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Mexican striker Henry Martín managed to make history and was included in the list of the 10 top scorers for Club América by scoring two goals against Atlético de San Luis, 1-3, during Matchday 7 of the Clausura 2023 of Liga MX.
As a result, The Aztec has scored 77 goals with the cream-blue shirt, this after arriving from Xolos de Tijuana in the Clausura 2018. It is for this reason that those born in Yucatan he surpassed Gonzalo Farfán, who was left with 76 annotations with the American team.
After joining Club América’s list of top scorers, Martin explained how proud he was to achieve this achievement, he also explained how the most important thing is to enjoy and hope that things turn out in the best possible way.
“A lot of pride. I don’t put pressure on myself when trying to reach anyone, I just work and if it’s good and if not, nothing happens,” Martín commented to at the end of the match held at the Alfonso Lastras Stadium.
“The important thing is to enjoy, I think that is what has made things turn out in the best way And if I score, it’s not just for me, it’s also for the team, because if it wasn’t for them I wouldn’t achieve anything”, added the cream-blue striker who was at the Qatar 2022 World Cup with the Mexico National Team.
Club América’s top 10 goalscorers
Against Martín, the forward has great elements with a large number of goals, which are: Carlos Hermosillo (93 goals), Carlos Reinoso (95), Salvador Cabanas (98), edward gonzalez (102), enrique borja (103), Jose Alves ‘Zague’ (106), Octavio Vial (148), Cuauhtemoc Blanco (153) and Luis Roberto Alves ‘Zague’ (190).
“I don’t think about that, I think about the game that follows, about the goals I have in the short term. The rest comes alone. As long as I am having fun, doing things in the best way, always thinking and putting the team forward, I think things will continue to turn out like this,” said the 30-year-old striker.
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