Tigres striker Andre-Pierre Gignac has denied hitting a Mexican journalist who has called him "a bad loser."
Gignac reportedly could face a sanction from the Mexican Football Association having refused to take part in the ceremony to collect his runners-up medal after Tigres had failed to overcome Chivas in the second leg of their Clausura Championship final tie on Sunday.
After the final whistle, Televisa journalist Yussif Caro claimed Gignac had hit him pitchside, and then called the France international...
GUADALAJARA, Mexico -- Chivas and Tigres go into the 2017 Clausura final second leg level at 2-2 after 90 minutes, with Sunday's tie in Estadio Chivas mixing all the ingredients for a classic.
Here are three key questions ahead of the big game as Chivas seek a league and cup double and Tigres look to win back-to-back Liga MX championships.
1. Where are Chivas at?
The 2-2 draw last Thursday in Estadio Universitario was actually a good result for Chivas. Going to "El Volcan" and emerging with...
NUEVO LEON, Mexico -- Three quick thoughts from Tigres 2-2 Chivas in Liga MX on Thursday.
Tigres striker Andre-Pierre Gignac scored two goals in the final six minutes of Thursday's 2017 Clausura first leg to leave the tie against Chivas all square at 2-2 heading into Sunday's decisive return match.
Alan Pulido and Rodolfo Pizarro netted in the first half for Chivas, before Gignac salvaged the late draw for Tigres with a brace.
1. Gignac turns on late magic
For 84 minutes, veteran Chivas center-back...