Blue Cross He was crowned Mexican soccer champion after more than 23 years after drawing 1-1 against Santos Laguna on Sunday in the second leg of the Liga MX Clausura Tournament.
As it is recalled, in the first leg played on Thursday, the blue team, led by the Peruvian Juan Reynoso and integrates the also fellow countryman Yoshimar Yotún, won 0-1, so this Sunday they needed a win or at least a draw to be crowned the best team in the Mexican league.
Diego Valdés advanced for Santos at 37 minutes, but Jonathan Rodríguez put the final 1-1 on 51 ′.
Cruz Azul – Santos: relive the incidents
Those led by the Peruvian Juan Reynoso they prevailed 1-0 as a visitor against Santos’ ‘Warriors’ in the first leg played at the Corona stadium; the goal was made by Luis Romo in minute 71.
“There is nothing solved, nothing is certain,” said Reynoso, technical director of the Cruz Blue, after obtaining that minimal advantage. “We have not won anything”, emphasized.
In her first tournament at the helm of ‘La Maquina’, Reynoso made her leader of the classification with 41 points and in the course of the competition she set the club’s own record for the most consecutive wins with 12.
At 51 years of age, Reynoso seeks to round off that performance and repeat what he achieved at the age of 27 when as a central defender he was part of the most recent league title achieved by the celestial club in the distant Winter-1997 tournament.
Timetables in the world
- Peru: 8:15 p.m.
- Mexico: 8:15 p.m.
- Ecuador: 8:15 p.m.
- Colombia: 8:15 p.m.
- USA (Chicago): 8:15 p.m.
- Chile: 9:15 p.m.
- state United (Florida, New York): 9:15 pm
- Argentina: 10:15 p.m.
- Uruguay: 10:15 p.m.
- Spain (31/05): 3:15 p.m.
The Inca trainer is aware that from then on, Cruz Blue he has not been able to win the six league finals he has played.
“We continue to depend on ourselves and they need a goal”, Reynoso aimed the return game in the face, and also pledged his faith to achieve the coveted ninth crown of Cruz Blue. “God and the Virgin enlighten us on Sunday.”
Despite the important advantage after the first leg, it will be a duel of even forces in which a winner cannot be anticipated.
Cruz Azul vs. Santos: What channel broadcasts it?
In Mexico, the channel in charge of transmitting the game is TUDN. What’s more. You will have all the incidents live on the El Comercio website.
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