The Azteca Stadium experienced a very special moment for the kick-off of the Monday Night Football on the field of the Azteca Stadium. In addition to the spectacular reception of the fans for the teams of the arizona cardinals and the san francisco 49ersthere was also an ovation for an idol of Mexican sports today.
The boxer Saul Alvarezunified super middleweight champion, had the privilege of being in the coin to start the match of the nfl in the Mexican capital.
Surrounded by figures like George Kittle, Fred Warner, Colt McKoy, and Buddha Bakerwho were also impressed by his presence and did not miss the opportunity to greet him.
The Azteca Stadium was given to the Jalisco fighter, who responded with a brief greeting as he left the field of an imposing Azteca stadium.
Álvarez Barragán is on hiatus in his boxing career after undergoing surgery on his left hand, which he injured in November 2021 during his fight against Caleb Plant and which caused him to not perform 100% in his fights against Dmitry Bivol Y Gennady Golovkin. The Mexican is expected to be back in the ring in September 2023.