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Guillermo Ochoa not only did he manage to keep his bow on zero against Pumas in the Quarterfinals of the Apertura 2021 first leg, as it also he was one of the most requested players by the fans at the exit of América from Ciudad Universitaria.
But it was the detail that Memo had with Gerardo Galindo’s son, head of the Sports Intelligence Area of Pumas, which attracted more attention after the Capital Classic that ended in goalless draw at the start of the Liguilla.
According to ESPN, the goalkeeper got off the bus at Jerry’s request for what sign an America jersey to the youngest of the former footballer’s children who now works as a manager at the Pedregal club.
Ochoa, the man of the match
Despite the low level shown by both teams, Memo Ochoa was named as the man of the match for keeping his arc at zero, making four saves, going out in four successful aerial games, and hitting seven successful punts.
“Guillermo Ochoa was a factor for Club América, who achieved a tie in the first leg of the Quarterfinals against Pumas; intervened appropriately to protect his goal“, wrote Liga MX to applaud the work of the goalkeeper.