Santos Laguna goalkeeper Carlos Acevedo admitted he continues to dream a couple of transfer overseas, however highlighted the inherent difficulties that include the thought “we should be life like.”
Acevedo has been with the Liga MX membership for the whole thing of his skilled profession, standing as one of many crew’s biggest homegrown success tales.
He joined the academy on the age of 10, and although he was dropped twice, Acevedo returned every time with a brand new willpower to make the senior crew. The goalkeeper lastly broke into the Beneath-20 squad in 2015, earlier than happening to make the primary crew one yr later.
The Mexican nationwide crew determine now serves because the beginning goalkeeper underneath head coach Eduardo Fentanes, main the membership to an 8W-7L-11D document and 6 clear sheets in the course of the 2022 Clausura. His performances on and off the sphere additionally earned him the captain’s armband.
Although he stays dedicated to Santos, Acevedo longs for a higher problem.
“So long as I may give it an opportunity, it’s a dream of mine to have the ability to play in Europe, however we should be life like. Right now I’m in Santos, proud of what I’m experiencing and targeted on having a superb match, on being among the many first 4, similar to we did the earlier match,” he mentioned.
Acevedo not too long ago signed a contract extension with the Liga MX aspect, preserving him on the membership by 2027. But when a possibility got here round, he would take into account it.
“I must see an essential sports activities challenge. Perhaps I’d sacrifice an financial half to verify it is a critical and sports-driven challenge.”
For now, the goalkeeper will stay with Santos Laguna in Bilbao, Spain because the crew undergoes preseason coaching. The membership is about to be making ready for the Copa de Mexico match as effectively, a preseason competitors between eight Liga MX groups beginning on December 12.
The Liga MX switch window opens on January 4, whereas the 2023 Clausura kicks off on January 6.