The Mexican Chivas on Wednesday the victory in the CONCACAF Champions League to his name. Chivas beat in the second leg of the final of the Canadian Toronto FC after penalties. After 90 minutes, there was – as in the heenwedstrijd in Toronto – 1-2 on the scoreboard. There had to be penalty’s to be kicked, and therein showed the Mexican striker is error-free. Toronto missed two times, allowing them acid took (4-2).
After the opening goal from Pineda (19.) it seemed the home team soon her sheep in the dry. But the sterrenensemble of Toronto gave not won and turned the match for peace all around thanks to goals from Altidore (25.) and Giovinco (44.). The Canadians, that the title won in the Major League Soccer, had also, inter alia, the Spaniard Victor Vazquez (ex-Club Brugge), the Dutchman Gregory van der Wiel and the American Michael Bradley on the documentation match sheet. That last succumbed during the penalty shoot-out under the pressure and missed the final team credentials and stay up.
The past twelve editions of the CONCACAF Champions League went to a Mexican club. Pachuca was the title holder. Chivas won the trophy once before, in 1962, at the first organization. Toronto was not yet in the hall of fame.
As a champion of the CONCACAF should Chivas in december to participate in the world cup for clubs in the United Arab Emirates.