2010–11 Cruz Azul season

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Cruz Azul
2010–11 season
President Mexico Guillermo Álvarez Cuevas
Coach Mexico Enrique Meza
Captain Gerardo Torrado
Home stadium Estadio Azul
Apertura 2010 1st. GT. - Quarter-finals
Clausura 2011 5th. GT. - Semi-finals
CONCACAF Champions League Semi-finals
Top goalscorer League:
Argentina Christian Giménez (17)
Champions League:
Mexico Javier Orozco (11)
All:
Argentina Emanuel Villa (23)
Highest home attendance (Approximate unofficial) 35,161 vs. America (3 October 2010), UNAM (20 November 2010) & (22 January 2011) & Guadalajara (23 April 2011)
Lowest home attendance 5,000 vs. San Francisco (3 August 2010)
Average home league attendance (Approximate unofficial) 24,275
Home colours
Away colours
Third colours

The 2010–11 Cruz Azul season is the 64th professional season of Mexico's top-flight football league. The season is split into two tournaments—the Torneo Apertura and the Torneo Clausura—each with identical formats and each contested by the same eighteen teams. Cruz Azul will begin their season on July 23, 2010 against Estudiantes Tecos. Cruz Azul will play their homes games on Saturdays at 17:00 hours local time.

Club[edit]

Current squad[edit]

As of January 2011: Listed on the official website of Cruz Azul.[1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Mexico GK José de Jesús Corona
2 Mexico DF Fausto Pinto
3 Uruguay MF Marcelo Palau
4 Mexico DF Julio César Domínguez (vice-captain)
5 Mexico DF Alejandro Castro
6 Mexico MF Gerardo Torrado (captain)
8 Mexico MF Gonzalo Pineda
9 Mexico FW Isaac Romo
10 Argentina MF Christian Giménez
11 Mexico FW Alejandro Vela
No. Position Player
15 Mexico DF Horacio Cervantes
16 Mexico DF Rogelio Chávez (2nd vice-captain)
18 Mexico MF César Villaluz (3rd vice-captain)
19 Chile MF Hugo Droguett
21 Mexico MF Héctor Gutiérrez
22 Mexico DF Adrián Cortés
25 Mexico GK Yosgart Gutiérrez
26 Chile DF Waldo Ponce
27 Mexico FW Javier Orozco
30 Argentina FW Emanuel Villa

From youth system[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
7 Mexico MF Javier Aquino
12 Mexico GK Guillermo Allison
13 Mexico MF Allam Bello
14 Mexico DF Nestor Araújo
17 Mexico MF Diego de la Cruz
No. Position Player
20 Mexico DF Germán Rodríguez
23 Mexico DF Hiram Mondragón
24 Mexico MF Luis Alanis
28 Mexico DF Gienir García
29 Mexico FW Martín Galván

Transfers[edit]

Summer[edit]

In and Loan[edit]

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No. Position Natyionality Player From Type of Transfer Fee Note
8
MF
Mexico Gonzalo Pineda Mexico San Luis
loan
"N/A"
7
MF
Mexico Javier Aquino Youth system
"N/A"
"N/A"
12
GK
Mexico Guillermo Allison Youth system
"N/A"
"N/A"
13
MF
Mexico Allam Bello Youth system
"N/A"
"N/A"
14
DF
Mexico Nestor Araújo Youth system
"N/A"
"N/A"
17
MF
Mexico Diego De la Cruz Youth system
"N/A"
"N/A"
20
MF
Mexico Germán Rodríguez Youth system
"N/A"
"N/A"
23
DF
Mexico Hiram Mondragón Youth system
"N/A"
"N/A"
24
MF
Mexico Luis Alanis Youth system
"N/A"
"N/A"
28
DF
Mexico Gienir García Youth system
"N/A"
"N/A"

Out and Loan[edit]

