The champion and runner-up of the Clausura 2021 tournament will meet again, but now on day 2 of the Apertura 2021 tournament, Santos Laguna will host Cruz Azul, current Mexican soccer monarch, and they will seek to maintain their undefeated streak and leave them immersed in the defeat the cement square.
We leave you with the most relevant information about the confrontation between both institutions, it should be noted that until Friday, July 30, the Laguna team has not manifested which television station will be in charge of transmitting your home meetings, after a few weeks ago they terminated their contract with Fox Sports.
So, for the moment, it remains uncertain whether there will be any independent signal for this first day as local or if there will be a new television station before the commitment this weekend.
When is? | Sunday August 1st.
What time does it start? | 6:00 p.m. (Mexico City time).
Where? | TSM Corona Stadium; Torreón, Coahuila.
* NO SIGNAL CONFIRMED AS OF THE MOMENT *
The Celestial Machine will have 10 casualties for its confrontation against the Warriors, between injuries, breaks, personal problems, the Olympic Games and the Gold Cup, all those elements will be absent.
The Warriors also have a couple of absences, Alan Cervantes who is with the Tricolor contesting the Gold Cup and Eduardo Aguirre who is at the Olympics.
Santos Lineup (4-2-3-1) | Acevedo; Orrantía, Torres, Dória, Campos; Gorriarán, Prieta; Otero, Valdés, Carrillo and Ocejo.
Cruz Azul Lineup (3-4-3) | Gudiño; Escobar, Aguilar, Domínguez; Martínez, Baca, Gutiérrez, Rivero; Giménez, Angulo and Montoya.
The Machine will present many absences, most of the starting scheme, so it will be a complicated visit and they will very surely come out with a second defeat, due to what the Warriors showed on date 1 after having beaten the Rays 0-3 away. .
Santos 2-0 Cruz Azul.