By: José Antonio López Ceballos & Julio Ayala
Photos: José López
August 8, 2019
Torreon, Coah. Mexico.- Two decades that Puebla cannot beat Santos in Torreón, and at the end of the day four the roadmen continued with their bad streak.
Negative streak for history and because it only has one point this season, product of the draw against the chivas of Guadalajara. However Santos Laguna takes an excellent step by hitting 4 goals to 1 to the Camoteros of the “Chelis” at the Corona Stadium in Torreón, Coah.
Club Santos took advantage on the scoreboard in the first half with annotations from Ulises Rivas in the 15th minute and Julio Furch who scored his double (min 29 right-footed and 48-minute penalty)
Before the end of the first half, Matías Alustiza scored through a penalty the only goal of Puebla, the result of a lack of Doria within the area, which was reviewed in the VAR leaving the game for the warriors to play the entire second part with 10 men However, initiated the last 45 minutes of the game, a lack of Nestor Glass in the area caused the Argentine striker Furch, put the momentary 3 to 1 in the match.
At 89 Diego Valdés who finishes with the right from the left side of the inside of the area below, next to the left stick and scores the final 4-1, placing Santos as leader of the MX League with 12 points and also being the best offensive and defensive of the campaign, with 12 goals in favor and 2 against.
Next Friday, Puebla will open day five of the tournament when it receives at the Cuauhtémoc al Pachuca stadium, while the warriors will travel to Aguascalientes to face the Necaxa on Sunday, August 18.