The Pachuca Tuzos They managed to defeat the Xolos de Tijuana 2-3 thanks to a sensational hattrickcourtesy of the Mexican midfielder Erick Sanchez. For its part, Fernando Madrigal and Kevin Castaneda discounted for the table Baja California.
At the end of an exciting 45 minutes, Mexican midfielder Fernando Madrigal was in charge of opening the scoring. Thanks to a quick reaction, added to the assistance of Domingo Blanco, the Aztec ordered the ball to be saved in Carlos Moreno’s goal.
Only eight minutes had to pass in the second half for the star of the Pachuca TuzosErick Sánchez tied the scoreboard, the Mexican team dribbled until they reached the six-yard box to score the first goal of their hat trick.
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Later, at 59′ Sánchez took advantage of a cross from José Castillo and excelled with a spectacular bicycle kick goal. The Aztec midfielder surprised both teammates and rivals, exciting all the fans who were present at the Caliente Stadium.
At minute 71, Eric He completed his hat-trick after making a magnificent cut on the edge of the area and finally finishing the play with a powerful left foot, well placed to the lower right post of Toño Rodríguez.
To add even more excitement to the final minutes of the match, national midfielder Kevin Castañeda took a real stroke from the free kick in the 81st minute. The footballer from Xolos He sent a stroke over the rival barrier to send the ball to save with a buzzer-beating goal.
MAZATLAN DREAMS OF THE PLAY-IN AGAINST THE RED DEVILS
The Mazatlán Gunboats They managed to surpass the Red Devils of Toluca (1-0) thanks to a spectacular shot by the captain of the Sinaloa team: Jefferson Intriago. In this way, Ismael Rescalvo’s men get fully into the conversation of competitors for the Play-In, with hopes of advancing to the Liguilla.
The score was opened thanks to the scoring talent of Ecuadorian midfielder Jefferson Intriago, who took advantage of a sensational assist from Josué Colmán to strike down Tiago Volpi’s goal with a powerful shot. Although the Toluca goalkeeper managed to touch the ball, it had too much power so it ended up piercing the Devils’ nets.
With this marker, the Gunboats of Ismael Rescalvo managed to momentarily get into Play-In positions by climbing to eighth place with 22 points. For their part, the Red Devils They are one step below the Mazatlan with 21 units. However, they still have to wait for the results. from Club León, Santos Laguna, Puebla and Pachuca.