América extended their winning streak to four games with a 2-3 away win against Lobos BUAP. The result is a second straight loss for the licántropos and their first loss at home in the Estadio Universitario BUAP.
The visitors opened the scoring just past the half-hour mark, with William da Silva making it 0-1 in the 32nd minute. Before Lobos could react to falling behind, Carlos Darwin Quintero made it 0-2 in the 33rd.
Lobos BUAP vs América – 6:00 PM
Lobos BUAP (4th) fell 2-0 to Pumas UNAM to end their unbeaten start to the Apertura 2017. The licántropos are still unbeaten at home, though, and they’ll look to get back to winning ways when they return to the Estadio Universitario BUAP for this one. Lobos have the best attacking record in the league and they’ll look to show that last weekend’s shutout loss was just an anomaly.
As for América (2nd), the Águilas beat Atlas 0-1 last weekend to give them three wins in a row. They won in midweek as well, with a come-from-behind 2-3 away victory against Potros UAEM in the Copa MX. América is perfect on the road this season and they’ll look to keep that streak alive in their visit to the newly-promoted side. They have one of the best defensive records in the league and they’ll look to shutout Lobos’ high-flying attack here. They will, however, be without the suspended Bruno Valdez.
Pumas UNAM snapped a two-game losing streak with a 2-0 win against 10-man Lobos BUAP. The result ends the licántropos‘ unbeaten start to the Apertura 2017.
The universitarios took the initiative as they looked to get back to winning ways in front of their home fans. Nicolás Castillo had an early chance from outside the box, but his shot went just wide of José Canales’s goal.
Pumas UNAM vs Lobos BUAP – 1:00 PM – Univision Deportes
Pumas UNAM (13th) fell 2-1 to América last weekend to give the universitarios back-to-back losses. Pumas is winless in three in all competitions after a 1-1 draw with Monterrey in the Copa MX in midweek, and they’ll be looking to get back to winning ways when they return home to the Estadio Olímpico Universitario for this one. Pumas is unbeaten at home to date in league play.
As for Lobos BUAP (1st), the licántropos beat Pachuca 3-2 last weekend to remain unbeaten this season. The newly-promoted team will look to continue their great start to the season – and remain in first place – with another win here. Lobos are the league’s leading goalscorers, with nine goals from their first three games, and they’ll look for another strong attacking performance in this one.
Lobos BUAP remained unbeaten this season with a 3-2 victory against Pachuca. The loss keeps the Tuzos winless – and pointless – in the Apertura, although they did at least end their goal drought.
All of the excitement came in the second half; after playing out a goalless 45 minutes, it took Lobos just three minutes to get on the board after the break. In the 48th minute, Julian Quiñones made it 1-0 for the licántropos with his header.
Lobos BUAP vs Pachuca – 6:00 PM
Lobos BUAP (4th) earned a comprehensive 0-4 away win against Querétaro last weekend to keep the licántropos unbeaten this season. They’ll now look for their first home win when they return to the Estadio Universitario BUAP for this one. Lobos will be without injured goalkeeper Lucero Álvarez, but they’re tied for the most prolific attack in the league to date and they’ll look to keep their streak going here.
As for Pachuca (15th), the Tuzos fell 0-2 to América last weekend to remain winless, pointless, and goalless in league play. They did score – and win – in the Copa MX in midweek, a 0-1 win against Cimarrones. They’ll now look to get off the mark in league play against a surprisingly dangerous newly-promoted team.
Lucero Álvarez’s injury in Lobos BUAP’s Jornada 2 game against Querétaro turned out to be a serious one.
Álvarez suffered the injury late in the game in a collision with Everaldo Stum.
Club doctor Francisco José Marbán reported that the goalkeeper suffered multiple fractures to the left side of his face, including the zygomatic bone and the eye socket. The eye itself was not injured.
Lobos BUAP earned their first victory in the first division in style with a comprehensive 0-4 away win against Querétaro. The win keeps the licántropos unbeaten in the Apertura season, while the Gallos Blancos have now suffered their first loss.
After a few chances at either end, Lobos opened the scoring in the 27th minute as Julian Quiñones headed home his second goal of the season to make it 0-1 for the visitors.
Querétaro vs Lobos BUAP – 6:00 PM
Querétaro (5th) beat América 0-1 in their season opener and they will now look to make it two wins in a row when they return home to La Corregidora. They picked up a midweek in the Copa MX as well, beating Cimarrones 2-0, and the Gallos Blancos will look to keep up the momentum in this one.
As for Lobos BUAP (8th), the licántropos drew 2-2 with Santos Laguna last weekend to earn their first point in the first division. They’ll now look to get their first win, and as the newly promoted side points are at a premium if they want to keep from dropping right back down to Ascenso MX. Lobos showed a lot of promise in their first game and they will look to capitalize on that in their first away game.
Lobos BUAP twice took the lead and twice failed to hold it as they drew 2-2 with Santos Laguna in their inaugural Liga MX game. While they will be disappointed not to have been able to give their home fans a win, they did earn their first point in the first division.
Lobos opened the scoring early on with a goal in the 14th minute. Julian Quiñones’ effort was deflected past Jonathan Orozco by Jorge Enríquez to make it 1-0 for the hosts. However, the lead didn’t last long before Osvaldo Martínez made it 1-1 for Santos Laguna with his goal in the 21st minute.