The Tournament Grita México Apertura 2021 of the Liga MX has entered its final phase and promises to continue giving surprises while the quarterfinals of the Liguilla are played. Saturday's games had already confirmed the top two finishers, while this Sunday the semi-final table was completely defined.
In the first turn of this Saturday, the Capital Classic took place, where Pumas UNAM appeared before Club América on the Azteca Stadium field and gave the surprise. Two annotations by Washington Corozo, one by Higor Meritao, plus an Alan Mozo dressed as a hero, gave 3 to 1 to those led by Andrés Lillini who continue to surprise after their bad season.
Later it was the turn of the rematch between Atlas and Rayados de Monterrey at the Jalisco Stadium, after the equality of the first leg. A penalty goal by Julio Furch and another by Poncho González determined the tie and a ticket for the Rojinegros for better position in the table. There the first semifinal crossing was defined: Atlas vs. Pumas.
This Sunday the actions continued with the confrontation between Tigres UANL and Santos Laguna on the field of the University Stadium, and with a goal 8 minutes from the end, the locals qualified, who will face León, who did his homework against Puebla in the Nou Camp of Guanajuato Stadium.
Liga MX: How were the crosses with today's games?
- Atlas vs Pumas
- Tigres vs León
Liga MX: Who is the last champion of the competition?
The last Liga MX champion is not even among the top 4 of this contest. This is Cruz Azul, who fell 4 to 1 in the playoff against Monterrey.