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Disciplinary Report: Clausura 2019 Week 16

The Disciplinary Committee has suspended eight players and two coaches in the aftermath of this weekend’s Jornada 16 games.

Tigres UANL coach Ricardo Ferretti and Puebla coach José Luis Sánchez Solá were both given one-game suspensions for insulting and/or showing a lack of respect towards players or members of the coaching staff after the pair were involved in an altercation.

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Pachuca vs Atlas – Jornada 16 Recap and Highlights

Pachuca had a goal disallowed but still did enough to beat 9-man Atlas 1-0. The result gives the Tuzos eight consecutive home wins, keeping them perfect in the Estadio Hidalgo and guaranteeing them a playoff spot, while the Rojinegros have now lost three in a row.

The star of the game was VAR, which intervened on several notable occasions. The first VAR incident came in the 6th minute; following review, the yellow card given to Andrés Andrade for a hard tackle on Jorge Hernández was changed to a straight red, leaving the visitors with 10 just minutes into the game.

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León vs Atlas – Jornada 15 Recap and Highlights

León added to their record winning streak with a 5-2 victory against Atlas. The result is a 12th-straight win for La Fiera, while the Rojinegros have now lost two in a row.

León came out attacking and they kept the pressure on Atlas; José Hernández made several saves to keep Atlas in the game, but he couldn’t stop Ángel Mena in the 15th minute. Rubens Sambueza sent a cross to the far post and Mena ran in to stab the ball home: 1-0.

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Atlas vs Necaxa – Jornada 14 Recap and Highlights

In a game that finished 10 vs 10, Necaxa picked up a 1-2 away win against Atlas. The result gives the Rayos three wins in their last four, while snapping a two-game winning streak for the Rojinegros.

Necaxa controlled the game from start to finish as Atlas continued to struggle to put on consistent performances at home. The Rayos had several early chances, with both the woodwork and the goalkeeper working hard to keep them off the board. But their persistence paid off in the 26th minute, when Fernando González made it 0-1 for the visitors.

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Veracruz vs Atlas – Jornada 13 Recap and Highlights

A late goal gave Atlas a 0-1 road victory against Veracruz on Friday night. The result keeps the Tiburones Rojos winless in the Clausura and rooted to the foot of the table, while the Rojinegros have picked up back-to-back victories.

Veracruz had the better of the run of play in the first half, but their anemic offense couldn’t find the breakthrough; the Tiburones have been shut out in 10 of their 13 league games this season. Cristian Menéndez came closest with his 12th minute effort, but Anderson Santamaría cleared it away.

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Atlas vs Santos Laguna – Jornada 12 Recap and Highlights

Atlas grabbed a late goal to earn a 1-0 victory against Santos Laguna on Friday night. The result snaps a six-game losing streak for the Rojinegros, while giving the Laguneros back-to-back losses and keeping them winless in four.

The first half started off slowly, with little intensity. Atlas struggled to find clear chances in the final third, while Santos controlled possession but were unable to do much with it until the final few minutes. In the 37th, Brayan Garnica had a chance but Jesús Gómez cleared the ball off the line.

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Disciplinary Report: Clausura 2019 Week 10

The Disciplinary Committee has suspended three players in the aftermath of this weekend’s Jornada 10 games.

Juan Pablo Vigón of Atlas, Efraín Velarde of Monarcas Morelia, and Alan Acosta of Puebla were all given one-game suspensions for receiving two yellow cards in the same game.

Atlas vs Cruz Azul – Jornada 10 Recap and Highlights

Cruz Azul continued their climb up the table with a 0-2 away win against Atlas. The result gives La Máquina back-to-back wins and keeps them unbeaten in three, while the Rojinegros have now lost five in a row.

The visitors came out attacking and had their first good chance in the 3rd minute, but Milton Caraglio couldn’t get his header on target. That was a sign of things to come, though, as Atlas was unable to deal with Cruz Azul’s pressure.

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Disciplinary Report: Clausura 2019 Week 9

The Disciplinary Committee has suspended six players and opened an investigation into a coach in the aftermath of this weekend’s Jornada 9 games.

Bruno Valdez of América and Colin Kazim-Richards of Veracruz were given one-game suspensions for receiving two yellow cards in the same game, while Daniel Arreola of Puebla was suspended for yellow-card accumulation after receiving his fifth caution of the season.

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Atlas vs Tigres UANL – Jornada 8 Recap and Highlights

A stoppage-time penalty kick gave Tigres UANL the 0-1 away win against Atlas on Friday night. The result keeps the universitarios unbeaten on the road and lifts them into first place – pending the rest of this weekend’s games – while the Rojinegros have now lost three in a row.

Atlas came out attacking as they looked to halt their poor run of form. In the 8th minute, Nahuel Guzmán gave up a rebound that Juan Pablo Vigón pounced on, but his shot went over the bar. Facundo Barceló then had a chance from a header, but he couldn’t find the target.

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