Mexican Liga MX
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jesus Duenas, Meliton Hernandez and Eduardo Herrera sat sheepishly alongside Mexico manager Miguel Herrera on Monday in the news conference ahead of Tuesday's friendly against Paraguay in Arrowhead Stadium.
They looked more like they were there to give evidence in court than a trio of players on the eve of arguably the biggest game of their careers, in which all will start. Alongside them, coach Herrera -- true to his persona -- cracked jokes and lightened the mood.
This story has been corrected. An earlier version quoted Ventura Alvarado as saying he had already spoken to Miguel Herrera. They have not spoken recently.
ZURICH -- Ventura Alvarado's 10-minute cameo against Denmark didn't tie him to the U.S. team, but the Mexican-American defender told ESPN FC on Friday that he's committed to representing the United States.
Wednesday's 3-2 loss in Aarhus was only a friendly, and Alvarado, a starter with Liga MX juggernaut Club America, remains eligible to play...
Believe it or not, Chivas are currently sitting in third place in the Liga MX table, only two spots behind current league leaders Club Tijuana and two above their bitter rivals, Club America.
As Chivas have climbed up the power rankings and league table, America's recent results have sent them spiraling down. The tables truly have been turned for Las Aguilas, who have also had to deal with off-the-field management issues this week.
Here are my updated power rankings for the Liga MX: