The ex-footballer was hospitalized
Football is in mourning, especially Liga MX, after the news of the death of former soccer player Alfredo ‘Chango’ Moreno, who was hospitalized in recent days, was released.
The former Argentine naturalized Mexican player retired from the courts in 2018 with Club Celaya, after passing through various Mexican soccer clubs. He left the Boca Juniors Academy, where he won two Libertadores Cups, the first in 2000 and the second in 2003.
ho was Alfredo “Chango” Moreno and how old was he?
Alfredo Moreno was an Argentine footballer, born in the City of Santiago del Estero, Argentina. In 2001 he came to the MX League with Rayos del Necaxa, the naturalized Mexican died this Wednesday, December 8 at the age of 41.
What happened to him and what did Alfredo Moreno die of?
Alfredo Moreno had been hospitalized for several days in the capital of San Luis Potosi, he underwent emergency surgery for an obstruction in the gallbladder and a tumor was detected near the intestines that began to worsen his health. The Necaxa Club shared a statement more than a week ago where they requested blood and platelet donors for the former player due to developing pancreatic cancer, unfortunately, Moreno could not continue fighting and lost his life.
In which Liga MX teams did Alfredo Moreno play?
The ‘Chango’ Moreno arrived in Necaxa in 2001 and returned in 2003, later he was part of San Luis, América, Atlas, Tijuana, Puebla, Veracruz and his last club, Celaya in 2018 where he scored 17 goals. With the UANL Tigres he played in the 2006 Copa Libertadores.
With San Luis he was established as the highest historical scorer, in the Apertura 2007 he was scoring champion with 18 goals, while with the Xolos de Tijuana he was champion in the Apertura 2012.
How many goals did Chango Moreno score in Liga MX and why did he set a mark?
In Liga MX he scored a total of 146 goals, becoming the Argentine player with the most scores in Mexico, one more than Matías Vuoso (145), the top 5 is completed by Carlos Lara (127), Emanuel Villa (124) and Christian Giménez (116), so far he is the eighth foreigner with the most goals in Liga MX.
Goals Scored With Each Team:
Necaxa | 58 goals
Saint Louis | 51
Xolos | 16
Atlas | 11
America | 4
Puebla | 3
Veracruz | 3
Teams that scored the most times in Liga MX:
Chivas | 14 goals
Atlas | 14
Santos | 12
Jaguars | eleven
Pachuca | 11