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Cruz Azul claims CONCACAF Champions League title

Toluca, Mexico (SportsNetwork.com) - Cruz Azul claimed its sixth CONCACAF Champions League title via away goals on Wednesday following a 1-1 second-leg draw with Toluca at the Nemesio Diez Stadium.After a tame scoreless draw between the sides in the first leg back on April 15, Cruz Azul knew a road goal on Wednesday would go a long way toward securing the title, and the goal came in the 41st minute to give the visitors the lead.On the opening tally, Marco Fabian got free down the left flank and lofted the ball back across the face of goal. Toluca's defenders left Mariano Pavone completely unmarked and he nodded it home with ease.The hosts drew level in the 63rd minute when Edgar Benitez smashed one into the top left corner, but the hosts needed a second goal to claim the title.Toluca pushed forward looking for a winning goal and sent 12 attempts toward goal in the second half. With time winding down, and the fourth official's board showing four minutes, the hosts had one final magnific...

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