This Monday at the closing of Day 1 of the 2021 Apertura Tournament, of the MX League, the champion Cruz Azul made his appearance, however, he did not do it as expected, since his crown was dented 0-2 against Mazatlan, thanks to the Chilean’s targets Nico Diaz Y Bryan colula.
The Machine had several absences in its squad, from the Uruguayan Jonathan Rodriguez and the peruvian Yoshimar Yotún, who are on vacation after America Cup, as by the players called up for selection for the Gold Cup and Olympic Games: Luis Romo, Roberto Alvarado, Orbelín Pineda Y Sebastian Jurado, without forgetting the injured Jesus Crown Y Adrian Aldrete.
For this reason, Andres Gudiño had to debut with the celestial team in an official duel, the same case as the reinforcement Luis mendoza, although in the end the cement club disappointed because despite the absences they were referents such as Pablo Aguilar, Julio Domínguez, Juan Escobar, Rafael Baca, Ignacio Rivero, Santiago Gimenez, Bryan angle, ‘Shaggy’ Martinez Y ‘Pol’ Fernandez.
Just at minute 5 The Cuckoo gave a warning when entering the area and trying to pump a ball, but the goalkeeper Nicolas Vikonis it was imposed; later came a shot from Pol that passed by one side, however, just before finishing the first half there was a series of rebounds in the local area so that the Andean Diaz He will send the ball to the bottom of the nets.
In the plugin, Pol had a clear inside the area when finishing in front of the goalkeeper, but Vikonis stopped with his leg, but at 65 came the second goal of the Gunners, when The Tasting he trusted himself by wanting to let the ball out, since Colula it was swept avoiding the exit, Brian Rubio took the ball and placed it on the defender to unleash a powerful shot that beat Gudiño.
Unfortunately for the Peruvian team Juan Reynoso, Pol had the opportunity to deduct at 69 ‘from the penalty spot, plus the Uruguayan goalkeeper stopped his collection, as well as the counter auction, something that ended up discouraging the capital’s, apart Rivero had a free kick at 71 ‘crashing the ball off the crossbar.
In this way, the coach of the Mazatlan team, the Spanish Beñat San José, debuted in the MX League and obtained his first victory, having as the next test, on Date 2, hosting Pachuca on Friday, July 30 at the Kraken Stadium, while Blue Cross will visit Santos Laguna, on Sunday, August 1, in the TSM Corona Stadium.
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