The return of Yoshimar Yotun should wait a little longer. The midfielder has not yet recovered from his left thigh injury and that's why they decided not to risk it for tonight against Santos Laguna, for day 18 of the 2019 Opening.
The Peruvian played for the last time in the historic match against America in the Azteca Stadium (5-2 win), for day 13 of the contest.
On the other hand, Elias Hernandez and Igor Lichnovsky did travel with the rest of the squad, after being discharged from their respective injuries.
Cruz Azul, which has 20 points in the tournament, is obliged to win if it wants to continue aspiring to enter the Liguilla (the last one entering is Monterrey, with 24, but in the middle there are five teams).
His rival this afternoon is one of the main protagonists of the contest: Santos Laguna is the opening pointer with 33 points and assured his classification to the next instance.
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