Goalkeeper Óscar Jiménez had a great performance in the Leagues Cup against LAFC, where he was a factor in America’s victory, as he made great saves and kept zero on his goal during the 90 minutes of regular time; he then gave his team the victory in the penalty shootout by stopping Diego Palacios’ shot, before José Cifuentes flew in the final shot.
After this, the azulcrema fans were present on social networks to request that Jiménez be the starting goalkeeper of the team in Liga MX, above Guillermo Ochoa, since they consider that he has earned the position with this and other recent outstanding performances. , like the one he had in the friendly against Real Madrid.
“Another great game by Óscar Jiménez, yesterday he was very inspired, with a lot of confidence and on penalties provoking all the players so that they failed to collect. became a factor and this time the victory was achieved, ”wrote an eagle fan.
As if that were not enough, it is well known that Memo Ochoa is not a goalkeeper whose main quality is to stop penaltiesand now that Óscar Jiménez showed that he could give his team the victory in this way, the fans were even more noticeable.
The clamor reached such a degree that this Thursday Óscar Jiménez has been a trend on Twitter for several hours.
“I don’t know what Jiménez does on the bench, he contributes more than Ochoa, but they want him to go to the World Cup by the ball,” said another follower.
“Good match, Jiménez gives more confidence than Ochoa”, someone else commented.
The match played at the SoFi Stadium ended 6-5 in the penalty shootout, after a 0-0 in regular time and América won a great victory, beating a team with great stars, such as Carlos Vela, Gareth Bale and Giorgio Chiellini .
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