Mario Salas came to Colo Colo with a clear idea: rejuvenating campus to be able to calculate the intensity that he likes to impose in the game for 90 minutes. Is that the Cacique team One of the most experienced of the National Championships and one of the highest in the average age.
Esteban Paredes (38 years), Jaime Valdés (37), Agustín Orión (37), Jorge Valdivia (35), Juan Manuel Insaurralde (34), Julio Barroso (33) and Carlos Carmona (31) they are the oldest players of the squad and who took the most from the campaign during 2018.
The player's experience made headlines for 2019 with the Commander. For the same, The coach tries to combine young promises to strengthen the team. Juan Carlos Gaete, 22, is the first amplifier of Albos.
The striker came from Cobresal and his promising future convinced Salas, that in the list of reinforcements for Cacique only have names that do not exceed 30 years. Besides that, the only ones within the age limit were Panamanians Gabriel Torres.
On the other hand, Peru is promising Marcos López (19) who plays for Sporting Cristal This is one of DT's requests. Others who were interested in Monumental were Venezuelans Eduard Bello (23) and Yeferson Soteldo (21); besides leaflets Leonardo Valencia (27) and Pablo Galdames (21).
The last one that appears on the horizon is Argentina Elngel González (24), better known as Speedy because of its speed. Trans-Andean is a teasing name at Colo Colo and that is why they started a relationship with Godoy Cruz, the owner of his pass card club.
For the Commander, it is very important to maintain the most experienced players from young players, so that they must make the wear needed for each commitment and not present physical problems in a year.
The same line that is owned Marcelo Espina, because in the creation of a technical secretary where he works in monitoring players, nothing exceeds 30 years.
At Colo Colo, they want fresh air in 2019.