The Mexican striker collaborated with a goal in the victory of the Galaxy over LAFC, in the round of 16 of the US Open Cup
Javier Hernandez scored one of the goals with which Los Angeles Galaxy won 3-1 against LAFC in one more edition of the Clásico del Tráfico, corresponding to the round of 16 of the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup of United States soccer.
‘Chicharito’ was the author of the second goal of the Galaxy after finishing off a cross service in the entrance area to beat the rival goalkeeper. The stadium ‘exploded’ with joy, as Hernández’s goal put distance in the direct elimination duel.
At the end of the meeting, which ended in favor of the Galaxythe players of both teams staged an outbreak of anger, which had to be stopped by the technical staff, as well as the referees.
With this result, the LA Galaxy qualified for the quarterfinals, a phase in which they will face the Sacramento Republic, in order to continue their path in the cup tournament of American soccer
Hernandez He has scored six goals in all competitions, as he has five in 13 MLS games, in addition to the one he made on Wednesday at the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup. In addition, the Mexican striker was booked and came off the bench in the 74th minute applauded by the entire the angel fan
In addition to celebrating the reunion with enemy networks, ‘Chicharito’ He plans to make one last attempt so that Gerardo ‘Tata’ Martino takes him into account for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, although this situation seems complicated.
This Wednesday, Yon de Luisa, president of the Mexican Soccer Federation, said that it will be a matter of Martino and Hernandez if they hold a meeting to talk and make clear the positions of both regarding a possible call.