2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
0-0-2, 3rd in Copa MX
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4dNayib Moran

Leon surges to No. 1, America No. 2

Leon's impressive 3-1 win over Toluca sent it soaring to the top of the Power Rankings, while America slipped down to No. 2 and Tigres to third.

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4dEric Gomez

Pumas stay hot, Cruz Azul continues to roll

Pumas racked up another win and Cruz Azul is showing their potential under new manager Pedro Caixinha. A look at action in the Liga MX.

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7dNayib Moran, Tom Marshall, Eric Gomez

W2W4: Chivas, Cruz Azul seek first wins

After an exciting and somewhat surprising first week of the Clausura, Liga MX returns. Here is W2W4 this weekend.

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11dNayib Moran

Club America go No. 1, Tigres No. 2

Club America's week 1 win over Queretaro takes them top of Liga MX Power Rankings with Tigres slipping to second following a 2-1 defeat vs. Puebla.

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14dNayib Moran

Tigres top, high expectations for Cruz Azul

Apertura finalists Tigres and Monterrey come in at #1 and #2 respectively in the first Liga MX Power Rankings of the season but #3 may surprise.

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17dCesar Hernandez

Manneh, Henriquez headline new arrivals

Several Liga MX clubs were busy in the short offseason bringing in new talent to fill gaps. Here are seven of the most intriguing new arrivals.

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36dCesar Hernandez

Liga MX season reviews in brief

In the spirit of the whirlwind Liga MX season, we have quick and to-the-point rundowns of the 2017 campaign for all 18 teams.

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45dTom Marshall

Cruz Azul hires ex-Rangers boss Caixinha

Portuguese manager Pedro Caixinha has been named the new head coach at Cruz Azul, following a mixed spell at Scottish giants Rangers.

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52dTom Marshall

Cruz Azul parts ways with manager Jemez

After parting ways with Cruz Azul on Monday, coach Paco Jemez will return to Spain satisfied with the work he accomplished in his year in charge.

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53dTom Marshall

MX: America, Monterrey through to semis

Club America and Monterrey advanced to the semifinals of the Liga MX 2017 Apertura on Sunday, joining Tigres and Morelia.

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56dTom Marshall

MX: Nine-man America holds Cruz Azul

Cruz Azul could only manage a 0-0 draw in Estadio Azul against Mexico City rival Club America on Thursday in the 2017 Apertura quarterfinal.

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60dCesar Hernandez

Monterrey favored but expect shocks

Need to know what watch in Liga MX playoffs? Start with intimidating top seed Monterrey and Miguel Herrera's push to make Club America great again.

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65dNayib Moran

Liga MX needs coaches like Paco Jemez

Paco Jemez's tenure at Cruz Azul has been far from perfect but what keeps Liga MX improving is the arrival of coaches like him from outside Mexico.

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77dTom Marshall, Nayib Moran and Eric Gomez

W2W4: Atlas could clinch vs. rival Chivas

Atlas are still in the playoff hunt and would love to clinch a Liguilla spot at the home of their arch-rivals, Chivas. It's must-see TV in Liga MX.

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77dTom Marshall, Nayib Moran and Eric Gomez

Fading Cruz Azul to miss the playoffs?

With just two games to go before the Liguilla, which teams will miss the playoffs? Tom Marshall and Nayib Moran believe Cruz Azul won't make it.

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88dTom Marshall

Cruz Azul, America both lose

Cruz Azul manager Paco Jemez is not convinced that his squad is among Liga MX's top teams after their loss to Lobos BUAP.

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98dTom Marshall, Nayib Moran and Eric Gomez

W2W4: Stakes raised in the Clasico Joven

The Clasico Joven takes center stage this week in Liga MX with America and Cruz Azul both contending. Here's what else to watch for in Week 13.

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128dNayib Moran

Are Jemez, Cruz Azul true contenders?

If Cruz Azul are truly going to contend in Liga MX, Paco Jemez needs to keep getting the most from his midfield trio.

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133dTom Marshall, Nayib Moran and Eric Gomez

W2W4: Tigres, Atlas are worlds apart

The 2017 Apertura rolls on with a full slate of matches. Our writers look at some of the key storylines heading into an exciting weekend.

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140dEric Gomez

Transfer window winners and losers

Cruz Azul continued to spend smartly while Pachuca brought in Keisuke Honda to win Liga MX's transfer window. Chivas might rue not being more active.

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147dTom Marshall, Nayib Moran and Eric Gomez

W2W4: Cruz Azul's big test vs. Monterrey

It's the second game this week for teams in Liga MX's Apertura. Our writers look at some of the key storylines heading into an exciting weekend.

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