Club and Canarian player have sealed the renovation of the exterior, which arrived in August of last year to, in principle, cover temporary losses and which would end up staying the entire season.
One of the “veterans”, despite her youth (29 years), who has been very important, like the rest of her colleagues, at certain moments of a long, successful and tough season. In addition to obtaining good numbers (7 points, 2 rebounds and 2 assists in twenty minutes of play in the League), Las Palmas has finished off a great season finale, which has earned her the call from the Spanish National Team to prepare the Eurobasket.
After traveling through half of Europe and returning to Spain, once again, to Perfumerías Avenida, Leo is now committed to stability in Salamanca, which will be his home again in the next season.
Leo Rodríguez: “I am comfortable and I feel at home”
Satisfaction is the dominant note after the renovation for Leo, “I am very happy, my return to Spain after a few years of experience in Europe could not have been better and to be able to return to what was already my home”. After her first stage, the Canarian has not hesitated to continue in this project, “I really like this concept of the club’s family, the fans… I have not forgotten that they bet on me when I finished university, this was where I started playing Euroleague and it meant a lot. I’m comfortable and I feel at home, as long as I can help, I’ll be here ”. Something fundamental for her, stability, “every year we pack, stability is very important and you feel rooted and part of a project.” In reviewing the season, Rodríguez recognizes the importance of the cohesion of the workforce, “the group’s pineapple has been key and the pandemic has helped, we have spent a lot of quality time together and we have created unity and trust. The human level is incredible ”. Everything, to achieve an exceptional year: “the season has been unforgettable, I could not ask for more: Super Cup, the Euroleague losing only one game and the icing on the cake with the League. The group has been united and we have all been important ”“ I ask to continue with that identity and work, and that it take us far ”.