Cabecita Rodríguez and Orbelín Pineda will return to the starting team of Cruz Azul and look for the comeback to reach the semifinals
Juan Reynoso knows that there is no tomorrow after Toluca if his team cannot turn the series around, which is why Jonathan Rodríguez and Orbelín Pineda will return to the XI holder of Blue Cross for this Saturday at the Azteca Stadium.
The technician of Blue Cross He rehearsed this Friday, in a light practice, two possible starting frames to face the Red Devils, after Wednesday’s 2-1 defeat at the Nemesio Diez.
In the first he would make three changes compared to the first leg, in 4-3-3 with Jesús Corona; Juan Escobar, Pablo Aguilar, Julio Domínguez, Adrián Aldrete; Rafael Baca, Luis Romo, Guillermo Fernández; Roberto Alvarado, Orbelín Pineda and Jonathan Rodríguez, with which Ignacio Rivero, Walter Montoya and Bryan Angulo would leave the starting box.
In the second he would modify the formation to a 4-4-2, with Jesús Corona; Juan Escobar, Pablo Aguilar, Julio Domínguez, Adrián Aldrete; Luis Romo, Guillermo Fernández, Roberto Alvarado, Orbelín Pineda; Jonathan Rodriguez and Bryan Angulo. Rivero did some exercises with the headlines, sources told ESPN, but Reynoso also put Aldrete back as a left back, which does not rule out his return to the title.
The Machine has to beat Toluca 1-0 or 2-1 to advance to the Semifinals by the criteria of visitor goals and better position in the General Table, but if the scarlet team scores two goals, then it would force the Cementeros to score four goals and always win by a difference of two or more to stay alive in the Liguilla.