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Position Natyionality Player To Fee Type of Transfer Note
MF
Mexico Edgar Gerardo Lugo Mexico Puebla
Undisclosed
"N/A"
FW
Mexico Mario Ortiz Mexico Puebla
Undisclosed
"N/A"
DF
Mexico Félix Ísael González Mexico Puebla
Undisclosed
"N/A"
DF
Mexico Melvin Brown Mexico Puebla
Undisclosed
"N/A"
MF
Paraguay Cristian Riveros England Sunderland
Free
"N/A"
MF
Mexico Israel López Mexico Necaxa
Undisclosed
"N/A"
MF
Mexico Jaime Lozano Mexico Monarcas
Undisclosed
"N/A"
MF
Mexico Gabino Velasco Mexico Querétaro
Undisclosed
"N/A"
GK
Mexico Julio César Valdivia Unknown
"N/A"
"N/A"
DF
Brazil Edcarlos BrazilCruzeiro
Undisclosed
"N/A"

Winter[edit]

In and Loan[edit]

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No. Position Natyionality Player From Type of Transfer Fee Note
19
MF
Chile Hugo Droguett MexicoMonarcas Morelia
"N/A"
"N/A"
3
MF
Uruguay Marcelo Palau UruguayNacional
"N/A"
"N/A"
9
FW
Mexico Isaac Romo MexicoQuerétaro
"N/A"
"N/A"
TBA
DF
Chile Waldo Ponce SpainRacing de Santander
"N/A"
"N/A"

Out and Loan[edit]

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Position Natyionality Player To Fee Type of Transfer Note
DF
Mexico Joel Huiqui Mexico Monarcas
Undisclosed
"N/A"
FW
Argentina Maximiliano Biancucchi Paraguay Olimpia
Undisclosed
"N/A"

Competitions[edit]

Cruz Azul play three different tournaments in the 2010–11 season are Apertura 2010, CONCACAF Champions League and Clausura 2011.

Overall[edit]

Competition Started round Current position / round Final position / round First match Last match
Apertura 2010 1st. /Quarter-finals 23 July 2010 20 November 2010
Champions League Preliminary Round Semi-finals 27 July 2010 6 April 2011
Clausura 2011 5th. /Semi-finals 8 January 2011 15 May 2011

Competitions Statistics[edit]

""Torneo Apertura 2010""[edit]

Kickoff times are in CTZ or CST=UTC−06:00 and DST=UTC−05:00.

Pre-Season Summer 2010[edit]

Before the season       Win       Draw       Loss









Friendly during the season


      Win       Draw       Loss

Regular Phase[edit]


















Classification & Apertura tables[edit]

General table[edit]

General table

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Cruz Azul 17 12 3 2 33 13 +20 39
2 Monterrey 17 9 5 3 29 20 +9 32
3 Santos Laguna 17 9 3 5 28 19 +9 30
4 América 17 7 6 4 22 16 +6 27 2011 Copa Libertadores 1
5 San Luis 17 8 2 7 21 19 +2 26
6 Chiapas 17 6 7 4 21 14 +7 25
7 Pachuca 17 7 4 6 27 28 −1 25
8 UNAM 17 7 4 6 23 24 −1 25
9 UANL 17 6 6 5 24 16 +8 24
10 Guadalajara 17 4 10 3 16 15 +1 22
11 Toluca 17 5 7 5 18 20 −2 22
12 Morelia 17 5 6 6 17 16 +1 21
13 Puebla 17 5 4 8 21 26 −5 19
14 Querétaro 17 5 4 8 18 28 −10 19
15 Necaxa 17 4 4 9 14 20 −6 16
16 Atlante 17 4 4 9 17 27 −10 16
17 Estudiantes Tecos 17 4 3 10 18 36 −18 15
18 Atlas 17 3 4 10 18 27 −9 13

Updated to games played on November 14, 2010.
Source: FeMexFut
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
1. Cruz Azul, Monterrey, Santos Laguna and Toluca cannot qualify to 2011 Copa Libertadores because they are playing at 2010-11 CONCACAF Champions League.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.

Group table[edit]

Group 3

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Cruz Azul 17 12 3 2 33 13 +20 39 Advances to the Final Phase
2 Chiapas 17 6 7 4 21 14 +7 25 Advances to the Final Phase
3 UNAM 17 7 4 6 23 24 −1 25
4 Morelia 17 5 6 6 17 16 +1 21
5 Puebla 17 5 4 8 21 26 −5 19
6 Querétaro 17 5 4 8 18 28 −10 19

Source: FeMexFut
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.

