MEXICO CITY -- Last season's thrilling final between America and Tigres will have another take, but this time around what's at stake is a first win in the 2017 Clausura for both clubs.
Here's five things to watch for this weekend in Liga MX:
1. Apertura final rematch not lacking intensity
According to Club America's manager Ricardo La Volpe, America was the superior side throughout the 210 minutes played against Tigres in December's two-legged 2016 Apertura final, however in the end...
MEXICO CITY -- It might only be the second week of the 2017 Clausura, but the details this weekend left behind are enough to whet fans' appetites for the rest of the season.
Here are five storylines from an exciting weekend in Mexico:
1. Atlas surprises Tigres and Liga MX
For coach Jose Guadalupe Cruz and captain Rafa Marquez, beating Liga MX's defending champions, Tigres, at Estadio Jalisco wasn't a huge surprise, but for the rest of the league it was. Atlas was one of four clubs who didn't lose...
There really won't be many more enticing rounds of matches during the 2017 Clausura than this weekend's slate.
Here's what to watch for:
Toluca's centennial takes center stage
There couldn't be a better or more fitting opponent for Toluca's return to the Estadio Nemesio Diez than Club America in a game that will really kickstart the team's centennial celebrations (Sunday, 5 p.m. ET).
The completely redeveloped stadium -- 45 miles from Estadio Azteca -- is looking in fine shape after a $70 million...