[AMERICANS ABROAD] Jose Torres
missed his penalty kick as Tigres fell to city rival Monterrey in a shootout, 4-2, after it
blew a 2-0 lead at the half and had to settle for a 2-2 tie with Los Rayados in the quarterfinals of Mexico's Copa MX. Emmanuel Villa
put Tigres ahead, but Monterrey replied on goals by Cesar Delgado
in the 64th minute and Humberto Suazo
one minute into stoppage time.
The game was the 101st clasico between the two teams in a series dating back to 1974.
winners: Alebrijes de Oaxaca (2-1 over Merida), Atlas (2-1 over UNAM) and Morelia (2-0 over Leon).