The Eagles of America remained as leaders of the 2021 Grita Mexico Tournament of the Liga MX, after going back 1-2 to Bravos de Juárez in the Benito Juárez Olympic Stadium, in corresponding duel of Day 5.
Despite the style implemented by the Argentine Santiago Solari The fans still don’t like it, it is working because it remains undefeated and is at the top with 13 points, the product of four victories and a draw.
Those in charge of opening the slate were the frontiersmen, who roofed the defense to damage the arch of Guillermo Ochoa. The Colombian Fabian Castillo received a long ball from the defense leaving the defenders behind, then protected the ball until the arrival of Martin Galvan, who beat the keeper.
However, the happiness of the locals did not last long, because the next minute Salvador Reyes appeared on the left wing to send a diagonal to the Colombian Roger Martinez, who anticipated the defenders and left the goalkeeper without a chance Hugo Gonzalez.
For the complement, the controversy was not left aside, since in a free kick, La Culebra sent the ball to the heart of the area with the Uruguayan Gabriel Fernandez finishing to achieve the second goal, however, the VAR appeared to indicate to Luis Enrique Santander that Adrian Mora it brushed the ball and therefore was out of place.
With the locals still upset by the controversy that occurred, the Americanists quickly responded with a long ball to Miguel Layún, who advanced on the right side, awaited the arrival of the Spanish Alvaro Fidalgo, which entered totally only to finish off and seal the final 1-2.
Already in the last minutes, Sebastian Cordova, who entered the complement, entered the area receiving a foul from behind that was a clear penalty, but El Tribilin let the play pass, as well as the VAR, although in the end he did not intervene with the victory of the azulcremas.
The next commitment of the America It will be on Saturday, August 22 at the Aztec stadium, when you receive Xolos, while the same day, Juarez will visit Necaxa in the Victoria Stadium.
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