The story of Cruz Azul is a side full of controversy and drama. This Sunday, August 14, a rare day for La Maquina home games, Diego Aguirre His worst performance at the helm -so far MX League. However, beyond the function of the sky, arbitration can alleviate controversy and misfortune 3-2 loss to Toluca.
Introductions, goals, penalties, cautions and dismissals… The game had it all. The opening was structured with the introduction of Argentina Ramiro Funes Mori Defense and then his target; Escobar donned the goalkeeper shirt, and beyond protecting his team as a defender, he also did it as a goalkeeper. It was a festival.
A tough game started at Azteca
The teams took 15 minutes to stay on the court. The Red Devils were the first to knock on the door: Sebastian Jurado He saved from a powerful shot Leo Fernandez.
The home team regained control and opened the scoring. What was the seal of the house? Paul AguilarAppeared again, but now with Funs Mori: The Argentine scored his first with a header that beat the goalkeeper Thiago Volpi.
Charles Rodondi He presented the table with a perfect center to his partner, Only Ramiro gets up and connects the ball with the head.
Then the heavenly joy disappeared Eric Lyra He lost the ball in midfield and the crimsons put together a counter-attack, Jean Menezes He received her and leaned Leo Fernandezwho took her to the small area before marking funsmori, A cross-service for definition Menstruation And 1-1.
Ground Aztec It became hell machine. The first flash was a monumental failure Uriel Antuna Before the curve JamesSky-Blue had an open frame for a cross shot, but he hit the ball hard and it ended up on the sideline.
Flip that Red Devils Thanks to the play “Falled”. Fernando Navarro; served Marcel Ruiz And he was unconcerned with marking Funs MoriWho fell on the grass, then Julio Cesar Dominguez As a bystander- saw the frame fall.
It’s a good savings concert
The second half started with Toluca challenging The jury. Fernando Navarro He took the goalkeeper to the boundary with two shots from close range which Cephas made an extraordinary save.
On the other hand, Wolby He did his thing. Again Antona Complicity seeks its target Charlie RodriguezHowever, the Brazil goalkeeper avoided light blue joy.
Huescas, The Promise of the Celestial Complex
When all seemed to end in a Crimson victory, Rodrigo Huesca Appears from the back third of the court with a ball that has already been discarded Thiago Volpi, He pumped it into the net.
A comeback seemed possible engine, With 10 minutes on the clock; However, another dramatic chapter in the club’s history was written, unsuccessfully Gonzalo Carneiro vs Wolby, Prelude to what turned out to be a controversial closure.
A penalty was awarded The jury On that day Hared Ortega, the doorman gave him a blow. The play was reviewed Fernando Hernandez Gomez Who decides the maximum punishment?
Everything was confusing. The players said and Aguirre went to the VAR booth behind the whistle; Immediate discharge. The jury is also out. A negative balance developed with warnings that Rivero and Baca. As if that wasn’t enough, five changes have already been made, the goalkeeper Jesus is the crown Can’t log in anymore, so John Escobar On the gloves.
Once order is restored, Camilo Sanvesso He was put eleven paces away, and he paid without any trouble Escobar Defeated: 3-2 to the visitors at the Azteca Stadium.
Six minutes of injury time and Cruz Azul were back in front, albeit a man down. Nothing to lose. It hasn’t been successful, and with 16 goals allowed, it’s already a poor defense Queretaro And this the lion.