Fernando Gago affirms that the Chivas locker room was hurt after elimination against América – La Opinión

Fernando Gago affirms that the Chivas locker room was hurt after elimination against América – La Opinión



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Chivas beat América 3-2, but was eliminated in the round of 16 of the Concacaf Champions League, although for Fernando Gago this is the path that the Sacred Flock must follow.

Chivas dreamed of a comeback against the Águilas at the Azteca Stadium, but they fell short. Gago explained that he liked what he saw and recognizes that they fell short, but they will continue to insist.

“Yes, I liked the game, it’s the way we could have had it. We played a good game, We had to go look for a goal and that’s how it was. Unfortunately it wasn’t enough for us, we had two mismatches, but we kept insisting, that’s what’s important about the team,” added Gago, with a serious expression about the elimination.

The coach of the Sacred Flock commented that the team leaves very hurt because there was hope, but that it will serve as a guide to face what is coming during the rest of the Liga MX championship.

“We were excited and that’s why we are leaving very hurt. I noticed the locker room hurt, but knowing that today’s way of playing is the way to follow. We have to continue with the same mentality, we have to rest and work to recover the physical, mental and football part for the local tournament.”

It should be noted that América and Chivas will face each other again this Saturday in the Liga MX for date 12 of the Clausura Tournament.

Guadalajara needs to add three points after losing the last two rounds and dropping to ninth place in the standings.

André Jardine highlights the strengths of América to win the series against Chivas

Brazilian André Jardine, coach of América, Mexican soccer champion, This Wednesday he highlighted the mental strength of his team to eliminate Guadalajara in the round of 16 of the Concacaf Champions League.

“We celebrate the classification because they are 180-minute games and overall we came out well; Losing by two goals, we managed to control the game and showed that we are mentally strong against Chivas of impressive intensity,” said the coach after his team lost the second leg 2-3.

“There is talk that America is getting too big, but it is not like that. Those ghosts are over. Today, they canceled us in the first half, but we changed for the better in the second half, we were more dominant and we generate goal situations. We don’t like defeat, but in the end we managed to advance.”

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