Mexican nationwide crew gamers are again in full power.
The previous weekend noticed a number of El Tri figures confront one another in league matches, elevating the stakes. In the Eredivisie, Edson Alvarez and Jorge Sanchez represented Ajax in opposition to Santiago Gimenez’s Feyenoord, whereas in La Liga, Cesar Montes and Espanyol confronted Andres Guardado’s Real Betis.
But it was the Serie A match between Salernitana and Napoli that made historical past for Mexicans overseas, as Guillermo Ochoa and Chucky Lozano stood as the primary two El Tri gamers to compete in opposition to each other within the Italian league.
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Feyenoord hosted rivals Ajax on the De Kuip Stadium, seeing Santiago Gimenez tackle Jorge Sanchez and Edson Alvarez.
Sanchez and Alvarez kicked off for Ajax, forming an integral a part of Alfred Schreuder’s backline, whereas Gimenez got here off the bench within the 74th minute so as to add to Feyenoord’s assault.
Alvarez served as a center-back this time round, switching it up from his standard central midfield place. The participant insisted he feels comfy in both place, giving Ajax the much-needed flexibility given the restricted roster.
Gimenez had a stellar change late within the second half, beating Alvarez contained in the field, however in the end the sport resulted in a 1-1 draw as targets from Igor Paixão and Davy Klaassen canceled one another out.
Erick Gutierrez is rapidly turning into a staple of PSV’s midfield below supervisor Ruud van Nistelrooy.
The participant turned a power to be reckoned with in opposition to Vitesse, finishing 88% of his passes, profitable 6/8 aerial duels, and managing one shot on aim. His efforts impressed the 1-0 victory to propel the crew to second on the Eredivisie desk.
Guillermo Ochoa’s Salernitana hosted Hirving ‘Chucky’ Lozano’s Napoli on the Stadio Arechi on Saturday, marking the primary confrontation between two El Tri figures in Serie A.
Despite his greatest efforts, Ochoa conceded two targets nevertheless it may’ve simply been 4 had he not managed two glorious saves within the second half.
Chucky, alternatively, performed a backseat function within the match on the proper wing. He managed two pictures and a 76% passing accuracy earlier than being subbed off within the 86th minute.
Raul Jimenez is slowly working his manner again into Wolves’ beginning 11 below supervisor Julen Lopetegui. The Mexican nationwide crew participant kicked off in opposition to Manchester City, earlier than being subbed out for the second half.
Orbelin Pineda additionally began for AEK Athens in opposition to Ionikos within the Greek Super League, inspiring the crew to a 2-1 victory. He’s turn into a vital a part of Athen’s success, recording one aim and one help previously 10 days.
Cesar Montes began for Espanyol in opposition to Andres Guardado’s Real Betis. He’s rapidly gained momentum within the La Liga crew, since becoming a member of this previous switch window from Liga MX’s Rayados de Monterrey.