Lillingston Bags Late Winner
Eduardo Lillingston netted the game’s only goal minutes before the match ended as Estudiantes beat Chivas.
A last minute goal gave Estudiantes all three points at home against Chivas on Friday night.
The group one teams faced off at the Tres de Marzo stadium for the fourth round of the Clausura 2011. Chivas have not won any games in the current tournament.
Estudiantes launched an attack early in the game. In the first minute the home team claimed a penalty for a Chivas handball in the box, but nothing was gi adidas gazelle ven.
Mauro Cejas attacked for Estudiantes in the 12th minute with a shot that flew close to the goal but ended up in the stands.
Chivas Alberto Medina shot from outside the box in the 13th minute, but the ball passed just wide of the post.
Erick Torres had one of the best opportunities of the game for Chivas in the 36th minute. Medina crossed the ball into the box and Torres made it to the end. Estudiantes goalkeeper Christian Martinez saved.
Two minutes later Christian Martinez and Juan Carlos Lea prevented Torres from scoring by forcing his shot wide of the goal.
Omar Arellano created an opportunity in the 55th minute for Chivas. He crossed a ball into the box, but none of his teammates made it to the ball.
Chivas neared scoring in the 57th minute. Arellano picked up a loose ball and made his way down the left. He then drew out his Estudiante marking and shot at Martinez, but the goalkeeper made a left handed save.
Marco Fabian attempted a long ranged shot in the 62nd minute. The ba adidas gazelle ll rippled the side netting.
In the 87th minute an attempt from Erick Torres was flagged offside. The Chivas player received a Xav adidas gazelle adidas gazelle >i Baez cross and brought it down with his chest. He took a shot, but he was whistled offside.
Estudiantes scored in added time to win all three points. Rubens Sambueza crossed from the right to Eduardo Lillingston just inside the left side of the box. Lillingston received, rotated and shot. The ball flew to the opposite past Luis Michel to give Estudiantes the last minute win.