When Tigres crashed back and forth against a red-and-white barrier, two minutes of pure talent were enough for Sebastián Córdova and Juan Brunetta to score two big goals to take the 2-1 win against Atlético San Luis at the Alfonso Lastras Stadium. to close in 2024.
The Cats started by losing the game, but they had enough patience to get the ball and force their opponent again and again until the defense of Potosí could not cope with the potential of a team overflowing with talent, which is shown in the goals of the victory.
The advantage of San Luis
San Luis showed its best performance on the field with the first goal of the game, courtesy of the Vitinho-Leo Bonatini duo at 19 minutes in a precise attack. The game was started by the Argentine, then the Brazilian took the ball on the edge of the area, where he put the ball to Bonatini himself for him to define with a cross-shot.
It was the first half where San Luis knew how to play against the runner-up and create danger through attacks. But in the second half, Gustavo Leal and his students did not even penetrate the midfield of the ball.
The Tigres exceeded their goals
It looks like a tough night for those from Nuevo León. Diego Lainez had plenty of involvement but little depth, while Córdova struggled on the right wing, looking for space.
However, thanks to the suffocating pressure of Tigres, in the 71′, the big opportunity came when the Auriazul team got the ball and gave it to Córdova, who had the confidence to catch the ball from outside the area and put it next to the post, making it impossible for goalkeeper Andrés Sánchez to save his team.
After that game, the coach of San Luis, Gustavo Leal, still did not decide to make changes to his team, and those seconds he took were very important because Tigres took advantage of the emotional momentum of the goal and made a beautiful game that started with the feet of Carioca.
The ball reached Nico Ibáñez, who made a wall pass for Juan Brunetta, who shot past the goalkeeper inside the area for the final 2-1 in the 73rd minute, giving Tigres three visiting points and putting them at the moment as general leaders with three victories. and an unbeaten start to Clausura 2024.