ANDhe Monbus Obradoiro kept his word and withdrew number 14, which already hangs at the top of the Multiusos Fontes do Sar in tribute to Tonecho Lorenzo, who was an Obradoirista player for seven seasons, in addition to four as assistant coach, three as head of quarry and one as a press officer.
“I did not expect. This is a surprise in the sense that back then, in 1970, You did not expect that in 2020 we would be celebrating the fiftieth anniversary and that they would pay me this tribute, “said Tonecho.
The entity chaired by Raúl López recognizes Tonecho as “one of those people who represent what was, what is and what will be the Obradoiro”That is why he will pay tribute to him in the run-up to this Saturday’s match against UCAM Murcia.
“I am a little ashamed of these things. I prefer to be playing in front of 5,000 people. I always say that this withdrawal is deserved by more people, as much or more than me, because this is a collective sport in which the group must be rewarded,” he said Tonecho.