The project of the Mexican team managed to convince goalkeeper David Ochoa to leave the United States team and officially bet on the Mexican project of ‘Tata’ Martino. FIFA has authorized the change of Federation, therefore, the current Real Salt Lake goalkeeper could be considered by El Tri in its different categories from now on.
The Mexican goalkeeper affirmed that there were different factors that helped for his decision-making, although, there was one really strong one, he wants to be Guillermo Ochoa’s apprentice, in addition, he dreams of being part of the Chivas and being selected from the United States this would be impossible.
“I want to be the Ochoa de Chivas and if God wants I will fulfill it. I was eight months in Guadalajara, I could not play in the League because FIFA had the rule that my parents had to live in Mexico, but I did have to be in tournaments in Ireland and I learned a lot, but it hurt me not being able to play and I got desperate and it was that I spoke to Real Salt Lake and I stayed with them thanks to Martín Vázquez who was the coach. “
– David ochoa
David was in the lower divisions with El Tri, he knows perfectly what football represents in our country and although he does not deny his stay in MLS, he does make it clear that his desire is to come to Mexico,