TOLUCA DE LERDO. Toluca finds its way back against Pumas UNAM with a goal on the J. Dinenno 36′ and a goal on the J. Gonzalez 90′. Toluca was surely superior in terms of ball possession (62%)
The match was played at the Estadio Nemesio Díez stadium in Toluca de Lerdo on Saturday and it started at 9:05 pm local time. The referee was Fernando Hernández Gómez with the support of Marco Antonio Bisguerra Mendiola and Eduardo Acosta Orea. The 4th official was Jesus Rafael Lopez Valle. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 11.4 degrees Celsius or 52.45 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 88%.
Toluca had a superior ball possession 62% while Pumas UNAM was struggling with a 38% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Toluca was more pushing with 39 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 7 were on target. Nonetheless, that was not enough Toluca to win the match.
Toluca shot 17 times, 7 on target, 10 off target. On the opposite side, Pumas UNAM shot 20 times, 8 on target, 12 off target.
Toluca received 2 yellow cards (L. Fernandez and C. Guzman). Regarding the opposition, Pumas UNAM received 4 yellow cards (L. Lopez, J. Caicedo, Dani Alves and A. Ortiz).
After this match, Toluca will have 23 points to hold in the 6th place. On the opposite side, Pumas UNAM will have 14 points to hold in the 15th place.
In the next match in the Liga MX, Toluca will host Querétaro on the 2nd of October with a 15-5 head to head stats in favor of Toluca (8 draws).
Pumas UNAM will play away agasint Juárez on the 1st of October with a 2-0 head to head statistic in favor of Pumas UNAM (4 draws).
Toluca – Formation
Toluca started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Marcos Ignacio Ambriz Espinoza decided to play with the following team: Tiago Volpi, Carlos Guzmán , Andrés Mosquera , Valber Huerta , Brayan Angulo , Claudio Baeza , Marcel Ruíz , Fernando Navarro , Leonardo Fernández , Jean Meneses and Camilo Sanvezzo .
The home team had on the bench: Gustavo Gutiérrez, Raúl López, Jorge Torres, Jorge Rodríguez, Haret Ortega, Jordan Sierra , Alan Rodríguez, Daniel Álvarez , Carlos Gonzalez and Isaias Violante.
Toluca made 5 changes: C. Guzman for J. A. Rodriguez Hernandez (87′), L. Fernandez for J. Sierra (87′), C. Sanvezzo for D. Alvarez (87′), J. Meneses for A. Rodriguez (90′) and F. Navarro for J. Torres (90′).
Best player: Jean Meneses
The most impressive player for Toluca was Jean Meneses.
His rating iswith 2 goals, 35 passes (82% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 13. He performed 1 cross.
Pumas UNAM – Formation
Pumas UNAM started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
Andrés Luciano Lillini played with: Julio González, Pablo Bennevendo , Arturo Ortiz , Nicolás Freire , Adrián Aldrete , José Caicedo , Eduardo Salvio , Dani Alves , Leonel López , Cesar Huerta and Juan Dinenno .
The following players were sitting on the bench: Gil Alcalá, Efraín Velarde, Emiliano Freyfeld, Amaury Garcia Moreno, Carlos Gutiérrez, Marco García, Diogo , Gustavo del Prete , Jorge Ruvalcaba and Santiago Trigos.
Pumas UNAM made 4 changes: E. Salvio for D. de Oliveira Barbosa (68′), L. Lopez for M. Garcia (68′), C. S. Huerta Valera for J. Ruvalcaba (84′) and P. Bennevendo for G. Del Prete (84′).
Best player: Dani Alves
The player that probably impressed the most for Pumas UNAM was Dani Alves.
His rating iswith 43 passes (83% accurate) and 6 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 6. He performed 7 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Liga MX.