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Andre-Pierre Gignac, Mateus Uribe would headline a hypothetical Liga MX All-Star team

Tigres striker Andre-Pierre Gignac remains the face of Liga MX.
Andre-Pierre Gignac has become the face of Liga MX and would be a sure-fire All-Star.

The prospect of a MLS versus Liga MX All-Star showdown will go from a debate to a reality at some point in the future, with both leagues having committed to a game between the two further down the line.

On Wednesday, it is Juventus' turn to face an MLS All-Star side led by Gerardo "Tata" Martino, but as the rivalry grows between North America's two biggest leagues -- as seen in last season's CONCACAF Champions League -- the debate over which league would have the strongest All-Star side provides...

What would a Liga MX All-Star Game look like?

Oribe Peralta could lead a strong Mexico team in a Liga MX all-star game.

Editor's Note: This piece originally appeared on ESPN Deportes.

Given that it's a real thing for most North American sports leagues, we went through a hypothetical exercise as to what would happen if the Liga MX Bancomer had an All-Star break, with an ensuing competition featuring the competition's best players. The results were as follows:

The ESPN All-Star Game will be held at Estadio Azul as a way of honoring the storied venue days before its scheduled demolition.

Oribe Peralta and Andre-Pierre...

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Deulofeu, Bacca link up again but Milan fall to Juve on controversial penalty

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It's evident that there is still a gap in quality between these two teams, but Milan showed grit, determination and unrivalled desire to take something from this game. Every player worked tirelessly off the ball, and they deserved a point after putting in a brilliant shift.


The Milan midfield was never able to really take control of the game, and that ultimately led to plenty of pressure from Juventus. Further, with a clear emphasis on counter-attacking, the Rossoneri weren't...

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Brilliant Deulofeu lifts nine-man Milan past Bologna

AC Milan midfielder Mario Pasalic celebrates after scoring the winner against Bologna.
AC Milan were down to nine men for the last half an hour versus Bologna but grabbed a dramatic late win via Mario Pasalic.

Nine-man AC Milan secured a miraculous 1-0 win over Bologna on Wednesday night, with Mario Pasalic scoring the late winner for the Rossoneri. Both Gabriel Paletta and Juraj Kucka had seen red leaving the visitors two short for the last half hour, but a bit of Gerard Deulofeu magic carved the Bologna defence open to help Milan snatch the victory.  

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Milan deserve a huge amount of credit for digging in and playing out a significant part of the game with only nine men. To...

Sevilla want Stevan Jovetic but no deal yet with Inter Milan - Monchi

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Sevilla have targeted Inter Milan forward Stevan Jovetic.

Inter Milan forward Stevan Jovetic wants to join Sevilla in the winter transfer market but an agreement has yet to be reached between the two sides over his transfer, according to the Spanish club's sporting director.

Sevilla are looking to strengthen their attacking line and have identified the forward from Montenegro as a potential addition.

"Our interest for Jovetic is real," Sevilla sporting director Monchi told his club's website. "But there is a stumbling block with his current club [Inter],...