Although Los Lobos will continue to compete in Boom! the team will change starting on Wednesday. The group that has broken the Guinness record of consecutive victories in a television contest will suffer the relief of one of its components. The livestock José Pinto abandons the Antena 3 program for personal reasons, and on Tuesday 18 the last program in which he has participated will be broadcast. However, his departure will not mean the goodbye of the veteran group, which has been in the contest for 19 months, and on Wednesday Alberto Sanfrutos will join as a teammate of Valentín, Manu and Erundino.
Pinto's farewell reasons have not transcended, but his partner Manu Zapata hastened to reassure On twitter to the followers of the contest. "It's not serious, since you've asked several, it's hard and hard to say goodbye to a teammate after 19 months of fatigue, thanks for everything shared, we Los Lobos will miss you very much," he wrote. With his departure, José Pinto will take the proportional part that corresponds to the money accumulated by the team, a part of which was already delivered a few months ago.
Thank you very much to all those who have interested you #José. It is nothing serious, since you have asked several. It is hard and difficult to say goodbye to a partner after 19 months of fatigue. Thanks for everything shared. #The Wolves we are going to miss him a lot.
– Manu Zapata (@ ManuZapata73) December 12, 2018
In conversation with EL PAÍS last October, and asked about the possibility of leaving after such a long stay in the program, Pinto said that "if I were alone, maybe I would have considered abandoning, it is too much effort and a lot of fatigue, but how can I leave my colleagues hanging? ? " Now the circumstances have changed.
The new member of Los Lobos will also be known to fans of television contests. Alberto Sanfrutos is a retired teacher from Úbeda (Jaén) who shares past with his classmates in the contest To know and to win of La 2. Sanfrutos participated in the first season of the program presented by Jordi Hurtado, in 1997, where it was maintained for 75 programs. In the special for the 18th anniversary of To know and to win He returned as one of the most outstanding contestants in the history of the program.