Lots of Mexicans stayed awake or set the alarm at 3 AM in Mexico City to cheer on Tri in their debut against France in the Tokyo Olympics. However, a handful of Aztecs also revealed themselves, but to cheer for the Europeans!
Of course, everything has an explanation, although it does not seem entirely logical. The thing is Andrés Pierre Gignac, figure of Tigers and iconic Liga MX player, he is the captain of France and the protagonists of this story, fans of the UANL team. For this reason, his presence at Les Blues was enough for them to leave Jaime Lozano’s team aside.
With the shirts of his team and the fanaticism for Gignac On the surface, the supporters of the French team on Aztec soil sent all their support to the Europeans and especially to the striker: “France, France, France”.
Surely they have celebrated the goal that scored the tip of Tigres penalty and that only served to put a 2-1 partial that did not serve to stop the proper functioning of Mexico. After the discount, El Tri scored two more times and gave the game a victory: 4-1
THE BLOWN HAD ALREADY WARNED
Although it seems unusual, in Nueva León they had already warned that the love for the Tri shirt is not as deep as the one they have for Tigres. In fact, journalists from the local radio station Multimedios: “People called on the radio saying that they are going to celebrate the triumph of France because they are more Tigers than Mexicans.” It seems that they were left with the desire to celebrate the French triumph …