MX League

Veracruz's call for wage solidarity ignored as Tigres show claws

The MX League's bottom club asked for a three-minute protest over unpaid salaries but their opponents had other ideas, scoring twice instead.

MX League side Veracruz have got off the to the worst start in the history of the Mexican top flight during an ongoing dispute over unpaid wages.
 
Veracruz sit bottom of the table with just four points after 13 games and have a goal difference of -26 with off-pitch issues derailing their season from day one.
 
When Tigres arrived at the Estadio Luis "Pirata" Fuente, the home side asked that the first three minutes of the game go uncontested in protest over the situation, but the visitors had other ideas...