Tijuana beat León by the minimum difference in the final game of Jornada 3. The result gives the Xolos their first win of the Clausura 2019 while keeping La Fiera winless and ending their unbeaten streak.
León, looking to get their first win in front of their home fans, had several chances to open the scoring, with Manuel Gibrán Lajud repeatedly called into action to keep the hosts off the board.
Chivas de Guadalajara moved into first place in the table with a 1-0 victory against Toluca. The result keeps El Rebaño perfect this season, while the Diablos Rojos suffered their first defeat.
The game started off at a good pace and Toluca had an early chance from a corner kick that surprised Raúl Gudiño and nearly ended up as an Olímpico from Pablo Barrientos. Gudiño was then called on to deny Luis Mendoza in the 16th minute as the visitors looked to take the lead.
Lobos BUAP took a 2-0 lead but couldn’t hold it as Necaxa stormed back for a 2-3 away win. The result ends the Licántropos’ perfect start to the season, while the Rayos maintained theirs.
The game started off perfectly for the hosts, who took the lead within the opening minute. Thirty-five seconds after kickoff, Leonardo Ramos bundled the ball home at the far post to make it 1-0 for Lobos.
Pumas UNAM took a 2-0 lead but failed to hold it as Atlas scored in stoppage time to secure a 2-2 draw. The result keeps the universitarios unbeaten at home but winless overall this season, while the Rojinegros remain unbeaten on the road.
Pumas came out looking to earn their first victory of the Clausura in front of their home fans, and although Atlas was organized in the back the hosts were able to take advantage of a set piece to open the scoring in the 23rd minute.
A penalty kick proved the difference in this one as Cruz Azul earned a 0-1 away win against Tigres UANL. The result ends the universitarios’ unbeaten start to the season and gives La Máquina their first win.
The hots had the first good chance of the game in the 11th minute, when they stole the ball as Cruz Azul tried to play out of the back. Julián Quiñones played in Enner Valencia, but his low shot was saved well by Jesús Corona.
América remained perfect this season with a 3-0 victory against Pachuca. The result is a second bad road loss for the Tuzos, while the Águilas continued their strong start to the season.
The game started off fairly evenly, with neither team able to take control. But then a set piece gave América the lead; Renato Ibarra sent in a corner kick, and Guido Rodríguez appeared unmarked to send it home in the 16th minute. 1-0.
Querétaro took the lead but couldn’t hold it as 10-man Monterrey came back for a 1-2 away win. The result is a third straight loss for the Gallos Blancos, while the Rayados remain unbeaten this season.
Querétaro was looking to get their Clausura 2019 season on track after a pair of losses to open the season, and they started this game with some good chances. Camilo Sanvezzo and Ake Loba were dangerous up top and they came as close as hitting the post in the 12th minute.