Channels: ‘I’ve been colder than in my whole life’

Sergio Canales was once again one of the prominent in the ranks of the Real Betis, who on Monday night knew how to overcome the adverse conditions of the match in The Alcoraz, with a semi-icy field and temperatures of -7º, to take an important victory by 0-2 that keeps intact their chances of finishing the first round in the top seven. “I have been colder today than in my entire life,” explained the Cantabrian after the game.


“At halftime they gave us hot tea. We have also used heat packs, “he said. Channels, in statements to Cope’s Great Match, pointing out that “the field was frozen”, which is why they had to play with special cleated boots for hard surfaces.

In Huesca, Betis left their door to zero for the sixth time -in all the previous ones they managed to win- and won with goals from Mandi (77 ‘) and Sanabria (93’) in the final stages of a match that was Michel’s last at the head of the Alto Aragonese team, because minutes after the game the Madrid coach was dismissed.