After that Johnny Herrera criticized Azul Azul's leadership for managing the club and the training area, rumors began to emerge for the possible departure of the goalkeeper and captain of the Universidad de Chile at the end of the year, despite the fact that his contract expires in December 2019.
However, the concessionaire's executive director, Pablo Silva, denied any speculation and confirmed that the goalkeeper will continue next season in the match.
"Given the series of publications and comments that came out in the press, the club will look for Johnny Herrera's departure, I want to deny it categorically"admitted the manager.
"Herrera is a player of the club, has a current contract for a year, and at no point has the club president and his board failed to analyze the possible departure of Johnny"he added.
Eventually, Silva added: "With this, we want to refute these rumors, which have absolutely no basis and which are redirecting us from our main goal, which is this week on Sunday."