Mexican League Roundup, Oct. 17

Argentine midfielder Gabriel Pereyra scored twice as Puebla
rallied for a 2-2 draw against America on Sunday in the Mexican
Apertura championship.

Pereyra scored with headers in the 25th and 82nd as Puebla
stayed in contention for the postseason.

Daniel Marquez opened the scoring for America in the ninth and
then added a strike in the 40th.

It was the second draw in a row for America, which has 17 points
from 12 rounds and is second in Group 2.

Also Sunday, Pumas defeated Jaguares 1-0 thanks to a goal from
Argentine striker Martin Bravo in the 32nd. Pumas are second in
Group 3 with 18 points, while Jaguares fell to third with 16.

After the first 12 rounds, Cruz Azul tops the league standings
with 28 points, followed by unbeaten Monterrey with 26 and Santos
with 19.