On date 3 of Mexico – Liga MX – Clausura 2022, the Foxes beat the Eagles with two goals at the Azteca stadium. The goals for the visitor were scored by Diego Barbosa (24′ 2T) and Jonathan Herrera (49′ 2T).
In the 49th minute of the second stage, Jonathan Herrera raised the spirits of the Foxes and received all the applause. The forward took a tremendous shot from the semicircle, after receiving an assist from Edgar Zaldivar. The ball entered the right post right and down.
The figure of the match was Camilo Vargas. The Atlas goalkeeper showed his quality by containing 7 shots.
Diego Barbosa was also relevant. The Atlas defender was important for converting 1 goal.
It was a game with many fouls and numerous interruptions. There were several cautioned: Aldo Rocha, Jorge Sánchez, Diego Barbosa, Julián Quiñones and Edgar Zaldivar. Federico Viñas was expelled for a direct red card in the 77th minute of the second half.
Club América strategist, Santiago Solari, stopped the starting eleven with a 4-5-1 formation with Guillermo Ochoa in goal; Jorge Sánchez, Jordan Silva, Sebastián Cáceres and Luis Fuentes in the defensive line; Pedro Aquino, Richard Sánchez, Alejandro Zendejas, Álvaro Fidalgo and Salvador Reyes in the middle; and Henry Martín in the attack.
For their part, those chosen by Diego Cocca took to the field of play with a 5-3-2 scheme with Camilo Vargas under the three sticks; Diego Barbosa, Anderson Santamaría, Hugo Nervo, Emanuel Aguilera and Luis Reyes in defense; Jeremy Márquez, Aldo Rocha and Ían Torres in midfield; and Julián Quiñones and Franco Troyansky up front.
The judge chosen to direct the match at the Azteca stadium was Marco Ortiz Nava.
For the next date, the Eagles will play at home against Atl. of San Luis and the Foxes will receive Santos Laguna.
The local team is in fourteenth place with 1 point and 0 wins, while the visitor reached 7 points and is in second place in the tournament.
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