We introduce you to the elements with a past in Mexican soccer who seek to stand out in the World Cup
Enner Valencia was the figure of Ecuador in the match that opened the World Cup Qatar 2022. Coincidentally, it was against the host country where the South American attacker, formerly of the MX Leagueshone with a brace that gave his team the first three points.
ValenciaIn addition, he was accompanied by figures from our local league such as Romario Ibarra and Félix Torres, players who play for Pachuca and Santos, respectively, from the MX League.
Valencia converted from a penalty and gave away a dream header that gave his team victory over Qatar. In addition, another goal was disallowed due to an inappropriate action prior to his shot just two minutes into the game.
Valencia, formerly of Pachuca and Los Tigres, had a good time in Mexican football. With the Tuzos he was in the 2013-14 campaign, while with the northern cats there were three years, from 2017 to 2020. It was there that he shone and had his last chance in Mexico before emigrating to Fenerbahce in Turkey.
However, Valencia is not the only former figure of the MX League who can shine on Qatar 2022. Below we present the names of the elements that want to have a good step in the World Cup.
The ‘Toro’ was one of Monterrey’s bomb signings from 2019 to 2022, but the striker could never live up to expectations. The center forward has a chance to shine for the Netherlands. Janssen had minutes in the last three games with the European team and is one of the main attacking changes for Louis Van Gaal.
The Canadian, with a nightmare past at Cruz Azul, has the option of shining with the selection of the Maple Leaf. The element barely participated 33 minutes with the Machine when he was in the 2018-19 campaign. Now he is living a great moment with Porto and, with Canada, he wants to be one of the important replacements that the team has and contribute to the attack.
The Uruguayan goalkeeper has a difficult time getting minutes with the South American team, this after Fernando Muslera is the starter. Despite everything, he can participate in any eventuality. Sosa was a figure for Morelia from 2016 to 2020, the year in which the club changed its headquarters to become Mazatlán. He stayed with the Sinaloans for four games before emigrating to Independiente.
The Argentine, champion with America in the MX Leaguewas an important part in the midfield of the South American team in the qualifiers for the worldand although he lost ownership, Lionel Scaloni is confident in what he can do due to his good moment with Real Betis.