It seemed that Cruz Azul’s Celeste Machine would remain in a big way and as one of the favorites to win the Clausura 2022 tournament, not only because of the results, but also because of its style of play. However, despite the fact that his offensive proposal is ambitious, tonight against Santos Laguna, his flaws and the figure of Charles Acevedo They prevented them from adding three points and not only that, they ended up losing in a game in which it seemed that they had saved the tie.
And it is that only in the first half they had four shots on goal and all were stopped by the goalkeeper of the Comarca Lagunera, during the first 45 minutes the team of John Reynoso could have thrashed the visiting team, but the aim was not fine when it came to finishing off the frame.
The first warning was the Guarani Paul Aguilar with a header that went over the goal.
While later, the light blue team had the most important opportunity, after a penalty was committed against Uriel Antunaunfortunately for the Mexican attacker, his charge from the eleven steps was stopped by the rival goalkeeper, wasting a clear opportunity to match the cards.
Also, on the same play, Antuna He was able to shoot again, but the goalkeeper stopped the ball again, thus losing the opportunity.
Later, Carlos Rodriguez He had another important play in which he was able to open the scoring for the locals, but it was poorly executed and the first period ended in favor of the visiting team.
For the complementary part, the capital team was able to draw 1-1 with a header from Ignatius Rivero at minute 64, but towards the end of added time the visit scored to make it 1-2 and ended up winning the match to keep the three points.
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