Final Phase[edit]

Quarter-finals



UNAM won 2-3 in aggregate.

""CONCACAF Champions League""[edit]

      Win       Draw       Loss

Kickoff times are in CTZ or CST=UTC−06:00 and DST=UTC−05:00.

Preliminary round[edit]



Cruz Azul won 9-2 in aggregate.

Group stage[edit]







Classification & Champions League tables[edit]

Group table[edit]

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
United States Real Salt Lake 6 4 1 1 17 11 +6 13
Mexico Cruz Azul 6 3 1 2 15 9 +6 10
Canada Toronto FC 6 2 2 2 5 7 −2 8
Panama Árabe Unido 6 1 0 5 4 14 −10 3
  ÁRA CRU RSL TOR
Árabe Unido 0–6 2–3 1–0
Cruz Azul 2–0 5–4 0–0
Real Salt Lake 2–1 3–1 4–1
Toronto FC 1-0 2–1 1–1

Quarter-Finals[edit]



Cruz Azul won 5-1 in aggregate.

Semi-Finals[edit]



Monterrey won 3-2 in aggregate.

""Torneo Clausura 2011""[edit]

Kickoff times are in CTZ or CST=UTC−06:00 and DST=UTC−05:00.

Pre-Season Winter 2010[edit]

Before the season       Win       Draw       Loss






Friendly during the season


      Win       Draw       Loss

Regular Phase[edit]


















Classification & Clausura tables[edit]

General table[edit]

General table

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 UANL 17 10 5 2 26 9 +17 35
2 UNAM 17 10 5 2 27 13 +14 35
3 Morelia 17 9 4 4 31 24 +7 31
4 Atlante 17 8 3 6 28 17 +11 27
5 Cruz Azul 17 7 5 5 25 20 +5 26
6 América 17 8 2 7 31 28 +3 26
7 Monterrey 17 7 5 5 23 20 +3 26
8 Guadalajara 17 6 7 4 23 15 +8 25
9 Santos Laguna 17 7 2 8 23 23 0 23
10 Atlas 17 6 5 6 19 19 0 23
11 San Luis 17 4 9 4 20 18 +2 21
12 Toluca 17 5 6 6 28 27 +1 21
13 Pachuca 17 4 6 7 16 25 −9 18
14 Puebla 17 5 3 9 16 26 −10 18
15 Estudiantes Tecos 17 4 5 8 21 34 −13 17
16 Querétaro 17 4 4 9 16 35 −19 16
17 Necaxa 17 3 6 8 10 15 −5 15
18 Chiapas 17 4 2 11 15 30 −15 14

Source: FeMexFut
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.

Group table[edit]

Group 3

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 UNAM 17 10 5 2 27 13 +14 35 Advances to the Final Phase
2 Morelia 17 9 4 4 31 24 +7 31
3 Cruz Azul 17 7 5 5 25 20 +5 26
4 Puebla 17 5 3 9 16 26 −10 18
5 Querétaro 17 4 4 9 16 35 −19 16
6 Chiapas 17 4 2 11 15 30 −15 14

Source: FeMexFut
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.

Final Phase[edit]

Quarter-finals



Cruz Azul won 1-2 in aggregate.

Semi-finals



Squad statistics[edit]

Start formations[edit]

Qnt Formation Match(es)
41 4-4-2 A (16), CCL (7), C (18)
5 4-3-3 CCL (3), C (2)
4 5-3-2 A (2), C (1), CCL (1)
2 5-4-1 A (1), CCL (1)

Last updated: 16 May
Source:[citation needed]
Only competitive matches.


