Club Leon vs. Puebla: Match preview & stream

first_imgLeón v Puebla Club Leon vs. Puebla: Live stream, starting lineup, kickoff time, & match preview Goal Last updated 1 year ago 11:19 2/9/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Landon Donovan Leon Gustavo Becerra León v Puebla Liga MX León Puebla After a pair of crushing defeats, could Landon Donovan be on his way to help turn things around for La Fiera? Coming off back-to-back heavy defeats, Leon looks to right the ship on Saturday at home against Puebla.Gustavo Díaz’s side fell 4-0 to Necaxa two weekends ago before Monterrey destroyed Leon 5-1 last weekend. Puebla, meanwhile, is off to a strong start in the Liga MX Clausura, sitting in sixth place after last weekend’s 2-0 win over Chivas.  Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player Leon could be boosted by the long-awaited debut of Landon Donovan, who signed with the club last month but has yet to make his first appearance for La Fiera.  Game Club Leon vs Puebla Date Saturday, February 10 Time 8:06 p.m. ET Stream (US only) fuboTV (7-day free trial) LIVE STREAM Puebla FCWatch Club Leon vs. Puebla live and on-demand with fuboTV (7-day free trial) New users can sign up for a free seven-day trial of the live sports streaming service, which can be accessed via iOS, Android, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Roku and Apple TV as well as on a web browser.SQUADS & TEAM NEWS Position Leon players Goalkeepers Rodriguez, Yarbrough Defenders Burdisso, Piris, Navarro, Torres, Herrera, Cornejo, Rodriguez, Mosquera, Gonzalez  Midfielders Burbano, Hernandez, Montes, Andrade, Mejia, Cecchini, Lainez, Cerato, Rodriguez Forwards Ramos, Boselli, Gonzalez, Barnes, Donovan Manager Gustavo Diaz has hinted that Landon Donovan could finally make his Leon debut in this match. The club was set to do without Fernando Navarro, who was red-carded in last weekend’s loss to Monterrey but it was rescinded.Potential starting XI: Yarbrough; Navarro, Mosquera, Burdisso, Cornejo; Mejia, Rodriguez; Hernandez, Montes, Andrade; Boselli Position Puebla players Goalkeepers Munoz, Villasenor, Rodriguez Defenders Angulo, Gutierrez, Venegas, Rojas, Pimentel, Zamora, Rodriguez, Mondragon, Santamaria Midfielders Araujo, Escoboza, Acuna, Micolta, Marrugo, Guerrero, Torres, Enriquez, Tabo, Chumacero Forwards Cavallini, Fernandez, Carreno Puebla will be without midfielder Alejandro Chumacero, who received a red card in last weekend’s win over Chivas. Potential starting XI: Munoz; Angulo, Venegas, Santamaria, Zamora; Guerrero, Torres; Fernandez, Marrugo, Acuna; CavalliniMATCH PREVIEW William Yarbrough, Club LeonAfter finishing dead last in the Liga MX Apertura, Puebla has started out the Clausura on a much more positive note.La Franja won just four of their 17 games last tournament, but manager Enrique Meza has already led his side to three victories in just five matches in the Clausura.Meza’s charges will face a wounded Leon side at the Estadio Leon, with La Fiera losing their last two league matches by a combined score of 9-1.The home side could be boosted by a pair of debutants from north of the border.Giles Barnes, an Englishman who represents Jamaica internationally, spent the past five seasons in MLS and is nearing the fitness required to make his debut.And American legend Landon Donovan is also nearing full fitness and could make his long-awaited Leon bow on Saturday night against La Franja. Both teams had Copa MX fixtures to deal with in midweek, so whichever side has the better early-season fitness could end up with a massive edge at the Estadio Leon.last_img

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