The visitorshad been at its full complement of 11 players when
Jimenez's dismissal in the 74th minute left the side short, yet Benitez found himself in the right place to crash in from close range after in the dying stages of the match.
Victory lifted Club America to third on the table, five points behind early front-runners Toluca and Tijuana.
Guadalajara fellow mid-table outfit Tigres Monterrey 2-1, its goals coming from
Tigres narrowed the lead in the 78th minute when