A: It’s a great challenge to come here. I think the club has potential to do big things. They are going to accomplish good things this season.
Q: How much did you know about Major League Soccer before you agreed to join Atlanta United?
A: I knew about it because my teammate from the Paraguayan national team, Nelson Valdez, played here. He told me about it. He said the league is growing every year.
Q: When you hear that 27,000 season tickets have been sold, what’s your impression?
A: It’s really beautiful that it’s happening. It’s really important for the city that the fans are going to be there supporting us during games.
Q: Have you been able to spend any time in Atlanta? If so, where did you go and what did you do?
A: When I came to sign the contract I stayed for five days. I didn’t have time to see much, but from what I did see I think my family and I will have a great time.
Q: Your family will join you?
A: My father, my mother and my girlfriend.
Q: Tell a little bit about yourself off the field? Favorite movies, TV shows, video games….
A: I’m a calm person. I like movies a lot, TV shows. I like playing soccer in my free time.
Q: What’s your favorite movie and TV show?
A: I like horror movies, dramas and action movies.
Q: Is there a particular player or team you are looking forward to playing this season?
A: Seattle. For Nelson.
Q: What happened with the rumored interest with Arsenal?
A: I don’t know. It could have been just rumors. But when Tata called I didn’t hesitate to say yes.