The midfielder is very close to being a first team player
After securing his stay in the highest category of Spanish football, the Celtic RC focuses on the next season and specifically on the future of Gabriel Veiga. The Celtic midfielder and youth squad player has already had touches with the main squad, and Coudet He has a high opinion of him as a good player.
The boy played the last 20 minutes in the rout of Galician club in front of Alaves this weekend. With this victory, the Celt team secured one more season in LaLiga Santander. However, the tie Villarreal CF against Sevilla FC, he left them without the opportunity to reach a place in an international competition.
Coudet already has plans with Gabri Veiga in Celta’s first team
The first thing the Argentine coach will do with regard to the Celt youth squad is to promote him to the first team for the following season. Once there, he will assign him his new role and his new demarcation, since the midfielder has played his last games as inside left, precisely in the position occupied by Denis Suárez.
At the end of the match against Alavés, Chacho Coudet shared a few words at the press conference regarding the midfielder from Pontevedra. “The other day I was talking to him, and the way we play is where he feels most comfortable. He can do it quietly on the sides, but where he is most comfortable is there. I asked him and he told me that there, in the interior left”.
Gabri Veiga’s numbers that earned him a place in Celta’s first team
This season is being one of the best for Gabri Veiga, since they made him reach the first team. To date, the midfielder has accumulated 2,211 minutes spread over 37 games, of which 4 have been in LaLiga Santander, 3 in the Copa del Rey and the rest in the RFEF First Division. The Galician midfielder has not been able to score in the gold league, but in the bronze he already has 9 goals.
His commitment and dedication have given him Coudet to give him a chance in the first team, and the boy has taken advantage of it. Veiga hopes to have more minutes in these last three games of the season, and start off on the right foot next season. If he continues like this, he will not only have a place in the first team, but he could get a place in the starting lineup.