One of the best reinforcements of the winter market in the MX Leagueit was without a doubt Diego Valdeswho left the Santos Laguna to wear the shirt 10 of the Eagles of America and although at first it cost him, he became the leader that the azulcremas requested so much.
The Andean midfielder was one of the key pieces for America out of the well and managed to sneak into the fourth position of the Closure 2022. Now, in the week before the duel of Quarter finals before him Puebla, Diego recognized that in America smell the championship.
“You feel the smell that one can be there to achieve the goal of being champion, you work differently during the week, but there is a lot left, these are days that you have to work hard and very concentrated,” he said Valdes.
He also revealed that inside the dressing room of the America clubthere is the necessary faith to fight for the title, taking advantage of the positive inertia with which they arrive at the league.
“Personally, I have faith in myself and I’m sure my teammates also have that faith in winning a championship, fighting this league to the top and we know that if we play intelligently and play as we have been doing, we know that we will be fighting for the title there,” he added.
Diego Valdes participated in 15 meetings with the Eagles in this Closure 2022added 5 goals and 3 assists that make him reach the league.