Kevin Quevedo does not step down from the Peru team

Kevin Quevedo does not step down from the Peru team: "It’s up to me to direct my career"

The young striker has just joined the ranks of Deportivo Garcilaso and spoke about the possibility of joining the Peru team.

New chance. Kevin Quevedo For many years he was considered one of the hopes of Peruvian football. The forward shone in the Alianza Lima jersey and made the leap abroad; However, his level started to drop and he was without a club until recently. To the surprise of many, Deportivo Garcilaso announced the signing of the 26-year-old footballer and he was very happy about this new challenge.

“I want to play this year and achieve the goals of the team. I want to be champion and give my hundred percent. I have to adapt, work hard and do my best in every game (…). The coach gave me the confidence and I use the possibilities to the maximum. Most of all I want to play, it’s up to me to direct my career,” he told Radio Ovacion.

Kevin Quevedo played for clubs like Alianza Lima, Melgar and Goias.  Photo: Deportivo Garcilaso.

Kevin Quevedo played for clubs like Alianza Lima, Melgar and Goias. Photo: Deportivo Garcilaso.

On the other hand, when asked about his possibilities of returning to the peruvian team, The winger didn’t rule out this alternative. Let’s remind that he should play some friendlies during Ricardo Gareca’s cycle.

“I have to work hard to get promoted to the national team. I want to progress and do my best on the pitch. My favorite goal is scoring,” he said.

Next game of Deportivo Garcilaso

Deportio Garcilaso has become one of the top cheerleaders in the 1st division, scoring 6 points in his first two appearances. On the sixth day of the competition, this Saturday, February 25, from 3:30 p.m. (Peruvian time), the residents of Cusco will face off against Atlético Grau.