León struggled in several passages of the match against América on the 14th of Guardians Tournament 2020 of Liga MX, but in the end he won a 3-2 victory at the Victoria Stadium in Aguascalientes and leads the championship alone.
Fernando Navarro, at 23 ′, made it 1-0 for the Fiera, but the Eagles turned the score around with goals from Sebastián Córdova (35 ′) and Henry Martín (41 ′). At the end of the first half, Jean Meneses scored the equality for León at 45 + 2 ′.
In the second half, the local team had more options to convert and it was achieved through Luis Montes at 50 ′, after a pass from Ángel Mena. From then on, the scoreboard would not move and the victory went to those of Guanajuato, who had the Peruvian Pedro Aquino for ninety minutes.
With this result, León reached 33 points, six more than his guard, Pumas de la UNAM. America, for its part, remained in the fifth box with 25 units. The next day, the scarlet team will visit Puebla, while the American team will do the same at home against Atlas.
León 3-2 América: summary and goals of the game
Final. León keeps the three points after tracing the match to America.
90 + 3 ′ Yellow card for Pedro Aquino (León).
90 ′ The referee adds four minutes as compensation time.
74 ′ Close the fourth goal! Emanuel Gigliotti (León) defines first before the departure of goalkeeper Jimpenez, but his shot goes astray near the left post of the opposite goal. America was saved.
64 ′ Luis Reyes (América) wins the yellow card for a foul very close to his area. Dangerous free kick for the Lion.
62 ′ Yellow card for Santiago Cáseres (América) for a foul against Jean Meneses (León).
50′ Gooooooooooooooooooooooooooooal from León!
When it seemed that the ball was leaving the court, Ángel Mena serves a pass for Luis Montes, who only in front of the goal does not forgive and puts the Fiera forward again.
The second half starts!
It is time to rest. León and América have given an entertaining first half, with goals and good plays.
47′ Gooooooooooooooooooooooooooooal from León!
Jean Meneses, with an action very similar to that of Navarro in the first goal, scores the tie for the scarlet team.
41′ Gooooooooooooooooooooooooooo from America!
Henry Martin receives the ball in the León area completely unbranded and only has to push it to turn the result at the Victoria stadium.
35′ Gooooooooooooooooooooooooooo from America!
Sebastián Córdova heads to the ground and the ball is introduced through the left side of the goal defended by goalkeeper Rodolfo Cota.
30 ′ Yellow card for Fernando Navarro (León) for stopping Nico Benedetti (América) with a foul.
23′ Gooooooooooooooooooooooooal from León!
Fernando Navarro defines the post furthest from goalkeeper Jiménez when he came out to shorten the space. The Fiera wins 1-0.
22 ′ Shot by Luis Montes (León) from the edge of the area that goes over the arch of Óscar Jiménez (América)
15 ′ The dizzying pace of the first minutes has calmed down a bit in this section. Now both teams do not advance their lines so much and seek to reach the opposite area at the tip of passes and long centers.
8 ′ Sensational save by Jiménez! A good collective move by León ends with Fernando Navarro’s shot, but the reaction of the goalkeeper from America was better. Corner for the locals.
6 ′ Corner kick in favor of León that ends in a counterattack for América. Jorge Sánchez loses the ball in the Fiera field and the local team recovers. Now the greens win a free kick.
1 ′ America scares before the minute of play is complete! A shot that William Tesillo (León) sent to the corner, a shot at the post from América and an intervention by goalkeeper Rodolfo Cota saved the home team from losing.
The ball is already rolling at the Victoria Stadium in Aguascalientes!
Leon vs. America LIVE: confirmed lineups
Lion: Rodolfo Cota, Fernando Navarro, William Tesillo, Jaine Barreiro, Osvaldo Rodríguez, Luis Montes, Ángel Mena, Jean Meneses, Pedro Aquino, José Ramírez, Emanuel Gigliotti.
