The Argentine soccer player Ezequiel Avila was included by the coach of the Spain team, Luis De la Fuente, in his first preliminary list of summoned.
The forward is going through a great moment playing for Osasuna, where so far in the tournament he has scored seven goals and provided two assists.
Before making the leap to Europe, “Chimy” Avila was in Tiro Federal and San Lorenzo. Huesca, also in Spain, was the first club on the Old Continent and then joined its current team.
“I’m very happy to be on the pre-list. You have to let the coach decide. I continue with my work every day, I don’t despair and if it’s my turn I’ll be very proud to go defend,” said the 29-year-old attacker. years.
“I always say that I will defend it with my soul and life (Spanish shirt). It is the country that sheltered me and that my family feels happy and learned to live without fear here and I am a very grateful person,” he continued.
The Spanish nationalized Rosario made the inferiors in Boca and has already been in Europe for six years. It was in Osasuna where he performed best: he played 85 games, scored 22 goals and made five assists.
The technical director of Spain still has a few days to present the final list for the matches on March 25 and 28, where the Spanish will face Norway and Scotland, for the qualification to Eurocopa 2024, instances in which Avila could be present.