Whom? The woman who makes history in the final of the Copa del Rey

This Saturday the final of the Copa del Rey Come in Athletic Bilbao vs Real society And it will not only go down in history as the match that defined a champion a year later since it should be remembered that the match corresponds to the 2020 edition; also has another historical seasoning that has to do with a woman, the first to be an assistant referee in a final of said competition.

His name is Guadalupe Porras “I hope that one day you do not look at who is in the band,” said the woman for local media. She was a Puebla player in 2003, she entered the Extremadura Referees Committee and has served in different categories. A symbol of perseverance and dedication that motivates hundreds of women around the world who dream of seeing new opportunities in the beautiful game. This time, he will do it at the end of the Copa del Rey.

The other protagonists

«I see the team very well. Quiet with all the normality possible. The team worked well in the break and I look at the game with optimism. We are looking forward to playing the game. We are prepared “, commented Marcelino Garcia in the previous of the commitment. The team arrives as champion of the Spanish Super Cup and in the middle of the month they will play against Barcelona in the final of the 2021 edition of the Copa del Rey.

“A few months ago we were able to lift the Super Cup here and that brings us good feelings. We are looking forward to playing that final. People are very excited about lifting the Cup many years later, but that does not detract us from doing things well and expressing what we have done these days, “added Marcelino García in the previous match against Real Sociedad.

For his part, Illarramendi, player of the Real society He expressed his feelings: «I am seeing the calm team. I think we have worked well during the week, with laughs as always and we are prepared. It has been a normal week, although it is a different game, the important thing is that we face it calmly. I think that the team has progressed in recent years, that we have shown that we have become a great team.

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