MEXICO CITY -- After five years and five months as Club America's sporting president, Ricardo Pelaez is set to step down from his post, sources have told ESPN's Heriberto Murrieta.
Since his arrival at Las Aguilas, the team have made 10 consecutive Liguilla appearances, have won two Liga MX titles and back-to-back to CONCACAF Champions League trophies.
"I leave happy, grateful, and I'll leave the doors open [to an eventual return]," Pelaez told Murrieta.
Pelaez's reasons for leaving after the...
MEXICO CITY -- Here are five storylines from an exciting Week 15 of the 2017 Clausura, which saw Monterrey celebrate a Clasico Regio victory over Tigres, while Club America and Chivas suffered defeats.
1. Montes' third Clasico Regio goal puts Tigres' playoff hopes in danger
Twenty-year-old center-back Cesar Montes has scored five Liga MX goals in his young career to date and three of them have come against Tigres in the Clasico Regio. To put those numbers into perspective, Andre-Pierre Gignac has...
Fresh off their Copa MX victory, Chivas sit in third place in the Liga MX table on 25 points with three matches left in the regular season. But don't sleep on Club America, which is just one point back (24) in fifth position. As the Liguilla looms ever closer, who is more likely to walk away with the league title? Our experts Tom Marshall, Nayib Moran and Cesar Hernandez have their say and lay out what you can't miss in Week 15 of the 2017 Clausura.
Who is more likely to win the 2017 Clausura?
After Wednesday's Copa MX title win it...
Former Mexico international Cuauhtemoc Blanco said he fears for his and his family's safety after being linked to a murder in the town of Cuernavaca, of which he is currently mayor.
Blanco was returning to Cuernavaca on Tuesday and talked to the media for the first time since he was accused of paying a hit-man to kill businessman Juan Manuel Garcia Bejarano back on April 6. The Mexico legend has denied the allegations.
"Yes, I am afraid, afraid for my life, for my family but I am staying here. I...