This was the goal of Santiago Muñoz with which he premiered at Newcastle

Santi Muñoz scored the first goal for his team (Photo: Twitter/@NUFC)

After seven months of signing with the Newcastle United, Santiago Munoz finally managed to make his first goal with the shirt of the English club during a game of the premier league 2. In the duel of under-23 the newcastle against west bromwichthe Mexican striker scored one of the scores in the comeback of the event.

Around minute 51, Santi starred in the first goal for his squad. The action was carried out by the right band, the magpies They approached the rival box quickly, joseph oliver He had the ball so when he noticed the presence of the former Santos player, he sent a cross to the small area.

The Aztec player knew how to read the play and with a header accurate he sent the ball into the back of the net. With this, Santiago Muñoz celebrated the goal and from then on the whole of the newcastle managed to come back from the scoreboard to finish with a 4 – 3 victory.

Santi Muñoz scored his first goal with Newcastle (Photo: Twitter/@NUFC)
Santi Muñoz scored his first goal with Newcastle (Photo: Twitter/@NUFC)

At the time Muñoz Robles scored, the provisional result was against the Albinegra squad as they had two goals against, which occurred in the first half; mocking opened the scoring at minute 19 and jovan malcolm to 41.

So that Santi’s goal meant the illusion of turning the negative result around. He even had a chance to score a brace near the 54th minute, however, the ball did not end in a goal but it did go very close to the West Bromwich goal. Although he maintained an outstanding activity, came out of change at minute 64 for Ellis Stanton.

And it is that the work of the 19-year-old footballer meant a relevant change in the offensive zone. Santiago Muñoz played as a starter until the second half, so it represented a positive game for the youth squad from Torreón.

Santi Muñoz came out of change at minute 64 (Photo: Twitter/@NUFC)
Santi Muñoz came out of change at minute 64 (Photo: Twitter/@NUFC)

With a score of 2 – 1, only 11 minutes elapsed when they equalized thanks to a goal from Niall Brookwell. The remaining minutes were beneficial for the Newcastle squad as they led to two more goals by Nathan Carlyon and Josh Scott and thus finally tied the score 4 – 3.

It should be noted that it is not Muñoz’s first goal in European football as he has already scored a first entry in the old continent during the round of penalties of the semifinals of the Senior Cup with the lower categories of the magpies.

Santi Muñoz’s career in English football has progressed slowly and slowly due to an injury he suffered prior to his arrival at the club. Once he signed with Newcastle in August 2021 he was unable to quickly join the squad due to an injury he was carrying.

The former Santos footballer signed a loan for 18 months with an option to buy (Photo: Twitter/@santi_mr10)
The former Santos footballer signed a loan for 18 months with an option to buy (Photo: Twitter/@santi_mr10)

Little by little he joined the basic forces of the club until he had activity in his la Senior Cup. From that moment on, the Mexican-American player began to have more activity with the Newcastle United. The ex footballer of Santos signed a loan for 18 months with the option to buy.

His transfer took place in 2021 on the last day of transfers in England. On Mexico his signing caused a great impact because he left Mexican soccer at an early age, he was also remembered with the protagonist of the film Goalin which the main actor signed at an early age with an English club.

Regarding his involvement with the Mexican teamplayed the Under-23 Olympic Qualifying Tournament under the command of J.lush love Heading to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, however, he did not finish in the final selection and did not travel to Tokyo.

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