MEXICO CITY -- Liga MX's defending champions Tigres came alive in the last week of the 2016 Clausura to claim the final place in the postseason with a 3-0 win over Cruz Azul.
Andre-Pierre Gignac scored a brace to lead Los Auriazules to the Liguilla, where they will face hated neighbors Monterrey.
Here are three takeaways from Estadio Azul:
1. Tigres came on a mission to prolong season
In the first 35 minutes of the match, there was only one team on the pitch -- Ricardo Tuca Ferretti's Tigres. Under...