• Monday Jun 03, 2013

    Quintero, Muñoz share CCL Golden Boot

    MONTERREY, Mexico - Santos' Carlos Darwin Quintero and Nicolas Muñoz of Isidro Metapan shared the CONCACAF Champions League (CCL) Golden Boot Award after each scored six in the 2012-13 edition of the tournament.

    Quintero leveled with the Panamanian, scoring in the 38th minute of the CCL final, second leg on Wednesday night against Monterrey; a game that the Guerreros eventually lost 4-2.

    Muñoz's tallies were accumulated during four games in the Group Stage, where he accounted for all but one of Metapan's seven goals. His three-goal performance against the Puerto Rico Islanders on August 1 in a 3-0 win was a tournament highlight.

    CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE
    Top Scorers by Year

    2008/09:  Javier Orozco, Cruz Azul (7 goals)
    2009/10:  Ulises Mendivil, Pachuca (9)
    2010/11:  Javier Orozco, Cruz Azul (11)
    2011/12:  Oribe Peralta, Santos & Humberto Suazo, Monterrey (7)
    2012/13:  Nicolas Muñoz, Isidro Metapan & Carlos Darwin Quintero, Santos (6)

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