Led by Jesús Corona and Carlos Rotondi, La Machina defeated América 2–1 to play the final of the cup for Mexico against Chivas.
Jesus Crowne and Rodolfo Rotondi they gave blue Cross an important victory against America But cup for mexico 2-1, for which they will play the final of the tournament against shivaz next Friday. The experienced goalkeeper and Argentine midfielder was a machine figure and punished a young classic who set the Nemesio Díaz stadium pitch on fire.
Las Águilas were left to play at least one final in 2022, the last chance before the Clausura 2023 preparatory tournament, when they finished in the semi-finals in both Liga MX tournaments during the year.
Eliminated for many and unnecessary in the goal of the machine, ‘Chuy’ Corona He showed that at the age of 41, he has the level to hold three positions in a big team. for his part, round He showed throughout the tournament that he is the main driver of Raul Gutierrez’s team.
Corona He returned to his form and fired three dangerous balls that were almost sung goals for the American team, which dominated the game with gusto, but did not have the impact that could lead them to the final and play against. shivaz,
opposite case, round He took advantage of how weak and distracted the Copa defense was to show that he had what it took to carry the weight of the team on his back. The Argentine had no mercy on Oscar Jimenez and fired at him the first time he got the chance. Néstor Araujo and Sebástián Cáceres paid the price for the South American’s pace.
Although the discussion about the starting goalkeeper America Continuing on, the two goals he conceded were not Jimenez’s fault, as Michael Estrada scored the second from the penalty mark with a high charge past the goalkeeper into the top right corner.
Malagon entered the complement and debuted with cream-blue colors. He was careful and did not pose much danger, because although blue Cross He scored three one-on-one goals against both goalkeepers in 90 minutes, he didn’t know how to take advantage of them.
Corona He could no longer avoid a layoff from Salvador Reyes, who defined that as he pumped in one-on-one and pressured the light-blue team, which held each storm of the cream-blue onslaught firmly. .
Finally, if not for Corona, blue Cross will not see shivaz next Friday at Akron Stadium in the final game of cup for mexico, Young Classic was light blue and round And ‘chuy’ were their figures.