Donovan double failed to put out Fire; Club America down Chiapas; Pachuca hold Toluca; Puebla win

LA Galaxy 2 – Chicago Fire 3 (MLS, August 1, 2010) The Fire were three up within 20 minutes, as Marco Pappa, Collins John and Mike Banner all beating Donovan Ricketts. Landon Donovan pulled goals back from the spot after 37 and 81 minutes, but the Galaxy could not find a leveller.

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Club America 3 – Chiapas 0 (Primera Division Apertura, August 1, 2010) Vicente Jose Vuoso broke the deadlock after eight minutes and second half goals from Vicente Sanchez and Enrique Esqueda put the match to bed for America.

Toluca 2 – Pachuca 2 (Primera Division Apertura, August 1, 2010) Gerardo Rodriguez’s opener for Pachuca was cancelled out by Diego Novaretti three minutes from time.

Puebla 2 – San Luis 1 (Primera Division Apertura, August 1, 2010) Goals from Olivera and Fabiano Pereira rendered Castillo’s 65th minute goal obsolete as Puebla took the points.