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2018 CONCACAF Champions League, Quarterfinals
  • Julio Sánchez (70')
  • Henry Martín (6', 19')
  • Alejandro Díaz (67')
2nd Leg - América win 7-1 on aggregate
2nd Leg - América win 7-1 on aggregate

Henry Martin double sees America past Tauro FC into CCL semis

Club America's Henry Martin celebrates after scoring his second goal in a win against Tauro FC. AP Images

Club America made short work of Tauro FC for the second time in a week in a 3-1 win that sees the Liga MX club through to the CONCACAF Champions League semifinals 7-1 on aggregate.

Henry Martin scored twice inside of 20 minutes for the visitors to put the already out-of-reach tie to bed for the Miguel Herrera's club.

Alejandro Diaz headed in America's third in the 67th minute before the hosts pulled one back with a smashing effort from Julio Sanchez to ensure the Panamanian club didn't exit the quarterfinal tie without a goal.

America will play Toronto FC, who outlasted Tigres in a thrilling affair on Tuesday night, in the semifinals starting on Tuesday, April 3.

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