Guillermo Ochoa, goalkeeper of America and starter within the Mexican National Team, might have had a ‘brighter’ destiny in Europe had it not been for a controversial doping case, then a chunk of meat prevented to signal with him PSG.
The mexican aim already had all agreed to go along with one of many largest groups within the League 1, which didn’t at all times get pleasure from that poster, nevertheless it was a large step for the americanista, though ultimately it couldn’t be specified.
Why did Guillermo Ochoa not make it to PSG?
A number of years in the past Guillermo Ochoa spoke with the journal ‘France Football’, the place confessed that in 2011 he and his agent already had all mounted to play in it PSG, however the well-known clenbuterol ruined his signing.
As we’ll recall, in that yr a doping case, in keeping with soccer authorities, the place Guillermo Ochoa and 4 different components of the Mexican National Team examined optimistic for clenbuterol, a substance that’s utilized in cows and cattle to make them develop.
The scandal broke free and worldwide media, reaching as much as France, they discovered about doping within the Mexican National Team, similar that it was not intentional, as a result of the substance was within the meals that they gave to the soccer gamers, nevertheless that didn’t curiosity the folks of PSG And due to that Guillermo Ochoa was ‘rejected’.
“It might have been completely different. It occurred in 2011, through the Gold Cup. We had been within the stage of preparation with the Selection and we did not know something about him clenbuterol, which is a substance injected into cows in order that they get fats. It was unfair. It was one thing that was out of my management and it affected my profession, my future. I used to be capable of signal with PSG, we already had every part organized “.
Despite the disappointment of ya not reaching PSG, Guillermo Ochoa had a second opportunity on France, although with a ‘lower category’ team, remembering that the Ajaccio did take an interest in him, as they were loyal despite the controversy.
“All my negotiations were blocked. The only team that kept in contact was Ajaccio. President Orsoni he was loyal to me to the end. My decision was sporty, I wanted to discover Ajaccio and France. I was there for 3 years and I don’t regret having gone at all, “Paco Memo stated.
Ajaccio was the Ochoa’s first crew in Europe and from there it gave technique to Malaga and Granada in Spain and later to Standard de Liège in Belgium, to return to Mexico with America and stay lively till now.