Posts tagged La Liguilla 2018
Keys to Victory - Cruz Azul vs Club América for the Title

Millions of Mexican soccer fans waited patiently all season for a classic match in the final. Sadly leg 1 didn’t deliver, but typically the second leg of the LigaMX finals provide the fireworks and memories to last a lifetime. At least that’s what we’re all hoping for. Here are my final keys to victory for each team for the 2018 Apertura Final!

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The End is Near: An Americanista's Take on a Frustrating Night

The first leg of the Apertura Final left a lot to be desired. If I were a teacher, like my colleague Danny, and were able to grade this match I’d give the game a D-. It would have been an F but a few great diving stops by both goalies and the pushing and shoving after the whistle was blown gave us some excitement.

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Heading into the 2018 LigaMX Final: Cruz Azul vs América

Cruz Azul has gone 21 years without a title, while América is now one week away from trying to reach lucky number 13 and become the winningest club in Mexican Soccer.

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Keys to Victory - Club América vs Pumas

Estadio Azteca will be putting in some serious overtime this weekend, as it hosts yet another semi-final match between the visiting Pumas and Club América a day after Cruz Azul defeated Monterrey to advance to the 2018 Liga MX Apertura Final. Here are my keys to to victory if they hope to meet Cruz Azul in the finals next week.

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Keys to Victory - Cruz Azul vs Monterrey

Tonight Cruz Azul will look to use their home field advantage at Estadio Azteca to propel them to the final. They will need more than a raucous crowd to defeat the team from Monterrey. Here are my keys to victory for each team in the rubber match of this series.

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Keys to Victory - Pumas vs. Club América

Tonight Club América and Pumas face off in the first leg of a playoff version of El Clasico Capitalino. This fierce rivalry is intense in the regular season so naturally I’m expecting fireworks in the semi-final edition. Here are my keys to tonight’s matchup between the two inter-city teams.

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Keys to Victory - Monterrey vs Cruz Azul

Tonight the team known as La Maquina travel to Monterrey, Nuevo León to take on Los Rayados. Monterrey hopes to end Cruz Azul’s dream season early, and must get a big result tonight at Estadio BBVA Bancomer.  Here are my keys to tonight’s matchup between the two titans of LigaMX

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