CONCACAF Champions League: Frustration for DC United as Pachuca brush aside Jalapa

DC United 1 – LA Firpo 1 (CONCACAF Champions League, first-leg, July 28, 2009) Mario Alejandro Benitez capitalised on some poor defending to put the away side in front. Jaime Moreno equalised from the penalty spot. Second leg is on August 4.

Pachuca 3 – Deportivo Jalapa 0 (CONCACAF Champions League, first-leg, July 28, 2009) Juan Carlos Cacho opened the scoring in the 42nd minute, before goals from Gabriel Caballero in the 55th and Christian Gimenez in the 74th sealed the win.