Pulisic double as US beat Mexico in wild battle

Christian Pulisic scored twice as the USA beat Mexico 3-0 on Thursday to arrange a CONCACAF Champions League closing showdwn with Canada after a stormy battle that noticed either side end with 9 males.

Chelsea winger Pulisic opened the scoring within the thirty seventh minute after which drove in a second a minute after the interval, slotting dwelling a low cross from Tim Weah, who had been despatched clear down the appropriate by a tremendous lengthy cross from Weston McKennie.

The sport turned ugly within the 69th minute when Cesar Montes was proven a pink card for an unpleasant wild kick at US debutant Folarin Balogun and McKennie was additionally dismissed for his position within the fracas which adopted.

Substitute Riccardo Pepi made certain of the win with the American’s third aim within the 78th minute after an offside flag was over-ruled after a VAR evaluation.

Two extra pink playing cards adopted within the eighty fifth minute when Mexico’s Gerardo Arteaga and the US’s Sergino Dest had been despatched off after one other mass brawl.

The match was stopped within the closing minutes as a result of a homophobic chant from Mexico supporters, triggering the stadium warnings of a possible suspension of the sport.


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