Iturbe: “Mexican fooball isn’t a step back in my career.”

Recently sold Juan Manuel Iturbe spoke to ABC Cardinal about his move to Mexican outfit Club Tijuana, here are his words:

“For about two months, there was contact with my agent. I had offers from Spain and Turkey, but (Club Tijuana manager) Coudet called me and told me from the start that he wanted me. Mexican football is very competitive, it is not a step backwards for my career.”

The Editor of, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including,, and ESPN.