Juarez City.- Dario Lezcano started as a starter and capped off the night by scoring two goals in Bravos de Juarez’s 3-0 win over Zolos de Tijuana in Matchday 2 of the Clausura 2023 Liga MX this Saturday.
In front of 11,921 fans in the stands of the Benito Juarez Stadium, the Juarez team added their first three points of the tournament after starting the previous week with a loss.
Paraguayan Lezcano once again saw himself as the player who won the fans’ love, not only for the two goals he scored tonight, but also for the work he did during the 85 minutes on the pitch, in which He was seen protecting the ball with his back to the goal and struggling to recover it in the front zone.
The first goal of the match came via a penalty on 13 minutes, after the referee marked a handball inside the area. Jesús Dueñas was in charge of collecting the ball and placing it to the right of goalkeeper José Rodríguez, who went the other way.
Five minutes later, Xolos’ arrival was dangerous with a cross sent in from the right wing, but Alejandro Arribas fought his way out of the penalty area and sent a corner kick. In the play, the defender of the Juarez team was slightly beaten.
The game fell into a rut with few goal moves in both goals, until in the 30th minute, Alan Medina sent a long drop down the right cross which Lezcano tried to finish off with a Chilean kick, but the ball went wide.
In the 33rd minute, Bravos scored a corner kick from the right. Lezcano went back, gave the ball a spin and placed it close to Rodríguez’s right post.
In the extra time of the first half, Alfredo Talavera dressed as a hero and carried the ball practically on the goal line until Lucas Rodríguez’s shot.
In the first minute of the second half, the Xolos were somewhat aggressive in search of goal, but on 53′ Bravos took a corner kick from the right, Lezcano finished in the center of the area and this time sent the ball into the goal. Behind the net attached to the left post.
The next day the Bravos visit Tuzos del Pachuca.