The referee marks the end of the first 45 minutes. At the Olympic University stadium, the Tuzos are beaten 2-1 by the Universitarios. Ulises Rivas (14′ 1T) and Eduardo Salvio (17′ 1T) are the authors of the momentary victory of the local team.
After having won the previous day, the visiting team will look for another victory that leaves them well positioned in the table, while the local team has just lost its last game and will try to win.
Pumas UNAM suffered a hard blow when they fell 1 to 3 on the last day against Atl. of Saint Louis.
Pachuca comes from defeating Cruz Azul with a score of 1 to 0.
The local team is in tenth place with 3 points (1 PG – 1 PP), while the visitor has 3 units and is placed in eighth place in the table (1 PG).
Referee Maximiliano Quintero Hernández was selected to carry out the actions of the game.
Pumas UNAM formation today
Strategist Gustavo Lema opted for a 4-4-2 formation with Julio González between the three sticks; Jesús Rivas, Nathan Silva, Lisandro Magallán and Adrián Aldrete at the back; Eduardo Salvio, Ulises Rivas, José Luis Caicedo and César Huerta in the middle; and Piero Quispe and Guillermo Martínez as attackers.
Pachuca formation today
For his part, coach Guillermo Almada proposed a 4-5-1 tactical scheme with Carlos Moreno in goal; René López, Sergio Barreto, Gustavo Cabral, Alonso Aceves on the defensive line; Pedro Pedraza, Jesús Hernández, Erick Sánchez, Alan Bautista and Oussama Idrissi in midfield; and Salomón Rondón up front.
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