Apertura 2017 Week 2 Statistics

Atlas moved into first place with their 2-1 victory against Pumas UNAM, while León dropped into last after their 3-1 loss to Toluca.

In the relegation fight, Veracruz dropped into last place in the Tabla de Cociente after their 1-0 loss to Monterrey, while rivals Querétaro also lost, Puebla drew, and Lobos BUAP won.

The best attacking record belongs to Tigres UANL and Lobos, with six goals each, followed by Atlas with five. Meanwhile, Pachuca, Tijuana, and Veracruz are all still goalless this season.

In total, 21 goals were scored in Jornada 2 for an average of 2.3 per game.

In terms of individual goalscoring, Enner Valencia (Tigres) still leads the league with his three goals, followed by Matías Alustiza (Puebla), Jesús Isijara (Necaxa), Julian Quiñones (Lobos), Édgar Méndez (Cruz Azul), Fernando Uribe (Toluca), and Cecilio Domínguez (América), who all have two.

On the other end of the field, the best defensive record belongs to Necaxa and Monterrey, who have yet to concede a goal, followed by Atlas, Tigres, Cruz Azul, Toluca, América, Chivas, and Morelia, who have all allowed one. The worst defenses are Puebla’s and León’s, with six goals against, followed by Querétaro’s with four.

On the disciplinary side of things, the referees handed out 44 yellows and seven reds, to Cruz Azul, Chivas, Monterrey, América, Necaxa, Tijuana, and Tigres. Atlas tops the Fair Play table with their two yellows (tied for fewest in the league) and no reds, while Cruz Azul is at the foot of the Fair Play standings with their seven yellows (the most in the league) and one red.

The total announced attendance for Jornada 2 was 226,332, for an average of 25,148 per game. Monterrey vs Veracruz in the Estadio BBVA Bancomer drew the biggest crowd, of 46,130, while just 12,067 were in the Estadio Cuauhtémoc to see Puebla vs Morelia.

League and relegation standings

Apertura 2017 League Table

# Team W T L GF GA GD Points
1 Atlas 2 0 0 5 1 +4 6
2 Necaxa 2 0 0 3 0 +3 6
3 Tigres UANL 1 1 0 6 1 +5 4
4 Lobos BUAP 1 1 0 6 2 +4 4
5 Cruz Azul 1 1 0 3 1 +2 4
6 Toluca 1 1 0 3 1 +2 4
7 Monterrey 1 1 0 1 0 +1 4
8 América 1 0 1 2 1 +1 3
9 Pumas UNAM 1 0 1 2 2 0 3
10 Querétaro 1 0 1 1 4 -3 3
11 Santos Laguna 0 2 0 3 3 0 2
12 Chivas de Guadalajara 0 2 0 1 1 0 2
13 Monarcas Morelia 0 2 0 1 1 0 2
14 Puebla 0 1 1 1 6 -5 1
15 Pachuca 0 0 2 0 3 -3 0
16 Tijuana 0 0 2 0 3 -3 0
17 Veracruz 0 0 2 0 3 -3 0
18 León 0 0 2 1 6 -5 0

Key: W–wins, T–ties, L–losses; GF–goals for, GA–goals against, GD–goal difference

Tabla de Cociente – Relegation Zone

# Team Points Games Average
13 Santos Laguna 88 70 1.2571
14 Cruz Azul 86 70 1.2286
15 Puebla 86 70 1.2286
16 Querétaro 83 70 1.1857
17 Atlas 82 70 1.1714
18 Veracruz 74 70 1.0571

 

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