Goals and Highlights: Chivas 0-1 Puebla in 2020 Liga MX
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Full Time | Chivas 0-1 Puebla

With a lonely goal from Ormeño, Puebla beats Guadalajara who are still to score a goal after 270 minutes of the 2020 Guard1anes.

90'+2'

Álvarez cuts inside and shoots looking for the near post, but the ball again fails to find the target.

Puebla wasting plenty of chances!

90'

Three minutes of added time.

90'

Brayan Angulo close to scoring with a shot to the far post!

The ball goes inches away!

86'

Tremendous save from Toño Rodríguez to a header by Escoto to keep Chivas in the game.

85' | Chivas Substitution

Ponce replaces Antuna as Chivas' last substitution.

83'

Angulo tries shooting from long-range, but Vikonis is well-positioned to make the save.

80'

Puebla looks to be in control of the game.

Oswaldo Martínez finds a rebound outside the box and goes for goal, but the attempt is deflected by a defender for a corner kick.

77' | Puebla Substitution

Ormeño will be replaced by Amaury Escoto.

73'

Ormeño lays the ball off for Martínez who tries a first-time shot. The ball is a few inches over the bar.

71' | Chivas Substitutions

Angulo and Cisneros come on instead of Macías and Brizuela.

The goal from Ormeño for the 0-1

 

63' | Puebla GOOOOOOOOAL!

Angulo crosses the ball for Ormeño.

The striker receives the ball and quickly turns around to fire a ball into the bottom corner!

61'

Ormeño tries a shot, but the ball is sent to corner kick by a defender.

58'

Macías shoots from outside the area. The ball takes a little deflection and goes a few inches away from the top-right corner of the goal.

56'

Good pass from Villalpando to Antuna, but the young winger is unable to make a good contact.

54' | Puebla Substitution

Brayan Angulo replaces George Corral.

53'

Pablo González tries a powerful shot that is deflected towards a corner kick.

52'

The game is temporarily stopped after a collision between Brizuela and Álvarez.

49'

Macías, being marked by three, is able to send a shot that goes wide.

45' | Puebla Substitutions

Oswaldo Martínez and Daniel Álvarez replace Bernardo Cuesta and Salvador Reyes.

45 | Second Half Begins!

We're underway with the last 45 minutes of the match between Chivas and Puebla.

Half-Time Stats

Half Time | Chivas 0-0 Puebla

We go to the break with no goals.

Chiva has played with ten since the 35th minute.

45'+2'

Omar Fernández with a scoring chance inside the box, but his shot is too weak and Rodríguez catches it no trouble.

45'+1'

Brizuela tries his luck from the edge of the box, but the attempt is just inches over the bar!

45'

Three minutes of added time.

41'

Salvador Reyes is cautioned after a foul on Antuna near midfield.

39' | Chivas Substitution

Martínez is replaced by Villalpando who will come in to do midfield duties.

35' | Red card for Chivas!

Alan Torres gets sent off after a terrible challenge on Fernández!

31'

Sepúlveda is carded after tackling Santiago Ormeño.

30'

Cuesta again has a chance inside the box, but he makes another bad impact that goes over the target.

29'

Martínez tries scoring from a difficult position, but the ball is very wide.

26'

Chivas recovers a ball in midfield and had superiority in numbers, but once again lacks the creativity to score.

23'

Cuesta with his first attempt of the match after a pass from Fernández.

The ball goes over the crossbar.

19'

Cuesta seemed to have a good scoring chance after finding a rebound inside the box, but he was unable to shoot thanks to the pressure from Mier.

16'

Chivas attempts creating chances with crosses coming in from both wings, but there's still no precision to find either Macías or Martínez.

10'

The game is played mostly in Puebla's half, but Chivas struggles a lot to find any space.

The away team defends in large numbers and sticks to its game plan.

6'

As expected, Puebla cedes control of the ball to Chivas and will try to hit them on the counter-attack.

Brizuela tries to go for goal, but his attempt is too wide to worry Vikonis.

2'

The first important chance for Chivas!

A header is saved by Vikonis right on the goal-line!

