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Castillejo on competing for a starting spot

Wed 09 December 2020 | 14:06

The Milan winger revealed that he has no problem with competing for a spot on the team.

AC Milan

player,

Samuel Castillejo

, admitted that competing for a starting spot with his teammate,

Alexis Saelemaekers

, is causing him no trouble since it can help him

“grow”

.

The winger, who scored their winning goal against

Sampdoria

, said:

"It was not the best pre-season for me, especially for physical problems,” Castillejo said at a press conference.”

“Now I feel good, ready to help the team. I’m happy because these goals make you feel better.”

The 25-year old is expected to take over Saelemaekers position in the team’s starting XI when they face their final

Europa League

opponent in the group stage,

Sparta Prague

.

"We are Milan, there is competition. It’s all about having strong players, it definitely makes you grow more. There’s no bigger game than the next one, so we are focused on tomorrow. We are doing something important, we want to achieve our goals.”

"There is competition, there are excellent players. We are all available for the coach. Tomorrow they would want to beat us because we are Milan.”


source: SportMob

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