Brazil left Mexico on the road and will now fight for the gold medal in Tokyo 2020, a situation that the Brazilian press applauded for the complexity that the Aztec team represented, which won them the gold medal in 2012
The press of Brazil He recalled the final that Mexico won against Verdeamarela in London 2012 and highlighted Tricolor goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa, after his country eliminated Jaime Lozano’s men at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, in the penalty shoot-out.
“In addition to exorcising the ghost of the Brazilian executioner in the 2012 final, Brazil progresses to its third consecutive Olympic final”, Published the Throw of Brazil, after the victory of Verdeamarela, in the semifinals of Tokyo 2020.
Mexico beat Brazil in the final of the 2012 London Olympics, a match that still remains in the memory of South Americans. In Tokyo 2020, the Tricolor could not repeat history.
The Or Balloon added to the praise for the Mexican goalkeeper and explained that “all control of Brazil ended in the hands of Guillermo Ochoa”, The Verdeamarela“ faced a very well positioned Mexico. He was unsuccessful in his attempts to do harm ”.
For his part, Correio Braziliense Titles that “Brazil suffers, but dispatches Mexico and will play for the two-time Olympic championship on Saturday”, While in his note he remembers that“ it was a match between the last two Olympic champions ”.
In turn, the Folha headlines “Brazil avoids another fall to Mexico at the Olympics”, While highlighting Dani Alvés, as the leader of the Verdeamarela, and highlighting“ the veteran goalkeeper of the Mexican National Team ”.
Now, Brazil continues its path to the double championship in the Olympic Soccer tournament, after winning the Gold medal in Rio 2016, while Mexico will try not to leave empty-handed, by contesting the Bronze medal, next Saturday.