Pachuca 4 – León 0: Heavy loss for Los Panzas Verdes at Estadio Miguel Hidalgo

Pachuca vs. León

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León open Liga MX de Apertura season with defeat against Pachuca. Today’s result, Pachuca and León currently occupy 1st and 18th spots in the table, with 3 points and 0 points respectively after 1 match.

After a goalless first half, Pachuca piled on the pressure in the second and were rewarded, with a goal from Victor Guzman at the 59 minute mark. Pachuca looked to have the game under control when they scored again and incerased their lead, thanks to a goal from Matías Catalan in the 61st minute to establish a 2-0. Los Tuzos looked to have the game under control when they scored again, thanks to a 2nd effort from Victor Guzman at the 75 minute mark to establish a 3-0. They then scored again, increasing their advantage thanks to a goal from Roberto De La Rosa just before the final whistle to make it 4-0.

For Pachuca, Antonio Figueroa, Roberto De La Rosa, Pablo Lopez, Jorge Hernandez and Harold Mosquera, came on for Yairo Moreno, Nicolas Ibanez, Oscar Murillo, Victor Sosa and Aviles Hurtado. León replaced Jean Meneses, Emanuel Gigliotti and Omar Fernandez for Elías Hernandez, Santiago Ormeno and Victor Davila.

There were bookings for Aviles Hurtado from Pachuca. For León, William Tesillo saw yellow.

In the second round of action in the Liga MX de Apertura Pachuca will travel to play Mazatlán and León will play Tijuana at home.

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