Coach Fernando Ortiz considers that having thrashed Toluca at home 3-0 at the Azteca Stadium represents a boost for the squad, which has not been going through a good time.
In the post-match press conference, the Argentine Fernando Ortiz, interim coach of América, celebrated the local victory -after five months- and his club’s thrashing of Toluca 3×0 this Sunday .
In his opinion, this result represents a mental boost to face the rest of the Clausura 2022 Tournament and seek to get into the Liga MX group , while continuing to occupy the last places in the general classification.
The azulcrema crushed, not only on the scoreboard with goals from Roger Martínez (7), Diego Valdés (15) and Alejandro Zendejas (18), but also in the rhythm of the game Toluca and returned the joy to the millions of fans who has the club throughout Mexico, the United States and the scattered in the rest of the world.
“We know the reality we live in, that’s why we needed to win, there was no other option; today we were able to do it for more goals, but it doesn’t matter, we had to win at home and that was the most important thing to seek classification”, added Ortiz.
For the Argentine strategist, the result is not the product of chance but of important work carried out in recent training sessions.
Likewise, he also referred to the decision of the Eagles board to leave him in office until the end of the current tournament: “It was already a dream to lead America is one of the satisfactions I have, I thank the people who had me confidence and now I don’t think beyond the next game”.
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