Former defender Roberto Sensini debuted with the Newell's jersey in 1986 where he played until 1989. After taking his first steps in the first division of Argentine soccer and having a great performance, he was called up to the national team.
"I met Diego in 1987 during training and the truth was that I couldn't believe it, he did things that none of us could" said Sensini who played with the Argentina National Team in the 1990 World Cup in Italy, where he was runner-up, United States 1994 and France 1998, both eliminated in the 8th final.
In dialogue with Hernán Castillo, he confessed "in the National Team, in addition to playing well, we were lucky and we were a strong group mentally. Losing the first game of the World Cup in Italy in 1990 was hard. Everyone thought we had to prepare the suitcase and in the end we were surprised. Beyond reaching the final, the truth was that it cost us a lot. "
Sensini's career is also marked by the title he achieved at Newells in 1988. Team where he was a coach between 2009 and 2011, qualifying for the Copa Libertadores and Sudamericana.