Atlas manages to draw 2-2 with América after recovering a 0-2 deficit. HIGHLIGHTS

GUADALAJARA. Atlas comes back against América with a goal on the J. Rodríguez 31' and a goal on the H. Martín 40'.

Atlas manages to draw 2-2 with América after recovering a 0-2 deficit. HIGHLIGHTS

GUADALAJARA. Atlas finds the way to recover against América with a goal on the J. Rodríguez 31′ and a goal on the H. Martín 40′.

The match was played at the Estadio Jalisco stadium in Guadalajara on Saturday and it started at 9:05 pm local time. The referee was Luis Enrique Santander Aguirre with the collaboration of Marco Antonio Bisguerra Mendiola and Leonardo Javier Castillo Rodríguez. The 4th official was Víctor Alfonso Cáceres Hernández. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 18.3 degrees Celsius or 64.98 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 51%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 46 Ball Possession 54
Shots
  • 9 Total 17
  • 4 On Target 5
  • 5 Off Target 6
  • 0 Shots blocked 6
  • 87 Attack 109
  • 51 Dangerous attack 65
  • 0 Ball safe 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 1 Corners 7
Fouls
  • 13 Total 9
  • 3 Yellow Cards 0
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0

Ball possession

No teams had a vastly superior advantage in terms of ball possession. Atlas was in possession of the ball for 46% of the time vs. América that controlled the ball for 54% of the time.

Attitude and shots

América was putting more pressure with 65 dangerous attacks and 19 shots of which 6 were on target. However, that was not enough América to win the match​.

Atlas shot 9 times, 5 on target, 4 off target. On the opposite side, América shot 19 times, 6 on target, 13 off target.

Cards

Atlas received 3 yellow cards (Ozziel Herrera, Jeremy Márquez and José Abella). Regarding the opposition, América didn’t receive any yellow card.

Match Timeline

31'
33'
40'
Henry Martín (goal)R. Sánchez
Brian Lozano(goal)
45'
Jeremy Márquez- sub ->Jaziel Martínez
58'
Brian Lozano(goal)Alejandro Gómez
68'
C. Trejo- sub ->Ozziel Herrera
73'
73'
73'
77'
E. Lara- sub ->Leo Suárez
77'
Jeremy Márquez- Yellow
79'
82'
Gaddi Aguirre- sub ->Julio Furch
82'
90'
90'
Luis Fuentes- sub ->Jonathan Rodríguez

Standings

After playing this match, Atlas will have 8 points like Necaxa to climb in the 15th place. On the other side, América will have 17 points to sit in the 5th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Liga MX, Atlas will play away against Atlético San Luis on the 29th of April with a 3-2 head to head stats in favor of Atlas (2 draws).

América will play away agasint Juárez on the 29th of April with a 4-1 head to head record in favor of América (2 draws).

Atlas – Formation

Atlas
G
C. Vargas 12.Colombia
7.1
D
José Abella 4.Mexico
6.9
90'
D
6.4
D
Hugo Nervo 2.Argentina
6.8
D
Alejandro Gómez 23.Mexico
6.3
73'
M
Jaziel Martínez 17.Mexico
6.7
58'
M
Aldo Rocha  26.Mexico
6.6
M
Ozziel Herrera 7.Mexico
6.4
73' 33'
M
Brian Lozano 29.Uruguay
8.4
82' Goals45', 68'
F
Julián Quiñones 33.Mexico
7.0
F
Julio Furch 9.Argentina
6.9
82'
Substitutes
G
J. Hernández 1.Mexico
D
Gaddi Aguirre 13.Mexico
82'
D
Diego Barbosa 15.Mexico
82'
D
Luis Reyes 14.Mexico
D
Aníbal Chalá 8.Ecuador
6.5
73'
M
Édgar Zaldívar 6.Mexico
M
Jeremy Márquez 18.Mexico
6.8
58' 79'
M
Jorge Guzmán 209.Mexico
F
Jesús Ocejo 20.Mexico
F
C. Trejo 28.Mexico
6.2
73'

Atlas adopted the conservative line-up (4-4-2).

The manager Benjamin Mora decided to play with the following team: Camilo Vargas (7.1), José Abella (6.9), Anderson Santamaría (6.4), Hugo Nervo (6.8), Jesús Gómez (6.3), Jonathan Herrera (6.4), Aldo Rocha (6.6), Jaziel Martínez (6.7), Brian Lozano (8.4), Julio Furch (6.9) and Julián Quiñones (7.0).

The home team had on the bench: José Hernández, Gaddi Aguirre, Diego Barbosa, Luis Reyes, Anibal Chalá (6.5), Edgar Zaldívar, Jeremy Márquez (6.8), Jorge Rodríguez, Jesús Ocejo and Christopher Trejo (6.2).

Atlas could not rely on the presence of Jeremy Márquez (injured).

Substitutions

Atlas made 5 changes: Jaziel Martínez for Ángel Márquez (58′), Ozziel Herrera for Christopher Trejo (73′), Alejandro Gómez for Anibal Chalá (73′), Julio Furch for Gaddi Aguirre (82′) and Brian Lozano for Diego Barbosa (82′).

Best player: Brian Lozano​

The player that probably impressed the most for Atlas was Brian Lozano.

His rating is (8.4) with 2 goals, 23 passes (60% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 8. He performed 6 crosses.

América – Formation

América
G
Óscar Jiménez 27.Mexico
6.4
D
Miguel Layún 19.Mexico
6.4
D
Israel Reyes 3.Mexico
7.2
D
Néstor Araújo 14.Mexico
7.3
D
S. Reyes 26.Mexico
6.2
M
Leo Suárez 32.Argentina
6.6
77'
M
R. Sánchez 20.Paraguay
8.1
M
Álvaro Fidalgo 8.Spain
6.5
77'
M
Jonathan Rodríguez 11.Uruguay
6.9
90' Goals31'
F
Diego Valdés 10.Chile
7.1
73'
F
Henry Martín  21.Mexico
7.4
Goals40'
Substitutes
G
L. Malagón 33.Mexico
D
Luis Fuentes 2.Mexico
90'
D
D
E. Lara 23.Mexico
6.6
77'
M
Pedro Aquino 5.Peru
6.6
77'
M
M
J. Damm 25.Mexico
M
Brian Rodríguez 7.Uruguay
F
Roger Martínez 9.Colombia
F
Federico Viñas 24.Uruguay
6.6
73'

Also América adopted the conservative line-up (4-4-2).

Fernando Ortiz played with: Óscar Jiménez (6.4), Miguel Layún (6.4), Israel Reyes (7.2), Néstor Araujo (7.3), Salvador Reyes (6.2), Leonardo Suárez (6.6), Richard Sánchez (8.1), Álvaro Fidalgo (6.5), Jonathan Rodríguez (6.9), Henry Martín (7.4) and Diego Valdés (7.1).

They had on the bench: Luis Malagón, Luis Fuentes, Sebastián Cáceres, Emilio Lara (6.6), Pedro Aquino (6.6), Jonathan Dos Santos, Jürgen Damm, Brian Rodríguez, Roger Martínez and Federico Viñas (6.6).

Substitutions

América made 4 changes: Diego Valdés for Federico Viñas (73′), Álvaro Fidalgo for Pedro Aquino (77′), Leo Suárez for Emilio Lara (77′) and Jonathan Rodríguez for L. Fuentes Vargas (90′).

Best player: Richard Sánchez​

Following our analysis, the most impressive player for América was Richard Sánchez.

His rating is (8.1) with 64 passes (85% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 6. He performed 3 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Liga MX.​