Eric Acuña Coach of Selecta sub19 / La Selecta
The team, led by Eric Acuna, will face Panama in the final of the UNCAF Sub-19 tournament after beating Dominican Republic replica 3-1 in the final match of Group ‘B’ of the tournament in Honduras.
In a preview of the duel, the Women’s Select strategist said that “El Salvador deserves the championship” and will go out for the win.
“We have our first final in women’s football, we’ve already won silver and we’re aiming for gold. There’s no doubt about anyone. We’re going to leave everything on the field. El Salvador deserves it.” said.
“We came to play the tournament, we deserve to be where we are and we came to finish the last match in the most tangible way with all our hearts. And we’re here to win the gold medal, simply and simply, El Salvador deserves it,” he added.
Regarding Panama, Acuna said they will be tough rivals, but they will seek victory.
“A team that is organized and very tactical. They are in the final. They are one of the teams who have scored the most goals. They fight to win. I hope the championship is achieved. I hope so,” he claimed.
El Salvador will face Panama in the final of the UNCAF Sub-19 tournament this Saturday at 3pm.