America, run by Argentine coach Santiago Solari, remained unstoppable in the Mexican Apertura-2021 tournament by beating Mexican coach Miguel Herrera’s Tigres 1-0 this Saturday for the fifteenth matchday.
At minute 53, Henry Martín appeared in the heart of the Tigres area, in the middle of the central defenders, to finish off a center that came from the right side and signed it 1-0.
Thus, the ‘Eagles’ of America were confirmed as leaders with 34 points and already assured that they will reach the league in first place. The Tigers were left with 22 units in third position.
At the Akron stadium, the ‘Chivas’ of Guadalajara pulled the 1-1 draw from the champion Cruz Azul in compensation time.
Uruguayan Jonathan Rodríguez, with a penalty at minute 45, scored Cruz Azul’s goal, which reached 20 points.
Gilberto Sepúlveda, with a header at 90 + 4, scored for Guadalajara who reached 19 points.
Earlier, at the Cuauhtémoc stadium, in a duel between teams led by Argentine coaches, Ariel Holan’s León beat Puebla de Nicolás Larcamón 1-0.
The minute 66 was played when ‘La Fiera’ attacked in a counterattack that ended in the only goal of the match, scored at an own goal by Juan Segovia.
With this result, León reached 22 points and Puebla was left with 18 units.
At the BBVA stadium, the ‘Rayos’ from Necaxa defeated the ‘Rayados’ from Monterrey 1-0 with a header from Uruguayan Rodrigo Aguirre at minute 90 + 10.
With this result, Necaxa reached 17 points and Monterrey was left with 20 points.
On Friday, at the beginning of the day, the ‘Cañoneros’ of Mazatlán came from behind to beat the ‘Gallos Blancos’ of Querétaro 2-1 at the Mazatlán stadium.
–Results of the day
Guadalajara-Cruz Azul 1-1
Atlético San Luis-Atlas
* The match Pachuca against Atlético de San Luis on the fifth matchday was postponed to November 3.
** The match Cruz Azul against León on the eleventh day was postponed to November 3.
*** The game Pumas against Santos of the eleventh day was postponed to November 4.