MEXICO CITY -- Former Venezuela international Juan Arango has been suspended for two matches for biting an opponent in the Mexican league last weekend.
A local disciplinary commission banned the veteran Tijuana playmaker after television images showed he bit Monterrey midfielder Jesus Zavala on the left shoulder during a game on Saturday.
Tijuana officials said on Tuesday that the club also punished Arango for his actions, but they did not say how.
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Given that Monterrey had yet to win an away game and was taking on first-placed Club Tijuana that had yet to lose at home, it was understandable that this column's prediction of a win for Los Rayados win last week was questioned.
Yet, Monterrey's eventual 4-3 win over Tijuana on Saturday shouldn't have been too surprising. The reality of the situation is that there were obvious signs ahead of the result that pointed to a potential Monterrey win.
Before the start of the Clausura, Monterrey...