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august 23, 2012 • 10:55 AM • last update 11:08 AM

Tigres comes back for 2-2 draw against Alajuenelense

Manuel Viniegra scored the second goal for Tigres in the match.  Foto: Mexsport
Manuel Viniegra scored the second goal for Tigres in the match.
Foto: Mexsport
 

Tigres delivered a 2-2 draw in its visit to Alajuelense in Costa Rica for the second match of the CONCACAF Champions League.

Alajuelense debuted in the tournament with a tie against Tigres, though will have left hoping for a better result.

Despite Tigres' superiority on the field, Diego Calvo, who came in as a susbsitute in the first half due to an injury to Kevin Sancho, scored on a long distance shot to give the local team the lead.

In the 40th minute, Alonso Zamora took advantage of chaos in the box to finish on a loose ball to even up the match.

Twelve minutes into the second half, Manuel Viniegra headed the ball into goal to give Tigres the lead 2-1.

As time was winding down, Luis Miguel Valle got the qualizer with a long distance shot to the left post to make the final score 2-2.

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