"I said no to Real Madrid because I wanted to be in Boca all my life," revealed Rojitas


"I said no to Real Madrid because I wanted to be in Boca all my life," revealed Rojitas 5

Ángel Clemente Rojas better known as " Rojitas ", is considered one of the greatest idols in the history of Boca . There he played between 1963 and 1973 and obtained five titles. In the last hours, he revealed that he was tempted by Real Madrid but rejected the offer for his love of "Xeneize".
" Boca is everything to me because he gave me everything in my life. We had nothing and I remember that my mother washed clothes for the neighbors to earn some money," explained the former striker, now with 75 years.
In this sense, he related the story of his not to "Merengue". "I remember that we went to play a tour to Morocco and in the tournament we ended up playing the final with Real Madrid . I was lucky to make two goals to win the match," he explained. in dialogue with TyC Sports.
 
 
 
"Later we went with Rattín for a walk, we went to bed at 6 and at 8:30 he went to look for Armando (Alberto J, president of the club between 1960 and 1980) to ask me if I wanted to play in Real Madrid because they wanted to buy me. And I answered no, that I wanted to spend my whole life in Boca . Then I started to think, I told him that not to Real Madrid and I couldn't believe it, "he said.
Finally, Rojitas defined: " Boca is my home. It is the best. There are people who would pay everything they have to play a game in Bombonera and I was lucky to do it for a long time, to score goals, there is even a monument of mine in the stadium that I never thought they would do to me … That moment was one of the happiest in my life. "

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