Victor Ruiz, Valencia player of St. Gallen: “The match is very special for everyone” – Deportes COPE Valencia
The valencia club This afternoon’s dispute over his second pre-season game against St. Gallen (7:00 p.m. on GOL and VCF Media). These are from Gattuso They started on the right foot and left a good picture before Borussia Dortmund. Today, those from Mestalla will try to maintain the sensations against a less assured team, but with a competitive cadence because the league competition has already begun. Last weekend they lost to Servette 1-0 and this Saturday they play at home against Wintherther. That is why the match against FC Valencia will not be played in Kibbutenpark, but at Sportlang Bueschenwald in the Swiss town of Gosau.
St. Gallen is The oldest club in continental Europe. It was founded in 1879 and only UK clubs have more history than it. All these years, Valencia has already faced the Swiss team in the group stage of Europa League 2013-2014 with a 5-1 victory (Alcacer, Ricardo Costa, Canales and a double by Feed Cartabia) at Mestalla and 2-3 in Switzerland (the double of Beati and Canales). That version ended Che’s team one step away from the final, had it not been for Mbeya’s goal at Mestalla.
In the Swiss team, Valencia and Valencia play: David Ruiz. The player from L’Eliana arrived there in 2019 from Formentera. Happy and excited, he tells us about his foreign experience at COPE:
Experience in Switzerland
“It’s been very good. I’ve been here since January 2019. At first it was complicated by the weather and the language and now I’m very stable and very relaxed.”
The type of club St. Gallen in relation to Spain
“The levels are getting worse. It’s hard to compare. The past three years we were second in the league and twice in the cup. – We beat Athletic Club last season. We are young, happy and an ambitious team.”
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“I’m from Valencia. I’ve been fortunate enough to spend 13 years at the club, I’m just another Valencianista. I’m from L’Eliana and have always been a member of the Valencia club. Now my nephews are taking advantage of it, they are young and it makes them go a lot of illusion.”
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“It’s a prize to be able to face each other and to be able to meet old acquaintances. I shared the locker room with Gayà, Soler and Lato. And also with the people in the club who grew up below par: equipment guys, delegates like Rangel… “
What does the game mean for Switzerland?
“They know that Valencia is a very big club and it is very exciting that they have chosen this region in preparation for the season and I am sure the stadium will be full to enjoy the atmosphere and the team. It is very good for Switzerland and for St Gallen.”
David Ruiz is also the son-in-law of Roger Marti, a Levante player, and a great friend of Robert Ibanez.
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