Cruz Azul won the Copa Sky, a pre-season tournament for the top 10 teams. they finally 2-0 win over Chivas At a packed Estadio Akron. It was a friendly competition, but La Machina coach Raul Gutierrez celebrated the win and said he would always strengthen his team, whatever the title.
“Whatever it is, I’m naturally left with the idea that winning tournaments makes me stronger. Preparing well, getting form from these matches, and developing winning habits along the way were some of the short-term goals we had. This is the basis of any big team.
“We had this concept since we arrived at Cruz Azul. They knew how to interpret it the way it should be. Today’s result speaks for itself. We came home to Chivas and won and beat another big team,” he said. he said after the game.
“Ending the preseason like this gives us peace of mind as we have been trying to put the team in the best shape possible. We have to improve for the start and be competitive to fight for the title, that’s one of our goals.
He also acknowledged that the team has not yet been finalized and that Cruz Azul is still looking for additions. “We are trying to strengthen our defense. We hope to be even more complete with the arriving players. ” The Mexican coach concluded: