The Chivas de Guadalajara of the Serbian-Spanish coach Veljko Paunovic maintained their upward trend in the Clausura of Mexican soccer, beating this Saturday 2-1 against the UNAM Cougars in his own stadium.
Daniel Rios and Carlos Cisneros They converted for Guadalajara, opportune before the defensive mistakes of the university students, who discounted with a goal from the Argentine Juan Ignacio Dinenno.
Chivas took the lead with a header from Ríos in the 6th minute off a pass from Robert Alvarado and decided the victory in minute 33 with a headshot from Cisneroswho took advantage of the poor mark, in a corner kick.
For the second part, the home team let go of several offensive opportunities until in 76 money made his sex goal of the year, header to pass Paul Monroy.
The cougars they fought, but the Chivas they stood up well to the defense and stopped the home team that at the last minute suffered the expulsion of the Brazilian Diogo de Oliveira.
Guadalajara added three points that lifted the team to fourth place in the standings with four wins, three draws, one loss and 15 points, six less than the Montereywhich this Saturday beat Necaxa 2-1.
The Argentines Rogelio Funes Mori and German Berterame they scored for Monterrey, which reached seven consecutive victories and the Spanish Edgar Méndez discounted for Necaxa.
Monterey has seven wins, one loss and 21 points, two more than the UANL Tigers1-0 winners of Atlas.
The Argentinian Nicholas Ibanez he converted the goal with which the Tigers secured the victory, in a duel of alternating dominance in which both teams let go of scoring opportunities.
In the other match this Saturday, Argentine Lucas González saved a 1-1 draw for Santos Laguna at the home of San Luis, who had taken the lead with a goal from Argentine naturalized German Mateo Klimowicz.
The eighth day began this Friday, when Cruz Azul ended its streak of poor results, beating Puebla 1-3, and León drew 0-0 at the Juárez FC stadium.
This Saturday the Pumas UNAM will receive the Chivas de Guadalajara of the Serbian-Spanish coach Veljko Paunovic and on Sunday they will play Querétaro-Mazatlán, América-Tijuana and Pachuca-Toluca.