Right when coach Gustavo Matosas needed it most, Club America dug deep and produced a crucial victory over derby rival Cruz Azul in the Clasico Joven.
That close win doesn't magically erase the recent slump of Aguilas games lost against an avalanche of goals, but it does throw Matosas and his tenure a crucial lifeline.
Here are three takeaways from the game.
1. New approach at Club America
The win against Cruz Azul came at a cost on a philosophical level. The arrival of Matosas to Club America...