Laia Codina it’s back. The 21-year-old defense has returned with more desire and strength than ever after being operated by the Doctor Ramon Cugat her injury to the patellar cartilage in her right knee that has kept her out for four months. “I really wanted to be discharged. It has not been easy but it has been a long learning process both personally and professionally. I am sure that I will come out stronger from this one ”, she points out to Mundo Deportivo.
The Barça this year is betting by the quarry with decision. Thus, we have discovered Jana Fernández, Bruna Vilamala, Ariadna Mingueza, Gemma Font… “It is clear that Lluís -Cortés– has a lot to do with this. It is something that the club always asks for and there Lluís it has never been wrinkled. A lot of work is being done from below and we have shown that when we are given the opportunity, we respond well. There is a lot of future in the farmhouse. They have been breaking stone for many years and it is a very important leap ”.
The defense understands that “there is a lot of competition in this team, but they all make this maximum requirement allow us to perform at our best level and be the Barça that we are”. And they add that “we always seek excellence because that is how we win titles” .
The Champions is a title that this season seems closer than ever, even more so with the elimination of Olympique de Lyon in charge of PSG. Laia can’t help daydreaming: “The Champions League is very exciting, they want to make history. We are not going to hide that we want to win it ”, sentence.
This culé player would never have imagined to the core that one day she would receive the call from the club of her life. It was at the age of 14 when he was playing in the modest Cassà (Girona), in a children’s team, when they offered him training at La Masia. “It was a totally unexpected moment. I was in a very small club like Cassà and one day the coach told me that Barça was calling me to train and I, as a culé of all my life, had an immense joy and enthusiasm, which are still alive. This club is my home and I am very grateful ”, she says.
Laia he was then looking at Carles puyoHe, his great reference on and off the field, although also in Mapi Leon, with whom you share a position, and in Alexia putellas “For the leadership it gives off.”
Her talent has led her to be the new image of the Puma brand and to be tempted by various clubs to go on loan, although she has always preferred to succeed at Barça. He combines soccer with a career in Journalism and lives so close to the Camp Nou that he always has his car parked there.
At home in Campllong They make their own milk, which he gives to his wardrobe mates whenever he goes. Crack details.