Dybala: Working with Mourinho is easy and I don’t want to miss the chance to play in the World Cup
The Argentine international, Paulo Dybala, player for the Italian team, Roma, spoke about the reason for joining the ranks of his country, despite suffering from an injury with his club during the current period, and he said in statements to the Argentine network “ESPN”: “When the World Cup comes, you always want to go to the national team, I didn’t want to miss it, we are all working to go to the World Cup, and then the coach makes the list.”
Dybala added: “On Sunday I felt a little tired, I felt I was not 100% and the doctors knew that, it was necessary to skip the match rather than miss a month, they understood fortunately, and the results of the tests went well.” He touched on his decision to join the Argentina camp despite his physical fears.
Dybala continued: “As an Argentine, there is always the allure of wanting to go to the World Cup. Personally, I will work in the same way, and give everything with my team to the coach to see me and be able to count on me.”
The former Juventus striker commented on whether he feels more important now that he is in Rome: “Yes, the last few years at Juventus have not been easy, the change has benefited me, Mourinho called me and within a few minutes I decided. Just like they did last year.”
Dybala stressed: “Being a hero in such a team helps me a lot. The fans’ welcome? It was unusual, when you enter the stadium with your teammates, I was there alone, it’s never happened to me before.”
Dybala said: “Roma fans are similar to the Argentine fans in terms of passion, they have a beautiful madness, I feel this affection, for them Roma comes before family. They live football as we do.”
Dybala revealed an interesting interaction with Mourinho during his last season with Juventus: “In Rome with Juventus we were winning 4-3 and the coach pushed me away. Find out what happens after the renewal at Juventus.”
Paulo Dybala confirmed: “When he called me the first time, he asked me if I remember that moment and I said: Of course, how can I forget. It was an honor, then he said: “Well, now you have to do it for me, he called me also in the following days and it was from Easy decision making.
Dybala continued his talk about Mourinho: “Working with him is easy, I talk to him about everything, he knows all the players, from the elite to the third series, he has a group of people who work very well. Everyone is the same way.”
And the Argentine star confirmed: “Sometimes he can give a different picture of what you see on the field, and then I also saw him angry, I am very happy in Rome, when you are happy it is easier.”
Discussing the goal he scored against Italy and his preparations for the next World Cup, Dybala said: “A great moment, I had a few minutes and scored. We all go to give our best in the national team, and always hope to score.”
Dybala said: “A very beautiful moment for me, my teammates were crowned in a great match, we could have won more goals, this call-up works to sort out the latest details of the World Cup, we hope to reach our best.”