Starting 11[edit]

No.
Pos
Nat
Name
MS Notes
11 starters
1 GK  MEX Jesús Corona 45
16 RB  MEX Rogelio Chávez 21
4 CB  MEX Julio César Domínguez 32
15 CB  MEX Horacio Cervantes 41
2 LB  MEX Fausto Pinto 43
6 CM  MEX Gerardo Torrado 37
8 CM  MEX Gonzalo Pineda 40
10 RM  ARG Christian Giménez 44
18 RM  MEX César Villaluz 22
27 FW  MEX Javier Orozco 29
30 FW  ARG Emanuel Villa 48
Other starters
25 GK  MEX Yosgart Gutiérrez 7
5 RB  MEX Alejandro Castro 16
19 CB  CHI Waldo Ponce 19
out CB  MEX Joel Huiqui 16 out to Morelia
14 CB  MEX Nestor Araújo 18
28 LB  MEX Gienir García 2
21 DM  MEX Héctor Gutiérrez 9
3 DM  URU Marcelo Palau 16
22 CM  MEX Adrián Cortés 12
19 LM  CHI Hugo Droguett 9
13 LM  MEX Allam Bello 4
7 LM  MEX Javier Aquino 12
11 LM  MEX Alejandro Vela 22
9 FW  MEX Isaac Romo 2
out FW  ARG Maximiliano Biancucchi 9 out to Olimpia
Cruz Azul Starting 11 in their 4-4–2 formation

Last updated: 16 May 2011
Source: Squad stats and Start formations.
Only competitive matches.
Using the most used start formation.
Ordered by position on pitch (from back right to front left).

Apps and Goals[edit]

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1 GK Mexico Jesús Corona 18 (-16) 6 (-4) 21 (-24) 45 45 (-44) (-) means goals conceded
12 GK Mexico Guillermo Allison 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 (-) means goals conceded
25 GK Mexico Yosgart Gutiérrez 1 0 6 (-11) 0 0 7 7 (-11) (-) means goals conceded
2 DF Mexico Fausto Pinto 18 0 5(1) 0 20 0 43 43 0
4 DF Mexico Julio César Domínguez 6(2) 0 9 0 16 1 31 33 1
5 DF Mexico Alejandro Castro 4(7) 1 10(1) 0 2(10) 1 16 34 2
14 DF Mexico Nestor Araújo 5 0 2 0 10(1) 0 18 19 0
15 DF Mexico Horacio Cervantes 17 4 10 0 14 1 41 41 5
16 DF Mexico Rogelio Chávez 14(2) 0 1(4) 0 6(2) 0 21 29 0
22 DF Mexico Adrián Cortés 2(5) 1 5(1) 2 5(2) 0 12 20 3
23 DF Mexico Hiram Mondragón 0 0 0(1) 0 0 0 0 1 0
26 DF Chile Waldo Ponce _ _ 3 0 16(1) 1 19 20 1
28 DF Mexico Gienir García 0(1) 0 2 1 0 0 2 3 1
3 MF Uruguay Marcelo Palau _ _ 2(1) 0 14(1) 1 16 18 1
6 MF Mexico Gerardo Torrado 17(1) 0 7(2) 0 13(2) 0 37 42 0
7 MF Mexico Javier Aquino 1(10) 1 4(4) 0 7(11) 0 12 37 1
8 MF Mexico Gonzalo Pineda 18(2) 0 6(1) 0 16(1) 1 40 44 1
10 MF Argentina Christian Giménez 18(1) 9 5(4) 4 21 8 44 49 21
13 MF Mexico Allam Bello 0(1) 0 0(2) 0 4(2) 0 4 8 0
17 MF Mexico Diego De la Cruz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 MF Mexico César Villaluz 3(5) 2 9(3) 2 10(11) 1 23 41 5
19 MF Chile Hugo Droguett _ _ 1(1) 0 8(2) 2 9 12 2 Injury icon 2.svg Injured.
20 MF Mexico Germán Rodríguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 MF Mexico Héctor Gutiérrez 2(7) 0 5 0 2(1) 0 9 17 0
24 MF Mexico Luis Alanis 0 0 0(1) 0 0 0 0 1 0
9 FW Mexico Isaac Romo _ _ 0(3) 0 2(7) 2 2 12 2
11 FW Mexico Alejandro Vela 17(2) 3 5(3) 0 _ _ 22 27 3 Injury icon 2.svg Injured.
27 FW Mexico Javier Orozco 15(3) 6 10(1) 11 3(8) 0 29 40 17
29 FW Mexico Martín Galván _ _ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 FW Argentina Emanuel Villa 19 5 9 8 20(1) 10 48 49 23
59 GK Mexico Christian Barrientos 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 (-) means goals conceded
OUT DF Mexico Joel Huiqui 13 0 3 0 _ _ 16 16 0 out to Morelia
OUT FW Argentina Maximiliano Biancucchi 3(8) 1 6(1) 2 _ _ 9 18 4 out to Olimpia
- - - _ - - - - - - - - (parenthesis indicates entry by substitution)

