Las Águilas highlighted that historical mark, after Cruz Azul failed in its attempt to reach it
MEXICO – One day after Blue Cross failed in his attempt to reach the record of 43 points in short tournaments of the Liga MX, America posted a message on Twitter to celebrate that it is the only team in Mexican soccer that has achieved such a number of units in a regular phase.
“This tweet can only be answered by the team that has the record of 43 points in short tournaments”, The Coapa team posted, accompanied by the hashtag: # SOMOSAMÉRICA and # ElMásGrande, in clear allusion to the fact that one of its staunch rivals, Cruz Azul, could not reach its record achieved in the Apertura 2002, when the competition had 19 dates.
On Saturday, Cruz Azul was minutes away from finishing the regular tournament with 43 units, if not for after 90 ‘, Tijuana scored the equalizer to one goal, in a match on the last day of Guardianes Clausura 2021.
On that occasion, the Eagles registered 13 victories, four draws and two defeats, although in the Liguilla they only managed to reach the quarterfinals.