Written by Fabiola Montoya.
San José, July 22, 2021 (elmundo.cr) – Marinelis Oporta is one of the key pieces in the puzzle of Wílmer ‘Pato’ López. She is never absent from a starting lineup and is one of the players who starts the team.
She plays midfielder five or central when some of her teammates are not available. It is characterized by a fast coverage game and a good footing when it comes to playing.
Midfielder Marilenis Oporta renewed her contract for two more years with Liga Deportiva Alajuelense, the footballer expressed feeling happy and assured to take advantage of the opportunities her career is offering her.
“Since the institution opened the doors for me, I always wanted to get titles, we already have one and now that I’m going to be two more years in the team I hope to get others,” said the soccer player.
And he also added that “who does not develop as a footballer in these facilities has no where, I think we are in the best facilities in the country and they are perfect for training.”
Regarding the work done, Oporta added that she is always attentive to work where the team or coaching staff requests it, she added that she always tries to contribute for the good of the group and adapt to the position that the teacher requests.
I play against Herediano. The player considers that the team must win this Friday night to continue consolidating at the top of the table, and points out that the red and yellow will try to take the three points to cut distances after the loss of the last game against Dimas Escazú.
He added that as a team they know that it is a difficult game and that they have worked during the week to play a good game.
“Obtaining the title helped us to be united and focused on what we have to do, the idea of the teacher is clear to us.
“We have taken advantage of the game system that the coaching staff wants, we have clear ideas, we know how to take advantage of each player, the teacher knows us well and he knows how to study us in the game and we understand it,” said the footballer.
Oporta has experience in the national championship, played in teams like Liberia, San Carlos, Escazú, UCR, Moravia and Sporting.
Alajuelense is the leader of the current championship with a perfect mark, has nine points and hopes to assert his home this Friday at 7:00 pm