Instead, he played with his name and had written “Burger King“, a fast food franchise that his club sponsors and is the main competition for “McDonald’s”.
McDonald, Alajuelense’s top scorer in classics of the Central American country with 17 goals, only played the final 18 minutes of the duel and gained popularity with the marketing move.
The unusual detail registered on the nineteenth day 19 of the Costa Rican Clausura Tournament did not go unnoticed and is viral.
In terms of soccer, Deportivo Saprissa recovered from a deficit of two goals against and in the final stretch rescued a 2-2 draw against Liga Deportiva Alajuelense in the Costa Rican soccer classic, the first in history to be played on goal closed, due to sanitary measures due to the new coronavirus pandemic.
Two goals from Ariel Rodríguez (67 and 84) leveled the goals of Allen Guevara and Ariel Lassiter (30 and 54) from Alajuela, allowing the Saprissistas to maintain the distance of seven points at the top of the contest over Alajuelense, when there are only remaining three days of the regular phase.