Tigres show claws against Atlante

Tigres moved into second in the fledgling Mexican Apertura table

with a 2-1 comeback win over Atlante.

The visitors went ahead with a 50th minute goal from Esteban

Peredes but Lucas Lobos (75) and Hugo Ayala (85) ensured victory

for Tigres.

Atlas defeated 10-man Pachuca 3-0 to sit third in the table.

Luis Sandoval gave Atlas the lead after 50 minutes before the

home side had Jose Torres sent off 17 minutes later.

Atlas made the most of their man advantage to score further

goals through Hector Mancilla and a late Paulo Da Silva own


Christian Benitez scored twice for Club America in a 4-2 win

over Jaguares, Juan Carlos Medina and Antonio Lopez getting the

other goals for the home side.

Luis Rey and Leonardo Bedolla scored for the league’s bottom


Javier Orozco Penuelas scored a late winner for Cruz Azul who

defeated San Luis 2-1.

Mariano Pavone opened the scoring for Cruz Azul after 16 minutes

before Michael Orozco (54) equalised only for Orozco Penuelas to

grab a late winner.