UNAM pouches He lost 0-2 against UANL Tigers, in friendly game held in Compass Stadium, this American city.
With the intention of maintaining the pace of the game before the break in 2018 Apertura the tournament of League MX of football too Date FIFA, Pumas from UNAM and Tigres UANL They saturated forces and took the comparison seriously.
Without the presence of the Brazilian coach Ricardo Ferretti, who temporarily lead to the Mexican national team, the Monterrey team began with the best they had, with Nahuel Guzmán in goal, Israel Jiménez, Juninho, Hugo Ayala, Eduardo Tercero, Francisco Meza, Guido Pizarro, Rafael de Souza, Damián Torres, Eduardo Vargas and André-Pierre Gignac.
For his part, the helmsman David Patiño He did not stay behind and set goalkeeper Miguel Fraga as goalkeeper Diego Rosales, Alejandro Arribas, Rodrigo Gonzalez, Rosario Cota, Kevin Escamilla, David Cabrera, Juan Iturbe, Alan Acosta, Matias Alustiza and Carlos Gonzalez.
National University Club wrote a better start to the game, Alustiza and Carlos González they could disturb the rival, in combination with the pressure exerted from the first moments, but without achieving the goal of Nahuel Guzmán
Tigres went forward 1-0 in 21 minutes when they met Chilean Eduardo Vargas and the French Gignac to create the wall that left only the Andes to overcome Miguel Fraga. At the end of the first chapter, Juan Iturbe generated two chances for the capital, who was looking for a draw.
In addition, there were several changes in both squads and Gignac made it 2-0 with a shot that hit the post and ended at the bottom of the net so that victory would be beneficial to those led by Miguel Mejía Barón.
In the last minutes Gignac was expelled and Alustiza released the clearest opportunity of the discount for Pumas, in a game that did not have anything friendly at all. Next weekend, Tigres will try to establish themselves in Liguilla and Pumas to improve their position in the table, but at the moment they will meet in the final phase of the Mexican football title.