The Mexican team has raised more doubts than answers after a disastrous 3-3 draw against his opponents Uzbekistan this Tuesday, September 12th, in the second friendly match since then Jaime Lozano After winning the Gold Cup he was appointed technical director.
The Mexican team was behind twice on the scoreboard, but the Uzbeks’ defensive errors and good use of them were an advantage Raul Jiménez They were close to saving the Aztec team, in addition to scoring an accidental goal Uriel Antuna that seemed to announce the comeback.
The Uzbekistan national team In the 18th minute he scored the first goal with a header Abdikholikov who rose up inside the penalty area and, given Tiba Sepúlveda’s poor marking, took the opportunity to put the ball in the corner, something that was impossible for Ochoa.
Raul Jiménez responded for the Mexicans by receiving the ball in the penalty area after a deflected shot from Roberto Alvarado, but the Uzbeks regained the advantage before the end of the first half after recovering a ball from their penalty area and with a delayed pass from Shukurov Turgunboev He sent the ball into the net with the second shot on goal they had so far in the game.
Again to add Jimenez It was determined that the ball took advantage of a defensive error and the goalkeeper’s tepid start. While Uriel Antuna After a series of rebounds where he finally found the ball, he came back with 87.
However, the Uzbeks did not give up and tried to score a decent goal, scoring a powerful direct free kick from the left in stoppage time Zhukurov surprised Guillermo Ochoa when he left the tie at three o’clock
The Mexican team comes to this game after salvaging a two-goal draw against the Australians last Saturday, while their rivals lost to the Stars and Stripes team with a 3-0 win on the same day.