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Dos Santos shines on Azteca debut for America

Giovani dos Santos made an impressive start to life in Mexico after leaving LA Galaxy.

MEXICO CITY - Substitute Giovani dos Santos assisted one goal and scored another in Club America's 3-1 victory over Club Tijuana, in his Estadio Azteca debut playing for Las Aguilas.

Dos Santos came off the bench in the 44th minute, after striker Nico Castillo exited with what was confirmed later as a fractured fibula, and proceeded to be the difference-maker in Club America's win.

The 30-year-old Mexico international burst down the left, took the ball past defender Diego Braghieri and squared a...

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Club America forward Giovani dos Santos slammed former club LA Galaxy and suggested his career could have ended due to injury concerns if he had stayed with the team.

Dos Santos left the Galaxy ahead of the current season after the club exercised its option to buy out the Mexico international's contract, leaving the 30-year-old's career in limbo, until he signed for Liga MX giant Las Aguilas earlier this month.

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MEXICO CITY -- Club America coach Miguel Herrera believes the only Mexican player with more talent than his new forward Giovani dos Santos is LAFC's Carlos Vela.

The former national team manager was asked in an interview with ESPN's Futbol Picante which Mexican can compete with former Barcelona player Dos Santos in terms of raw talent.

"[There's only] one Vela," said Herrera. "And Vela has more than Giovani."

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Dos Santos signs with America: 'A dream fulfilled'

Gio dos Santos with Mexico
Giovani Dos Santos has signed with America.

Former LA Galaxy forward Giovani Dos Santos has signed with Liga MX giant Club America on a two-year deal, the club announced on Saturday.

The MLS club exercised its option to buy out the contract in March and the 30-year-old Dos Santos has been searching for a club since, with ESPN reporting that the deal to bring him to America was close on Thursday evening.

The Mexico international will join the Mexico City club his father, "Zizinho" Dos Santos, played for in the 1980s.

"It's a dream fulfilled...

Giovani dos Santos close to Club America deal

Former LA Galaxy forward Giovani dos Santos is on the verge of joining Liga MX giant Club America, sources told ESPN's John Sutcliffe on Thursday.

The MLS club exercised its option to buy out the contract of Mexico international in March and Dos Santos has been searching for a club since, with rumors linking him with moves as far and wide as to Qatar and Brazil.

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Jonathan dos Santos backs Gio's America move

DENVER -- Jonathan dos Santos said he would be delighted to see his brother Giovani play for Liga MX giant Club America, with reports suggesting the Mexico City club is interested in the former LA Galaxy forward.

Giovani dos Santos is currently looking for a new club after the Galaxy exercised their option to buy out the contract of the Mexico international on March 1.

The 30-year-old's father had a successful career at Club America and Jonathan believes it would be an ideal move for his brother,...