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...
MEXICO CITY -- There was really no wait for Liga MX to come back. After a crazy Liga MX final between Club America and Tigres that wrapped up on Christmas Day, Queretaro and Veracruz start off the 2017 Clausura on Three Kings' Day.
Here are five storylines to follow this weekend:
1. What will happen with the Monterrey-Edwin Cardona saga?
On Colombian radio show, Al Alargue, Edwin Cardona talked about a wide range of topics: from his recent phone conversation with Sevilla manager Jorge Sampaoli...
Following a short break, several U.S. footballers are ready to make their marks during the 2017 Clausura. With the league set to begin on Friday, here's a look at some of the Americans to follow in Liga MX.
Omar Gonzalez, DF, Pachuca
Since his arrival in Dec. 2015, Gonzalez has developed into one of the best central defenders in the league. The former LA Galaxy footballer was vital alongside Oscar Murillo during Pachuca's run to the quarterfinals of the 2016 Apertura.
Looking ahead to the Clausura,...