[AMERICANS IN MEXICO]
In the fourth game day of Mexican First Division Apertura 2008 action, 21-year-old California Jesus Padilla
made his second appearance of
the season for Chivas Guadalajara as a halftime sub but was red-carded in the 87th minute of of a 2-2 tie with Necaxa.
New Mexico product Edgar Castillo
went the full 90 for Santos
in a 3-0 win over Indios, whose Texan midfielder Marco Antonio Vidal
stayed on the bench. Vidal started in Indios' season opener.
Texan Jose Francisco Torres
final 28 minutes for Pachuca's 1-1 draw with Atlante and was unlucky not to be awarded a penalty kick on a late-game breakaway.
Another Texan, Daniel Hernandez
went the full 90
in Jaguares' 1-1 tie with Atlante.