Club América's season ended in a scandalous way after the controversial elimination against their maximum rival las Chivas de Guadalajara for the quarterfinals stage of the Liga MX, this failure caused tension and much criticism by the fans to the internal part of the club, all this led to the board reviewing the player contracts, mainly those of Roger Martínez and Andrés Ibargüen, who has been injured or showing poor level when they receive the chance
Many things have been said and there have been rumors in recent weeks regarding the departure of some important players from the club like Guillermo Ochoa or Giovani Dos Santos, the fact is that the Colombian footballers Martinez e Ibarguen, have one foot outside the team and are expected to join the departure of captain Paul Aguilar. In the case of Benedetti, he remains in the team but is injured same as Aguilera
Regarding the manager Miguel Herrera, the president of America Santiago Baños clarified that he has all the confidence in him and that he does not plan to move him from the position. In this way, the first players expected to come out for the next winter market would be Roger Martínez and Ibargüen.