Club America

Santos Laguna fans shower former goalkeeper with fake money

He chased the paper to Club America so they had some waiting for him on his return Goalkeeper Augustin Marchesin moved from Santos Laguna to Club America in December after previously professing his love for Santos and claiming he would never join America. Naturally, this did not please Santos fans. And yet Marchesin still somehow believed …

Is there a changing of the guard afoot in Liga MX?

Club America vs. Club Tijuana is one of the weekend’s matches to watch The Xolos’ birthday wishes for their next opponents (Club Tijuana Facebook page) Tune in to Univision this Saturday night (10pm ET), and you’ll see storied Club America, which celebrated its 100th birthday on Wednesday and expects great things in this centennial season, hosting the …

43-year-old Cuauhtemoc Blanco does one last Cuauhtemiña in Liga MX

https://www.youtube.com/embed/OK_PP0aoT6I To mark Club America’s centennial season, club legend and current mayor of Cuernavaca Cuauhtemoc Blanco was brought back to play one final Liga MX match 11 months after he retired from football. Wearing the №100 shirt, Blanco started Morelia on Saturday and dazzled the crowd with flashes of his unique skills, including his signature …

DTotD: Clint Dempsey gets his face stepped on, bleeds

https://www.youtube.com/embed/bODrWn_7rbY The second leg of the CONCACAF Champions League tie between Club America and the Seattle Sounders got a bit bloody when Rubens Sambueza stepped on Clint Dempsey’s face. To be fair, Dempsey did grab Sambueza’s other leg after getting tripped and the referee decided not to book anyone (perhaps as revenge for Dempsey’s violation …

DTotD: Costa Rican player gets fouled, then kicked in the face by Club America

https://www.youtube.com/embed/axwtK5DMxbA Costa Rican side Herediano beat Club America 3–0 in the first leg of their CONCACAF Champions League semifinal, prompting the losing side to take out their frustration on one player specifically. Herediano’s Cristhian Lagos took the ball off of Michael Arroyo, who retaliated by planting his studs in Lagos’ ankle. This sent the Costa …