Discipline[edit]

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1 GK Mexico Jesús Corona 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0
12 GK Mexico Guillermo Allison 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 GK Mexico Yosgart Gutiérrez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 DF Mexico Fausto Pinto 3 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 6 1 0
4 DF Mexico Julio César Domínguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
5 DF Mexico Alejandro Castro 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 7 0 0
14 DF Mexico Nestor Araújo 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 0 0
15 DF Mexico Horacio Cervantes 5 2 0 2 0 0 8 0 1 15 2 1
16 DF Mexico Rogelio Chávez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 DF Mexico Adrián Cortés 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
23 DF Mexico Hiram Mondragón 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
26 DF Chile Waldo Ponce _ _ _ 0 1 0 8 0 0 8 1 0
28 DF Mexico Gienir García 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
3 MF Uruguay Marcelo Palau _ _ _ 2 0 0 5 0 0 7 0 0
6 MF Mexico Gerardo Torrado 7 0 0 3 0 0 6 0 0 16 0 0
7 MF Mexico Javier Aquino 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 0
8 MF Mexico Gonzalo Pineda 3 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 8 0 0
10 MF Argentina Christian Giménez 6 0 0 3 1 0 3 0 1 12 1 1
13 MF Mexico Allam Bello 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
17 MF Mexico Diego De la Cruz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 MF Mexico César Villaluz 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 6 0 0
19 MF Chile Hugo Droguett _ _ _ 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
20 MF Mexico Germán Rodríguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 MF Mexico Héctor Gutiérrez 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 0 0
24 MF Mexico Luis Alanis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 FW Mexico Isaac Romo _ _ _ 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1
11 FW Mexico Alejandro Vela 2 0 0 0 0 0 _ _ _ 2 0 0
27 FW Mexico Javier Orozco 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
29 FW Mexico Martín Galván 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 FW Argentina Emanuel Villa 3 0 0 3 0 0 4 0 0 10 0 0
59 GK Mexico Christian Barrientos 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
OUT DF Mexico Joel Huiqui 2 0 0 1 0 0 _ _ _ 3 0 0
OUT FW Argentina Maximiliano Biancucchi 0 0 0 1 0 0 _ _ _ 1 0 0

Last updated: 16 May 2011
Source: Competitive matches
Only competitive matches
Yellow card = Number of bookings; Second yellow card = Number of sending offs after a second yellow card; Red card = Number of sending offs by a direct red card.
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Overall[edit]

Total House.svg Home GreenButton RightArrow.svg Away
Games played 52 26 26
Games won 29 19 10
Games drawn 11 5 6
Games lost 12 2 10
Biggest win (Apertura) 0–3 vs Estudiantes,
4–1 vs Pachuca,
3-0 vs Querétaro,
3-0 vs Santos
4–1 vs Pachuca,
3-0 vs Querétaro,
3-0 vs Santos
0–3 vs Estudiantes
Biggest win (CONCACAF) 6–0 vs San Francisco,
0–6 vs Árabe Unido
6–0 vs San Francisco 0–6 vs Árabe Unido
Biggest win (Clausura) 0-4 vs Pachuca 4-1 vs Estudiantes,
3-0 vs Monterrey
0-4 vs Pachuca
Biggest lose (Apertura) 2–0 & 0-2 vs UNAM 0–2 vs UNAM 2–0 vs UNAM
Biggest lose (CONCACAF) 1-3 vs Real Salt Lake - - - - - 1-3 vs Real Salt Lake
Biggest lose (Clausura) 3-0 vs Atlante,
3-0 vs Santos,
3-0 vs Morelia
2-3 vs Morelia 3-0 vs Atlante,
3-0 vs Santos,
3-0 vs Morelia
Goals scored 95 56 39
Goals conceded 55 20 34
Goal difference +40 +36 +4
Average GF per game 1.83 2.15 1.5
Average GA per game 1.06 0.77 1.31
Most Game Started 48 Argentina Emanuel Villa
Most appearances 49 ArgentinaChristian Giménez & Emanuel Villa
Top scorer 23 Argentina Emanuel Villa
Points 98/156 (62.82%) 62/78 (79.49%) 36/78 (46.15%)
Winning rate 29/52 (55.77%) 19/26 (73.08%) 10/26 (38.46%)

