The Betis winger reached 550 matches in the First Division with the duel against Atlético de Madrid.
In the meeting between Atlético de Madrid and Real Betis which ended with a victory for the Colchoneros, Joaquin came to meet him 550 of The league and equaled Raul as the second player with more presences behind Andoni Zubizarreta which reached 622 games.
The 38-year-old winger entered the 70th minute of the game to replace William Carvalho in the search for Alexis Trujillo, to have a greater offensive power to take advantage of the less man that Atlético de Madrid had.
18 of the 20 years of his career were in Spanish territory and 16 of them in the Spanish First Division. The Andalusian attacker played 12 years in the Verdiblanco team and in between had passes through Valencia and Malaga. In addition to having conquered, together with the Baeticos and the Ches, a Copa del Rey with each of them.
550 – The Player of the @RealBetisJoaquín Sánchez has equaled Raúl González as the second player with the most games played in LaLiga history (550) after Andoni Zubizarreta (622). History. pic.twitter.com/AEJFmFg9g8
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