Clausura 2017 Round 5 Results: Cruz Azul 1, Queretaro 1

Queretaro managed to snap one if its dubious zero-streaks yesterday at Cruz Azul, but they sure tried hard to keep them all going and were extremely lucky to leave Estadio Azul with a 1-1 tie. Luis Noriega accounted for all the scoring, finally scoring Queretaro’s first goal in the 56th minute. Only one problem…it was the dreaded OWN GOAL! But Noriega then saved himself with a correctly-scored 73rd minute goal to save a point for the Gallos Blancos and deny Cruz Azul 2 extra points. But Queretaro’s winless streak continues, they still haven’t won this tournament.

Game Stats:
Goals-Luis Noriega 2 (Queretaro, 56′, OWN GOAL, 73′, 1st of tournament)
Shots on Goal-Nil
Corner kicks-Cruz Azul 10, Queretaro 3
Amarillas-Cruz Azul 3 (Angel Mena, 78′, Joao Rojas, 78′, Gabriel Penalba, 90′), Queretaro 2 (Camilo Da Silva, 47′, Tiago Volpi, 87′)
Rojas-Nil

Venue: Estadio Azul, Mexico City
Attendance: 17,674 (53.5% capacity)

Next up:
Cruz Azul-at Santos (2/12)
Queretaro-Leon (2/11)

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