Apertura 2017 Week 4 Statistics

Monterrey moved into first place with their 4-1 win against Chivas de Guadalajara, while Tijuana remained last despite their 1-1 draw with Puebla.

Monterrey, Toluca, and Cruz Azul remain unbeaten this season, while Santos Laguna, Monarcas Morelia, Chivas, Puebla, and Tijuana are all still winless.

In the relegation fight, Veracruz is still last in the Tabla de Cociente despite their 2-3 win against Santos Laguna, while relegation rivals Atlas lost, Puebla drew, and Querétaro won.

The best attacking record belongs to Lobos BUAP, with nine goals scored, followed by Monterrey and Tigres with eight each. The worst attack is Tijuana’s, with just one goal for, followed by Puebla with two.

In total, 24 goals were scored in Jornada 4 for an average of 2.67 per game.

In terms of individual goalscoring, Nicolás Castillo (Pumas UNAM) leads the league with his four goals, followed by Avilés Hurtado (Monterrey), Cecilio Domínguez (América), Julian Quiñones (Lobos), Matías Alustiza (Atlas), and Enner Valencia (Tigres), who all have three.

On the other end of the field, the best defensive record belongs to Monterrey, with just one goal against, followed by América with two. The worst defense is Puebla’s, with nine goals given up, followed by León with eight.

On the disciplinary side of things, the referees handed out 36 yellow cards and two reds, to América and Lobos. Morelia tops the Fair Play table with their seven yellows and no reds, while América is at the foot of the Fair Play standings with their 11 yellows and two reds. Veracruz has received the fewest cautions to date, with five, while Cruz Azul has the most, with 13. América and Puebla are tied for most reds.

The total announced attendance for Jornada 4 was 231,344 for an average of 25,705 per game. Atlas vs América in the Estadio Jalisco drew the biggest crowd, of 49,313, while just 8,124 were in the Estadio Cuauhtémoc to see Puebla vs Tijuana.

League and relegation standings

Apertura 2017 League Table

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

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 89 72 1.2261
14 Cruz Azul 88 72 1.2222
15 Querétaro 87 72 1.2083
16 Puebla 87 72 1.2083
17 Atlas 82 72 1.1389
18 Veracruz 80 72 1.1111
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