Red Bulls, Santos Laguna set up CONCACAF Champions quartefinals clash
New York Red Bulls cruised to a 3-0 win over Domincan side Atletico Pantoja to book a spot in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Champions League.
With the win on Wednesday night at Red Bull Arena, the MLS side advance 5-0 on aggregate.
Sean Davis scored NYRB's first on the night in the 27th minute on an arching header from the edge of the box.
The Red Bulls will next clash with Liga MX side Santos Laguna, who defeated Hondura's Marathon by a score of 5-0 (11-2 on aggregate). Los Guerreros had five different players score in the game.
In other first-round CONCACAF Champions League action on Wednesday, Mexico's CF Monterrey defeated El Salvador's Alianza FC 1-0 the second leg of their matchup. Neither team scored in the first leg last week in San Salvador.
Monterrey will move on to a quarterfinal matchup against Herediano or Atlanta United. Herediano took the first leg 3-1 at home in Costa Rica last week.