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Russia: Nobody expected us to win – dos Santos on Mexico’s victory over Germany02:52

Russia: Nobody expected us to win – dos Santos on Mexico’s victory over Germany

Russian Federation, Khimki
June 18, 2018 at 12:49 GMT -00:00 · Published

SOT, Miguel Layun, Mexican football player (Spanish): "Only to complement, it was a historic victory for all of us, for the team. But we don’t want it to be just that, we want this to be the motivation to fulfil the dream that we all have when we put on this t-shirt and when we have the possibility to play in a World Cup."

Mexican football players Miguel Layun and Jonathan dos Santos spoke about Mexico’s "historic" victory over Germany on Sunday’s World Cup game, during a press conference on Monday in Khimki, Moscow Region.

“Nobody expected what happened yesterday, only us. I think we were the only ones who believed in ourselves, we made history," said dos Santos.

“When we start walking into the pitch and we felt all the charm from our supporters, it was unbelievable”, said Layun.

Both players agreed that the victory against Germany was just the beginning. "We want this to be the motivation to fulfil the dream that we all have when we put on this t-shirt and when we have the possibility to play in a World Cup," Layun said.

After the press conference the team held a light recovery training session at the training facility of Moscow's FC Dinamo.

Mexico will face South Korea next Saturday at the Rostov Arena.

Russia: Nobody expected us to win – dos Santos on Mexico’s victory over Germany02:52
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SOT, Miguel Layun, Mexican football player (Spanish): "Only to complement, it was a historic victory for all of us, for the team. But we don’t want it to be just that, we want this to be the motivation to fulfil the dream that we all have when we put on this t-shirt and when we have the possibility to play in a World Cup."

Mexican football players Miguel Layun and Jonathan dos Santos spoke about Mexico’s "historic" victory over Germany on Sunday’s World Cup game, during a press conference on Monday in Khimki, Moscow Region.

“Nobody expected what happened yesterday, only us. I think we were the only ones who believed in ourselves, we made history," said dos Santos.

“When we start walking into the pitch and we felt all the charm from our supporters, it was unbelievable”, said Layun.

Both players agreed that the victory against Germany was just the beginning. "We want this to be the motivation to fulfil the dream that we all have when we put on this t-shirt and when we have the possibility to play in a World Cup," Layun said.

After the press conference the team held a light recovery training session at the training facility of Moscow's FC Dinamo.

Mexico will face South Korea next Saturday at the Rostov Arena.

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