America: America: Óscar Jiménez, Luis Fuentes, Jorge Sánchez, Santiago Cáseres, Giovani Dos Santos, Nicolas Benedetti, Luis Reyes, Sebastián Córdova, Richard Sánchez, Henry Martín, Federico Viñas.
León vs. America by Fox Sports 2
Narration: Raúl Orvañanos
Comments: Antonio Valls – Daniel Brailovsky
Leon vs. America by Claro Sports
Narration: Nicolás Romay – Antonio Moreno
Comments: Joaquín Beltrán – Alejandro Orvañanos
Leon vs. America LIVE: match preview
Lion Y America will star in the most attractive duel of matchday 19 of Guard1anes Tournament of Liga MX. While the first seeks to consolidate at the top of the table, the second hopes to add three to continue hunting the leader.
Despite the fact that the Miguel ‘Piojo’ Herrera He is one of the favorites to win the title, he does not have a good time in the local tournament since he is in fifth place with 25 units, in addition to reaching this duel with two consecutive draws against Cruz Azul (0-0) and Pumas (2-2). In addition, he will not be able to count on Aguilar, Cáseres and Ochoa because they are in recovery. In the Guard1anes Tournament, America has seven wins, four draws and only two losses.
For his part, León lives another reality in the contest. The team of our compatriot Pedro Aquino He marches in first place with 30 units and has obtained four victories in a row, so he will seek to gain a victory to escape his pursuer Pumas, with 27.
In their last presentation, they suffered more than necessary against Mazatlan, but in the end they made respect for the locality thanks to the goals of Jean Meneses and Ángel Mena, so against America they will try to repeat their same performance.
Leon vs. America LIVE: match sheet
|MATCH||LEON VS. AMERICA|
|When do they play?||Monday, October 19, 2020|
|Where?||Victoria Stadium of Aguascalientes|
|What time?||9.00 p. m. (hora peruana)|
|On what channel?||Fox Sports and MARCA Claro Sports|
Leon vs. America LIVE: match schedules
- Perú: 9.00 p. m.
- United States: 9.00 pm
- Colombia: 9.00 p. m.
- Chile: 11.00 p. m.
- Argentina: 11.00 p. m.
- Spain: 4.00 am (the next day)
- Ecuador: 9.00 p. m.
- Bolivia: 10.00 p. m.
- Venezuela: 10.00 p. m.
- Paraguay: 10.00 p. m.
- Brasil: 11.00 p. m.
- Uruguay: 11.00 p. m.
- México: 9.00 p. m.
America vs. León: where do you televise the game?
- Argentina: Marca Claro, Claro Sports
- Bolivia: Claro Sports, Marca Claro
- Chile: Claro, Claro Sports brand
- Colombia: Claro Sports, Claro Brand
- Ecuador: Marca Claro, Claro Sports
- Mexico: Claro Sports, Fox Sports 2 Cono Norte, FOX Play Norte, Marca Claro
- Paraguay: Marca Claro, Claro Sports
- Peru: Claro Brand, Claro Sports
- United States: TUDN.com, TUDN USA, TUDN App
- Uruguay: Claro Brand, Claro Sports
- Venezuela: Fox Sports 2 Norte Cono, Marca Claro, FOX Play Norte, Claro Sports
Leon vs. America LIVE: probable alignments
Lion: Alfonso Blanco, Yairo Moreno, William Tesillo, Jaine Barreiro, Fernando Navarro; David Ramírez, Luis Montes, Pedro Aquino, Ángel Mena; Emanuel Gigliotti and Nicolás Sosa
DT: Marcos Ignacio Ambriz
America: Óscar Jiménez; Luis Fuentes, Luis Reyes, Alonso Escoboza, Ramón Juárez; Nicolás Benedetti, Richard Sánchez, Sebastián Córdova; Giovani Dos Santos, Henry Martín and Federico Viñas
DT: Miguel Herrera
Leon vs. America LIVE: previous matches
Leon 0-0 America | 07/27/19
Leon 0-1 America | 05/19/19
America 0-1 Leon | 05/16/19
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