Liga MX W2W4: Guadalajara clubs prepare for Clasico Tapatio
The Clasico Tapatio highlights weekend action in the Liga MX, with Chivas taking on Atlas on Saturday in a battle that pits Guadalajara's two first division sides.
Here's what to watch for in the sixth round of matches of the Apertura 2016:
Atlas centennial needs cherry on top
It's not normal for the onus to be on Atlas in the week of the Clasico Tapatio, but that's the way it is ahead of Saturday's match against Chivas in Estadio Chivas,...
GUADALAJARA, Mexico -- What is worth more -- winning a UEFA Champions League medal with Barcelona, or lifting the Liga MX trophy with Atlas?
For most players, it would be an easy decision, but Atlas and Mexico captain Rafa Marquez says he would give up one of the Champions league titles he won with the Azulgrana in 2006 and 2009 to end Los Rojinegros' 65-year trophy drought.
"A Champions [League] for a title with Atlas?" said Marquez in an event to celebrate the club's 100th anniversary in Guadalajara....
With just two days left before the start of the Liga MX Apertura 2016, here are our Liga MX Power Rankings entering the new campaign.
1. MONTERREY: The 2010 Apertura was the the last time Monterrey lifted the Liga MX title. Since then, Los Rayados have gone on to become one of the most advanced clubs in Mexico -- opening the impeccable Estadio BBVA Bancomer in August 2015 and consistently bringing in top talent. Edwin Cardona, Dorlan Pabon and Carlos Sanchez are still around, securing La...