Today, Friday, April 2, Puebla will face Mazatlán at the Cuauhtémoc Stadium for Matchday 13 of the Clausura 2021 tournament. Both teams must play their best versions of the game in order to score points in this final stretch of the tournament and continue climbing in the standings to obtain a pass to the final playoff of the Guard1anes 2021 tournament.
The last match between the two sides was on July 27, 2020, when Puebla defeated Mazatlán with 4 goals to 1 at El Kraken on the first day of the Apertura 2020 Tournament. Players Santiago Ormeno, Daniel Orreola, Osvaldo Martínez and Amaury Escoto scored goals for Puebla, and Cesar Huerta for the Cañoneros.
How Did Puebla and Mazatlan Get Here?
Puebla comes from a 4-goal tie against Toluca, a match where emotions were not lacking. Nicolás Lacarmón’s team managed to equalize the match on two occasions with one player less since the 52nd minute of the match. With an agonizing goal in the 90th minute by Daniel Álvarez López, the match ended in a definitive 4-4 tie and was the second point Puebla achieved out of nine possible in the last three match days. Puebla is currently in seventh place with 17 points, of which they have scored 15 goals and conceded 11.
You can watch the best moments of Puebla’s last game at:
Mazatlán, the team coached by Tomás Boy, comes from losing at home against América who currently occupies the second position in the classification of the Clausura 2021 tournament. With a score of 0-1 after an unfortunate action for the Colombian defender José Ortiz Cortes at minute 70 of the match, the central defender of the home team, in their last four games, have faced Cruz Azul, Chivas, Tigres UANL and América, obtaining only 4 points out of a possible 12. Mazatlan is currently in 11th place in the standings, where they have scored 11 goals and conceded 17.
You can watch highlights of Mazatlán’s last game at:
Important Game Information
- Date: Friday April 2, 2021.
- Time: 7:30 p.m. Central Mexico time.
- Where to watch: TV Azteca.
Betting Line for Puebla vs Mazatlán Matchday 13
- Puebla: 39.0% (+278) – Goals: 1.11
- Mazatlán: 33.5% (+110) – Goals: 1.30
- Draw: 27.5% (+193)