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Orbelín Pineda scored his first goal with the AEK Athens jersey in a friendly game against Omonia Nicosia. The Mexican showed off with a great play at minute 21, the Guerrero native started the action from the left side of the field and made an excellent diagonal towards the center. Later he got rid of two defenders to finish with an accurate shot to the rival goal’s square.
It should be noted that Orbelín Pineda made his debut two weeks ago in a friendly in which those led by Matías Almeyda They faced Genk, the team where his compatriot Gerardo Arteaga plays, he reviewed Clear brand. In this sense, Pineda was present on the scoreboard during AEK’s last game. Pineda’s team will have its debut in the Greek Super League against Volos next week.
AEK fans applaud Orbelín Pineda
After the goal scored by Orbelín Pineda, the Mexican national team ran to celebrate with the fans doing his classic pirouettes, which moved those present. The team led by the Argentine Matías Almeyda, practically did not mess up and beat Omonia by two goals to nil, thus ending a good preseason that makes them excited for the local tournament.