Pachuca is the only perfect team remaining, while Querétaro, Pumas, Tigres UANL, Atlas, and Cruz Azul are all still unbeaten. With Jaguares’ victory on Sunday, every team has at least one point, but Cruz Azul, Monterrey, Necaxa, Toluca, Santos Laguna, and León are all still waiting for their first win.
Necaxa remained last in the Tabla de Cociente with their loss, while relegation rivals Veracruz also lost and Tijuana and Monarcas Morelia won.
Pachuca and Tijuana are tied for the best attacking records with eight goals to date, followed by Querétaro and Morelia with six. The worst attack belongs to Necaxa, who is still waiting for their first goal, followed by Cruz Azul, Chivas de Guadalajara, and León, who have only scored once.
In total, there were 22 goals scored in Jornada 3 for an average of 2.4 per game.
In terms of individual goalscoring, Raúl Ruidíaz (Morelia) scored a hat-trick this weekend to reach five goals on the season. He’s followed by Dayro Moreno (Tijuana) with four and then John Stefan Medina (Pachuca), Emanuel Villa (Querétaro), and Oribe Peralta (América) with three each.
On the other end of the field, Pumas and Tigres are tied for the best defensive record with zero goals allowed, followed by Pachuca, Atlas, Cruz Azul, and Necaxa, who have all allowed one. The worst defenses belong to Morelia, Santos, and León, who have all conceded six.
On the disciplinary side of things, the referees handed out 35 yellow cards and two reds, to Veracruz and América. Puebla tops the Fair Play table with their three yellows and no reds, while Veracruz and León are at the bottom of the Fair Play standings with their seven yellows and one red. Pumas have received the most yellows to date with nine.
The total announced attendance for Jornada 3 was 273,384, for an average of 30,376 per game. Monterrey vs Cruz Azul in the Estadio BBVA Bancomer drew the biggest crowd, of 50,093, while just 20,349 were in La Corregidora to see Querétaro vs Puebla.
League and relegation standings
|12||Jaguares de Chiapas||1||0||2||1||4||-3||3|
|13||Chivas de Guadalajara||1||0||2||1||5||-4||3|
Key: W–wins, T–ties, L–losses; GF–goals for, GA–goals against, GD–goal difference
Tabla de Cociente – Relegation Zone