(Spanish CNN) – This month, and on the event of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, “Live Golf” with Lorena Ochoa has a luxurious visitor. This is goalkeeper Jorge Campos, whose affect on Mexican football and his ardour for golf are evident on and off the pitch.
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“It will be difficult to find a player like her, all she has given us is pride to see her. I spend it in the US following her all the time and you feel excited when you see her career, ”stated Jorge Campos in March of this 12 months once we met him in Mexico City on the WGC Mexico Championship.
The charismatic former soccer participant has stated he seems ahead to enjoying a spherical of golf with Lorena Ochoa. “I would like to play with the world number one, Lorena Ochoa. For us, it’s the greatest thing we’ve ever had, ”he stated.
This want is reciprocal. However, an harm to 2 ligaments in his proper hand prevented Ochoa from enjoying with Campos.
But we determined to get there, even partially, with a football match. “Playing football for a while with Jorge Campos was very nice, it’s something we have in common. I love football and he loves golf, so it was a great day ”.
From Jorge, who has been his buddy for a number of years, Ochoa mentions that “he always has a great attitude, very relaxed and I think that is something that we all admire about Jorge”.
Ochoa might be absent from the golf course for a number of months because of his operation, however he’ll proceed to ask famend athletes and personalities of the game and others to “Vive el Golf”.
“I hope we can play a game of golf soon when I am 100% recovered from my hand,” he added.
“Live Golf”, with our particular visitor, Jorge Campos, might be broadcast this Saturday June ninth and to have fun this World Cup period we have now determined to combine football and golf with a recreation of futgolf. It was a singular alternative with two Mexican sports activities giants.