Goodbye, Cruz Azul: Orbelín Pineda travels to Spain in search of the European dream


The Mexican international Orbelín Pineda traveled to Vigo this morning to close his signing for him Celtic, with which he will play the second round of LaLiga Santander after finishing his stage in Blue Cross.

It is a leap that God has given me. I had that foresight in my career and it’s my turn now. I’m going to look for a dream”He told reporters at the airport.

Orbelín believes that he can still give “much more” in Balaídos, where he will meet again with his compatriot Néstor Araujo, whom he knows from the national team: “I’ve talked to him since the first day I knew he was going there. I have asked him and he has told me that they have treated him in a very good way. Now it’s my turn to experiment and give my best”.

The midfielder could make his LaLiga debut next Wednesday 19 against Osasuna, when the competition is resumed after the dispute of the Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia.

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