LA Galaxy and Javier Hernández signed a dream start to the season in Major League Soccer (MLS). The Angelenos have two triumphs from the hand of the Mexican striker, who has five goals.
For this reason, ‘Chicharito’ leads the MLS team of the week, after scoring a hat-trick in the Galaxy’s 3-2 victory over the New York Red Bulls.
The tapatío opened the account at minute nine closing to the second post to push the ball, after a deflected shot from Ethan Zubak. The Red Bulls drew at 26 through Gutman, but before halftime, ‘Chicharito’ again put the home team ahead with a strong cross shot after a precise cross from Víctor Vázquez.
At 60 ‘, Hernández was attentive again to the second post to make his third goal. Red Bulls discounted a couple of minutes later, but the Angelenos knew how to secure the victory beyond the ten-minute recharge added by the referee.
Rounding out the team of the week: Sean Johnson (NYC) – Brad Smith (SEA), Nicolas Figal (MIA), Zachary Brault-Guillard (MTL) – Anderson Julio (RSL), Federico Higuain (MIA), Ezequiel Barco (ATL) , Jesus Medina (NYC) – Cecilio Dominguez (ATX), Chicharito (LA) and Cade Cowell (SJ). All of them, directed by Josh Wolff (ATX).
On the first day, ‘Chicharito’ was also the figure of the ‘Galacticos’ by contributing a double, which is the best start to the season of his career, in a soccer year of revenge for the Mexican, after in the The past could not be signified as the scorer that both his team and MLS were waiting for.
“I am working with a team of about ten people that ranges from my emotions, my mind, my social networks, food, recovery, analysis on and off the field, behaviors and more,” shared Chicharito.
“The way that Greg (Vanney) conveys his idea of the game is very easy to understand and the interesting thing is to carry it out. It is being a very complete job and that is why we are the only club that right now has two victories. We are very clear that there is a lot of room for improvement, we are enjoying the day-to-day process, ”said the attacker on Sunday after his hat trick.