubs:
River Road at the Club World Cup: