Club América's brilliant performance is reflected in the scoreboard, as they now beat Pachuca 3-0: Henry Martín was in charge of widening the lead.
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Goal by Henry Martín for the 3-0 of America vs. Pachuca. (Photo: Captura)
Club América is fully focused on making up ground in the Liga MX Opening Tournament and has achieved a great result so far during his visit to Pachuca, for the ninth date. Shortly after the end, striker Henry Martín appeared to inflate the nets and make it 3-0 partial in favor of the 'Eagles'.
The actions were approaching 75 minutes and those led by coach Fernando Ortiz started a low exit, which the Peruvian Pedro Aquino clarified with quality. The midfielder made a wall with Richard Sánchez and the Paraguayan quickly accelerated towards the opposite area, with space.
Surprisingly, the Pachuca defense did not exert much pressure and the América footballer had enough time to think about how to continue with the attack. After analyzing the panorama, the Guarani decided to send a cross to the penalty spot, taking advantage of the gap left by the 'Tuzos'.
The assistance de Sánchez was perfect for Henry Martín, who made a 'dove' and managed to inflate goalkeeper Oscar Ustari's nets, who could not do anything with his stretch. The annotation unleashed the joy of all the fans of the 'Águilas' who came to the stands of the Miguel Hidalgo Stadium.
¡¡¡G⚽⚽⚽L!!! Henry Martín marcó el tercero de las Águilas.
— Liga BBVA MX (@LigaBBVAMX) August 18, 2022
If the result is decreed, Club América will climb to fifth place in the Apertura Tournament, adding 13 points, and it is close to the qualifying zone for the quarterfinals; while Pachuca descends to the eighth box, with 12 units, which for now serve to enter the eighth playoffs.