Monday , June 21 2021

Guillermo Ochoa, proud of his first 100 games from El Tri

Archer Guillermo Ochoa he played his first 100 games with Mexican selection in defeat (2-0) against ArgentinaIt was a bittersweet ceremony. On the one hand, I was excited about the achievement of such a sign, but on the other hand was a disappointment with the defeat against "Albiceleste".

"I'm happy and proud of this figure, it was not easy to get to it and enjoy it, when you're a football player, you dream about playing for your national team, and the 100 for each player is unique and I'm happy that I can to achieve this and I hope to add a lot more, "he said at the end of the match against Argentina.

Goalkeeper with Standard Liège He completed a hundred games under sticks and celebrated it his way, with his hands always looking for balls that tried to cut in their networks. He received two goals, but he avoided at least three more. He did what he could from his lair to avoid making even greater difference to Argentina.

The four-time world champion is the second goalkeeper who has achieved at least one hundred battles with El Tri. It's only for 129 Jorge Campos in the historical table in this category and if he played in four games, he played only two of them as a starter.

At the age of 33, he realizes that over time he may increase his number, but this time it is time to honor his brand, in addition to the defeat against "Albiceleste".

It was in 2005, in a friendly match with Hungary, when Ochoa made his debut with the national team. After 13 years he reached 100, of which 96 were the starter.

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