José Rodríguez, was presented with Fuenlabrada: «I've had a bad run, but it is in the past»
Loaned without a permanent transfer option until the end of the season to the Madrid club, the midfielder wanted to wipe the slate clean after not having been registered with Málaga.
A new opportunity comes up for José Rodríguez after not being able to play the last few months since he was not registered due to the penalty imposed by LaLiga to Malaga CF because of mentioned entity’s economic problems. The Alicante midfielder ended up in Fuenlabrada as a loan and without a permanent transfer option until the end of the current season (having a contract with Malaga until 2022) but being able to compete again.
After an entire first round living in the shade, José Rodríguez returned to be a protagonist in a public appearance coinciding with his presentation as a new signing of the Madrid club. Being questioned about the experience of the last months in Malaga, he wanted to wipe the slate clean: «This is what I want the most, I had a bad time, but that’s in past. Now I want to focus on the matches and nothing else, I have the trust of the mister what in my opinion is one of the most important things ».
The Alicante player, who leaves the club having in mind his return, told us the reason because he finally decided to accept the proposal of Fuenlabrada. “I needed the love the club gave me, after months of suffering I needed what they gave me and that's why I decided for Fuenlabrada” he said.
He’s feeling ready to debut this week, despite having been away almost five months from the league games, José Rodríguez always trained at the same level as the rest of his teammates in Malaga: «I am prepared to contribute from next Sunday, I have spoken to the coach and told him that I am available, I have not had any injuries and I am training the hardest I can, I also want to get in touch with my feel on the field since I have not played for months and I do not know what to expect, but I can assure you that I’m feeling good at the trainings and I'm capable of playing the whole game if necessary, ”he concluded.