In a 2017 Liga MX, Torneo Apertura 2017 matchup this Sunday, Veracruz takes a jab at Chivas at 8:00 PM EST in Estadio Luis Pirata. The Chivas has won last three meetings against Veracruz.
Date and Time: October 22nd, 2017 8:00 PM EST
Venue: Estadio Luis Pirata
TV: Univision Deportes Network (US)
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The Red Sharks are placed 14th on the league with 14 points having won just four games. In the last five games, Veracruz lost of them three unable to score a single goal through them. However, they pulled off a 2-1 win over top team Morelia. Adrián Luna and Martín Bravo stepped forward to make the two goals for the win. Most recently, they are coming off a 1-0 loss to U.A.N.L.
To improve the situation, coach José Saturnino Cardozo has planned to go with a three-player forward strategy let’s see if that works on Sunday against the battered Chivas.
Probable playing IX: Velázquez, Paganoni, Gallese, Álvarez, Rodríguez, Valdéz, Villalva y Menéndez, Martínez, Pellerano, and Luna.
Chivas has nine units and has only won a game of 13 so far in the Apertura 2017 placed last on the table with 14 points. They have lost last four of the five games with the most recent being a 2-1 loss to Club America. Carlos Cisneros scored the lone game in the loss.
Coach Matías Almeyda is in serious dilemma of whom to send to the field and whom to keep on the bench
Probable playing IX: Salcido, Vázquez, Orbelín, Sánchez, Mayorga, Fierro, Pizarro y Zaldívar, Cota, Alanís, and Pereira