Nuevo Leon, Monterrey.- Tigers and Lion awarded the best match so far on matchday 8 and the Grita México Ap2021 Tournament of the MX League after equaling 2-2 on the green lawn of the University Stadium, which witnessed the revival of the felines after starting the game with two goals behind.
The beast continues to show that his style of play under the command of Ariel Holan continues to give results, as a result of the connection that exists in the Argentine’s starting eleven. Its extremes are those that at the moment stand out with much improvement in the championship, among them, Elijah Hernandez, who on his return with the Esmeraldas tries to return to being the figure he became, before his departure to Cruz Azul.
The Mexican did a lot of damage behind Tigres. Apart from being the first to open the cards during the game, he managed to dance calmly to the line of three that Miguel “Piojo” Herrera lined up. In a first action he received a ball in the area of Nahuel Guzmán and eluded Hugo Ayala and Carlos Salcedo, but when he was facing the Argentine he failed in his definition.
Minutes later he would have a next chance but he failed again in his attempt. He recovered half an hour into the game by pushing a combed ball, which increased Leon’s safety, because a few seconds later Angel Mena received the ball and crossed his shot to overtake León by 0-2. However, the Ecuadorian went from being a hero to a villain.
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He had the opportunity of a double from the point of sighs but his shot went wide of Nahuel’s cabin, as a circumstance Raymundo Fulgencio Román took advantage of the opportunity and in a center to the far post he scored the discount, in a superb definition and soon bounce .
Emotions were on the surface during the 90 minutes. No fan stopped looking at the ball. The illusion of a tie was close for the Auriazules that the “Volcano” exploded even more when Jorge Antonio Pérez Durán signaled a penalty for Tigres, after observing a foul by Rodolfo Cota on the arrival of André-Pierre Gignac, who returned to activity in Liga MX after recovering from his injury.
However, the VAR people asked the whistler to review the play, because instead of a penalty it was a foul in favor of León, which proceeded and the opportunity from eleven meters ended for the people of Monterrey, who did not stop fighting and in time of compensation Luis Quinones He fitted the tie that gave the Tigres a point at the University to stay in 4th place with 13 points. León will sleep as sub-leader with 15 points, waiting for what Toluca does, who could surpass him tomorrow.