0' | Kick-Off!

The match between Chivas and Puebla is underway!

Everything ready!

Both teams have stepped onto the pitch as the Liga MX anthem plays!

We're ready for kick-off!

All set for kick-off!

The teams have walked out of their locker rooms after the final instructions and we're ready for the start of the match!

González to wear the armband tonight!

Tabó won't be available for Puebla as he received a red card in the final moments of the match against Cruz Azul.

Pablo González will be the captain in his absence.

Chivas' current streak

The red-and-whites have 3 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss in their last 6 Liga MX matches.

A closer look at Puebla's brand new shirt

Silver numbering will be used by the away side.

Two familiar faces!

Ángel Zaldívar and Néstor Vidrio are the men in the current squads that have defended both shirts.

 

Debut for #9

Bernardo Cuesta will make his debut for Puebla as a starter tonight.

The Argentine striker is well-known by coach Juan Reynoso who had him at Melgar. In Peru, he scored over 100 goals.

Will the positive streak continue for Puebla?

The white-and-blue side has not lost any of their last 6 Liga MX games.

They have 4 victories and 2 draws in that period.

We're having goals tonight!

El Rebaño Sagrado and La Franja have not drawn 0-0 in their last 10 meetings.

Puebla: Starting XI

Vikonis; Arreola, Vidrio, Perg, Reyes, Corral; Salas, González, Fernández; Cuesta, Ormeño.

Chivas: Starting XI

Rodríguez; Mier, Sepúlveda, Sánchez, Calderón; Torres, Molina, Brizuela, Antuna; Martínez, Macías.

Chivas are home!

The Chivas squad has arrived at their home ground!

An innovative shirt from 'La Franja'!

Puebla, on the other hand, will debut their away kit tonight.

The shirt designed by Umbro is made out of recycled materials and features two different shades of green.

Traditional colors for Chivas!

Guadalajara will wear their traditional red-and-white shirt for this match against Puebla!

Will they finally get their first victory of the season?

LIVE Coverage Begins!

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Puebla: Last Starting XI

Vikonis; Arreola, Perg, Vidrio, Reyes; González, Salas, Martínez; Fernández, Álvarez, Escoto.

Chivas: Last Starting XI

Rodríguez; Sepúlveda, Mier, Sánchez, Calderón; Molina, Vázquez, Brizuela, Angulo; Macías, Martínez.

Brayan Angulo is back!

Regarded by many as one of the best full-backs in Liga MX, Brayan Angulo is clear to compete against Chivas after recovering from injury.

The last time these two teams faced each other at Estadio Akron, Angulo had a very unusual hat-trick as he scored twice for Puebla and also had an own goal.

Chivas continues to have players unavailable

Chivas boss Luis Fernando Tena won't be able to count on Fernando Beltrán and Alexis Vega who tested positive with COVID-19 and continue in isolation.

Furthermore, Ángel Zaldívar is out of action with a left hamstring injury.

Tonight's officiating team!

The referee for the match will be Jorge Alberto Pérez Durán.

He'll be assisted by Miguel Ángel Hernández and Jessica Fernández on the sidelines.

Saul Alfredo Silva will act as the fourth official.

Puebla to continue in good form!

'La Franja' has had a start that can be qualified as nothing short of surprising.

With a style heavily reliant on its defense, they have been able to beat Mazatlán 1-4 and tied against Cruz Azul 1-1.

At the start of this third match day,  they sit 3rd on the Liga MX table and will be looking for another win that would really cement their chances of reaching the playoffs.

Guadalajara in need of a win!

Chivas hasn't had an optimal start to the Guard1anes 2020 tournament.

In their season opener against León, they did not lose because Angel Mena did not take full advantage of the chances created by the green side.

The second game of the season was a disappointing loss against Santos Laguna by a 0-2 scoreboard.

Can they finally get a win against Puebla?

Kick-off Time

The Chivas vs Puebla match will be played at the Estadio Akron, in the metropolitan area of Guadalajara, Mexico.

The kick-off is scheduled at 10:00 pm ET | 7:00 pm ET.

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