It's been a hectic weekend in Liga MX, with one team relegated, the playoff race on a knife's edge, a Mexican legend making his home farewell and the oldest stadium in the league hosting its final game.
Here are five thoughts from the weekend:
1. Lobos BUAP relegated
Lobos BUAP lasted just two short seasons in Liga MX. The 4-0 loss to Monterrey on Saturday condemned the Puebla-based university team to relegation less than a year after it won promotion. Veracruz had looked doomed to the drop a couple...
Following the end of Round 15 in Liga MX, here are five takes from the weekend slate of games as we near the end of the regular season.
1. Who will join Toluca and Santos in the postseason?
Tigres and Club America failed to secure their liguilla spots this weekend as both were unable to win their respective matches. Club America failed to win at home against a surging Monterrey, who held on for a 0-0 draw after they went down to 10 men early. Tigres was similarly unlucky, drawing 2-2 to Cruz...
Liga MX is heading down the final stretch of the regular season with some playoff spots still up for grabs. Tom Marshall and Eric Gomez preview the must-see games this weekend.
Club America looks to bounce back against Monterrey
Club America's exit at the semifinal stage of the CONCACAF Champions League was not part of Las Aguilas' plans this year. Coach Miguel Herrera is in his second season since returning to a club that demands titles and is faced with criticism when it doesn't happen.
ESPN FC's Liga MX writers Tom Marshall and Eric Gomez pick out the storylines you need to follow in another exciting weekend of Liga MX action.
Crucial weekend for playoff battle
Only two points separate seventh-placed Puebla and 15th-placed Leon in the Liga MX table, making this weekend's games even more crucial than usual as teams jockey for position in the top-eight or battle to make it into the playoff spots. Only four games remain for each side, so this is a particularly important weekend...