Chivas defeats the Xolos with a goal from Roberto Alvarado in a double header
Chivas I got a precious and complex victory against Xolos from Tijuana Within the opening double day 2023 date 5 with a view of Roberto “Luz” Alvarado And that it would have been crushed if not for the goalkeeper Tony Rodriguez Akron Stadium in Guadalajara.
The first rhythm was entirely from Chivas, but they again suffered from a lack of strength, the same thing that appeared and exacerbated in the last League Cup 2023, which extended as the Mexican League resumed its last date in a tie against the Braves.
Roberto Alvarado had a chance to open the account in the 6th minute with a cross on the grass from the left that Tonio Rodriguez made a save and prevented the score from opening at Akron.
Two minutes later Gilbert Orozco He finished the game with a header after a corner kick went just over the side of the goal against the Herd’s insistence on first place with an advantage on the board.
In the 42nd minute, Francisco Contreras touched the penalty area in a struggle for the ball with Ricardo Marin. “Pocho” Guzman He attacked with his right foot which Pepe Tonio covered with his left, a true sporting revenge by a goalkeeper who made his third key save in just the first half.
With a man in front, Chivas wasted no time attacking hard in the second half in search of that goal that Tonio Rodriguez denied them; Alexis Vega wanted to surprise with a powerful strike from the grass plane that went to one side of the goal in another warning of danger, but without result, from the herd.
Roberto “Biogo” Alvarado, who gave the first call of the match, managed this time with a broken serve from “Uso” Gonzalez, who controlled the small area and pinpointed a cross between Pepe’s legs. Tonio Rodriguez in the 67th minute.
Two minutes later, “Polo” Bressinho scored with a header after a corner kick, but it was disallowed due to a previous foul in the penalty area after pressing his mark to keep the score at 1-0 and it could have been done. 2-0 had it not been for Tonio Rodriguez, who blocked Yael Padilla in his last breaths.
Preference was maintained until the final whistle and with it Chivas He reached 13 points to continue his absolute lead for the 2023 Apertura tournament in what was his third straight home win in the MX League. The next match will be against Santos Laguna in Torreon.
ZulusFor his part, he remains four units and three matches without a win on the road in Liga MX. His next engagement will be to Mazatlan on the border.