Pepe Reina has confessed at Cope that he believes the coronavirus has passed: “This past week, it was my turn to pass the bug. It has been a different week, of taking precautions not to infect the people who live with me. Here tests are not done unless you are very bad. Speaking with the doctors, the symptoms I have had have been from it, without official confirmation of it but everything pointed to it ”, he assured from England, where he continues to play in the Premier.
He has learned what to do: “Everything happens by being good citizens and respecting the rules. The stricter we are, the sooner everything will happen. Everything happens by staying at home, making this confinement very severe and this has to happen. critical situation comes out much more united and strengthened. “
So he doesn’t care if there is football or not: “Football takes a back seat. I don’t care much, really. Everyone’s well-being goes above anything else. I don’t know if we’ll play again this season. than being cautious when talking about dates or deadlines. I understand that there are financial interests and a lot at stake, but as in any other sector “For him it only makes sense to return if it is with the public:” There is no sense in playing without an audience. ” have to enjoy. We feel more fulfilled with people. Beyond that, whatever is healthier and safer will be done. “
He does not hide that being a footballer with money makes everything easier: “We are very privileged people. We have a big house with a garden. I think of the people who live in a 70m2 apartment with three children and for me they are people who are throwing a lot of balls at him ”.