Goals and Highlights: Toluca 1-3 Chivas, 2019 Liga MX


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Highlights from today's match
Full Time | Toluca 1-3 Chivas
With a great exhibition from Pulido, López and Brizuela, Guadalajara beats a very poor Toluca side.
Chance wasted by López. He leaves Maidana behind, but Talavera blocks the fourth goal.
We'll have four minutes of added time.
87' | Last Chivas substitution
Oribe Peralta will replace Alan Pulido.
Yellow card for Willliam Da Silva for a foul from behind.
83' | Chivas substitution
Cervantes will replace and injured Jesús Sánchez.
Chivas' third goal this afternoon
Brizuela looks for the top right corner, but his shot is just off-target!
77' | Chivas GOOOOOAL!
Pulido makes his second goal of the match, after a recieving a cross from Brizuela and finishing it with his left.
75' | Chivas substitution
Villanueva replaces Vega.
Luis Fernando Tena, Chivas' coach, gets a yellow card after making a mistake on the substitution card and causing a delay of game.
Amazing save from Rodríguez after a very good header from Maidana.
Toño Rodríguez recieves a foul inside his own box.
León sends a header just wide from Rodríguez's post.
Sánchez seems to be injured after Rigonato fell on top of him.
58' | Las change in Toluca
Gigliotti is replaced by León
Millán is carded for a late challenge on Molina
Vega recieves a through ball from López, but Talavera saves. The play didn't count due to offside.
Great run from López who tries a classy finish, but Talavera gets a hand on it to stop the third goal.
Second half begins!
We're underway for the last 45 minutes of play.
46' | Substiutions in Toluca
The pitch is left by Mancuello and Salinas, while Millán and Ríos come on.
Half Time | Toluca 1-2 Chivas
At the break, Chivas are in the lead. A large amount of possession and offensive game have been key for Guadalajara.
Pardo strikes it well above the bar.
Another Chivas shot straight to Talavera's hand.
Toluca is really struggling to get any offense in!
Pulido's amazing strike to put Chivas in front!


López's goal for the equalizer
36' | Chivas GOOOOOOAL!
Pulido with a potent shot to the far post of Talavera! Chivas go in front!
32' | Chivas GOOOOOOAL!
López finished a one-on-one with Talavera with a finesse shot!
López shoots but gets blocked. The rebound is almost caught by a teammate, but the danger is gone.
Rigonato from outside the box takes a shot, but the ball is wide.
Good cross from López cleard by Salinas.
Salinas finds a rebound, but his shot ends up far from goal.
Pulido lays it off so Beltrán can strike above the bar.
Pardo's goal for the 1-0


New attempt from Pulido that goes off-target.
Brizuela strikes and Talavera responds well.


13' | Toluca GOOOOOOAL!
Mancuello with the through ball for Pardo who controls and finishes it with his left to the far post.
Vega strikes it from a distance, but he fails to worry Talavera.
Ponce sends a good low cross that fails to find a teammate.
Through ball from López to Brizuela to leave him one on one with the keeper, but Chala makes a great defensive return to disposses Brizuela.
'Chofis' López with the first attempt, but it's well over the bar.
0' | Kick-off
A minute of silence is kept in memory of Diana González, player from America's women's squad that passed away last friday.

We're underway with Toluca vs Chivas!
Everything set for kick-off!
The LigaMX anthem plays as both teams march onto the field for the game's opening ceremony!
Toño Rodríguez wraps up his warm up!


Chivas' last victory over Toluca came at  Matchday 3 of the 2019 Clausura  by a 1-0 margin.
Toluca has 3 wins, 1 draw and 3 defeats at home in the 2019 Apertura.


Toluca: Starting XI
Talavera; Maidana, Chala, Sauro, Salinas, Hernández; Da Silva, Rigonato, Mancuello, Pardo; Gigliotti.


Chivas also begin their warm-up
The red-and-white squad has also begun their exercises prior to the game.

Toluca's warm-up!
The home team is now doing their pre-match exercises.

Chivas: Starting XI
Rodríguez; Sánchez, Mier, Sepúlveda, Ponce; Molina, Beltrán, López, Brizuela; Pulido & Vega.

LIVE from Estadio Nemesio Diez
The pitch at Toluca's stadium looks in terrific shape to host this Week 17 Liga MX match.

Isaac Brizuela, Alexis Vega, Miguel Ponce and Alfredo Talavera are the current players of  Chivas and Toluca that have worn both shirts.
Large amount of Chivas supporters are marching through Toluca


Long lines at the box office for this Toluca vs Chivas

Toluca also arrives at 'La Bombonera'
The Red Devils have also made their arrival to their ground in downtown Toluca.



LIVE coverage begins!
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Toluca: Last lineup
Talavera; Maidana, Ruiz, Sauro, Hernández; Da Silva, Rigonato, Ríos, Pardo; Canelo, Gigliotti.


Chivas Guadalajara: Last lineup
Rodríguez; Sánchez, Mier, Sepúlveda, Ponce; Molina, Cervantes, Brizuela, Sandoval; Vega, Pulido.
Today's officiating team!
Our main referee will be Fernando Guerrero Ramírez, with Miguel Ángel Hernández Paredes and José de Jesús Baños Caballero assiting him as linesmen.

Meanwhile Erick Yair Miranda Galindo will act as the fourth official.

Chivas with a positive streak when facing Toluca
Chivas has 7 consecutive games without defeat against Toluca. Their record in said matches consists of 2 win y 5 draws.


Toluca will attempt to get another home win
Toluca trained at Estadio Nemesio Diez ahead of the match against Chivas.

The red devils know that they have a chance to give their fans an afternoon of joy by defeating Guadalajara.


Three games to leave a better impression.
Miguel Ponce knows that the even if the team has no chance of reaching the knock-out stage, it's important that they close the season as best as possible.


Toluca will try to finish the season decently
Toluca stands on the 15th position of the table with no real chances of reaching the Liguilla.

Under Ricardo La Volpe, the ten-time champions have had a season that doesn't correspond their squad depth and importance.

Ahead of the next season, the players will try to make a positive impression on the club's decision-makers so they can stay after the transfer window.

Chivas to try to gain points for the relagation table
With their postseason hopes dead, Chivas will now focus to make as many points possible to better their position on the relegation table.

As of today, they stand only above Veracruz and for the 2020-2021 cycle will be in real peril of going to Ascenso MX.

Kick-off time
The Toluca vs Chivas Guadalajara match will be played at the Estadio Nemesio Diez in Toluca, Mexico. The kick-off is scheduled at 1:00pm ET
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