January 31, 2016
LIGA MX CLAUSURA
Match Day 4 roundup
Santos Laguna 2, Queretaro 0
Bryan Rabello scored two goals in two minutes to give Santos Laguna a 2-0 win over Queretaro Friday at Estadio TSM Corona.
Rabello netted the game-winner in the 23rd minute, snagging the rebound after goalkeeper Tiago Volpe tipped Djaniny's cross back into play, and added an insurance tally from outside the penalty area in the 25th.
La Maquina are in seventh place at 1-2-1 and five points. Queretaro languish in 17th with three points from four games (1-0-3).
Veracruz 2,Tijuana 2
Despite playing a man down for 84 minutes, Tijuana rallied to a 2-2 tie with Veracruz Friday at Estadio Luis Pirata Fuente.
Former LA Galaxy midfielder Juninho started the comeback in the 33rd minute, after Xolos staked the Tiburones Rojos to a pair of early goals. Henry Martin netted the 2-2 equalizer off a free kick by Javier Gandolfi five minutes later.
Gabriel Penalba put Veracruz on the board from the penalty spot in the ninth minute, after a red-card foul by Tijuana defender Leiton Jimenez. Juan Albin made the score 2-0 from the top of the arc in the 28th, after a Xolos turnover near midfield.
The draw was the third of the season for 15th-place Veracruz (0-3-1, 3 pts). Tijuana are tenth on the table at 1-2-1 (5).
Cruz Azul 2, Chiapas 1
Shorthanded Cruz Azul rallied to their first win of the season, 2-1 over Jaguares Saturday at Estadio Azul.
Silvio Romero's 42nd-minute penalty kick sent Chiapas (1-1-2, 4 pts) into halftime