the scorer Henry Martin confirmed that he is on a roll by scoring another two goals in the away victory of Club América against Atlético San Luis on Tuesday 1-3.
Martín, 30 years old, and who only a year ago was on the starting ramp for Las Águilas, is currently the team captain after the departure of Guillermo Ochoa and on top of that with his two goals against San Luis he confirmed himself as the leading scorer of the Closing Tournament 2023 of the Liga MX.
Along with ‘Bomba’ Henry Martín, Paraguayan Diego Valdez scored for the second consecutive game, who, carrying the 10 on his back, had a good game at the Alfonso Lastras Ramírez Stadium.
The first of the goals from the Azulcrema striker came just at minute 10; left-handed resolved a good pass between the lines of Jonathan ‘Cabecita’ Rodríguezcornered and impossible to tackle for goalkeeper Marcelo Barovero.
And already in the second half, with some Águilas refusing to defend and playing completely on offense, Martín took advantage of an error by the local defense and from outside the area He nailed it to the right side of the goalkeeper for the final 1-3.
A true goal that made all the American fans present in the venue vibrate and the bench that went to celebrate with him in the corner.
With this result, América ranks third in the Clausura 2023 standings with 13 points. His next challenge is on Sunday, February 19, when he receives the Xolos de Tijuana of the newly named Miguel ‘Piojo’ Herrera at the Azteca Stadium.