Gajic: I’ll try to be as good as Mario Fernandez
MOSCOW, June 17 – CSKA Moscow defender Milan Gajic said that he would try to play in the army football club as well as Mario Fernandez played.
On Friday, CSKA signed a contract with Gajic. The agreement with the 26-year-old player runs until 2025. Fernandez has been playing for CSKA since 2012, in May the football player announced that he would suspend his playing career at the end of the 2021/22 season.
“I know Mario (Fernandez), he is a club legend and a great player. But everything is the way it is. Life goes on, the players in the team change. I know how much he did for the club. I will try to repeat it. I will try to be like that as good as he is, but it will take time. First I want to get used to the team. I will do the best that I can. That’s all I can say. I will do my best, “said Gajic, who quotes the official Telegram channel of CSKA.
“I heard that we have similar surnames with Adolfo Gaych. I don’t know him, but I heard about it. So I added the letter “m” to the form. Just to distinguish us. It’s a funny fact,” the player added .
Adolfo Gaich moved to CSKA Moscow in August 2020 from San Lorenzo for 8.5 million euros. As part of the army, the Argentine played 19 matches and scored one goal. In the summer of 2021, CSKA loaned the striker to the Spanish Segunda club Huesca, where he played 27 matches and scored one goal.