Game number 2 of the Copa MX group stage is upon our Rojinegros, as they’ll visit the Coruco Diaz stadium to face Zacatepec this Tuesday night at 7:00 PM Mexico City time.
How both teams come into this game?
Los Zorros tied against Pachuca last week in their first Copa match at the Jalisco. Ricky Alvarez scored from a free kick in the first half, the visitors rescued a point in the final stages of the second 45 minutes.
This will be the debut of Zacatepec in this edition of the Copa MX, they come from a victory against Celaya at the Ascenso MX fixture.
Starting XI at the Copa MX
La Academia played with this squad against Pachuca: Edgar Hernandez (GK); Aldo Lopez, Anderson Santamaria, Israel Reyes, Alejandro Gomez; Lorenzo Reyes ©, Manuel Balda, Ricky Alvarez; Andres Andrade, Brayan Trejo, Facundo Barcelo.
These are the players Zacatepec used against Celaya: Alejandro Duarte (GK); Elbis Sousa, Jose Alfaro, Jacob Akrong, Bryan Colula; Adrian Cirigliano ©, Emmanuel Hernandez, Alfonso Sanchez; Erbin Trejo, Rodrigo Prieto, Julian Cardozo.
Cañeros and Rojinegros played twice at the group stage last year, with Zacatepec winning both of those encounters.
Copa MX Apertura 2019
Venue: Coruco Diaz stadium
Time: 19:00 Mexico City time
Streaming: FOX Sports