Last updated: 16 May 2011
Source: Competitive matches

Goalscorers[edit]

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Position Nation Name Apertura 2010
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Champions League
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Clausura 2011
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1 Argentina Emmanuel Villa
5
8
10
23
2 Christian Giménez
9
4
8
21
3 Mexico Javier Orozco
6
11
17
4 Mexico Horacio Cervantes
4
1
5
César Villaluz
2
2
6 Argentina Maximiliano Biancucchi
1
3
"N/C"
4
7 Mexico Alejandro Vela
3
3
Adrián Cortés
1
2
9 Mexico Alejandro Castro
1
1
2
Isaac Romo
"N/C"
2
Chile Hugo Droguett
Own goal
2
13 Mexico Gienir García
1
1
Javier Aquino
1
Gonzalo Pineda
1
Julio César Domínguez
Uruguay Marcelo Palau
"N/C"
Chile Waldo Ponce
TOTAL
35
31
29
95

Goal minutes[edit]

Updated to games played on 13 May 2011.

1'–15' 16'–30' 31'–HT 46'–60' 61'–75' 76'–FT Extra time "Total"
14 13 19 13 16 15 5 95

Results[edit]

Apertura 2010[edit]

Results summary[edit]

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
19 13 3 3 35 16 +19 42 8 0 1 18 5 +13 5 3 2 17 11 +6

Last updated: 20 November.
Source: Competitive Matches

Results by round[edit]

[3]

Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
Ground A H A H A H A H A H A H A A H A H A H
Result W W L W W W W W L W D W D W W D W W L
Position 2 2 5 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

Last updated: 20 November.
Source: Competitive Matches
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Lose; W = Win; P = Postponed.

CONCACAF Champions League[edit]

Results summary[edit]

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
12 7 2 3 31 15 +16 23 4 2 0 16 5 +11 3 0 3 15 10 +5

Last updated: 12 April.
Source: Competitive Matches

Results by round[edit]

Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Ground A H A H A H H A H A A H
Result W W L W W D W L W W L D
Position 4 1 1 2 1 2

Last updated: 12 April.
Source: CONCACAF Champions League
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Lose; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Clausura 2011[edit]

Results summary[edit]

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
21 9 6 6 29 24 +5 33 7 3 1 22 10 +12 2 3 5 7 14 −7

Last updated: 16 May.
Source: Competitive Matches

Results by round[edit]

Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21
Ground H A H A H A H A H A H A H H A H A H A H A
Result W L D W W L W D D W W L L W L D D W D W L
Position 2 8 7 5 3 5 3 4 5 4 3 4 6 5 5 5 5

Last updated: 16 May.
Source: Competitive Matches
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Lose; W = Win; P = Postponed.

IFFHS Ranking[edit]

Cruz Azul position on the Club World Ranking during the 2010-11 season, according to IFFHS.[4]

Month Position Points
July 52 141.5
August 36 171.5
September 46 166.5
October 43 169.5
November 49 160.5
December 55 156
January 53 159
February 45 168
March 53 157.5
April 67 144
May 64 151.5
June 66 151.5

Last updated: 20 July 2011.
Source: IFFHS

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.cruz-azul.com.mx/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2717&Itemid=199
  2. ^ "Cruz Azul stats". ESPN Deportes. Retrieved 1 August 2010. 
  3. ^ "League Table". Medio Tiempo. Archived from the original on 11 August 2010. Retrieved 25 July 2010. 
  4. ^ IFFHS

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