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Clausura 2019 Week 8: Where to Watch

Jornada 8 of the Liga MX Clausura 2019: Who’s playing who? When? And on what channel?

All the info you need to catch all the games you’re interested in.

All times Eastern, home team listed first.

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Atlas vs Tigres UANL – Jornada 8 Recap and Highlights

A stoppage-time penalty kick gave Tigres UANL the 0-1 away win against Atlas on Friday night. The result keeps the universitarios unbeaten on the road and lifts them into first place – pending the rest of this weekend’s games – while the Rojinegros have now lost three in a row.

Atlas came out attacking as they looked to halt their poor run of form. In the 8th minute, Nahuel Guzmán gave up a rebound that Juan Pablo Vigón pounced on, but his shot went over the bar. Facundo Barceló then had a chance from a header, but he couldn’t find the target.

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Veracruz vs Cruz Azul – Jornada 8 Recap and Highlights

Veracruz snapped their seven-game scoreless streak but was unable to hold the lead as they drew 1-1 with Cruz Azul. The result keeps the Tiburones Rojos winless in the Clausura 2019, while La Máquina are now winless in four.

Veracruz came out looking to finally make their home field advantage count, and they had a good chance in just the 3rd minute. Colin Kazim-Richards sent a dangerous cross into the box for Cristian Menéndez, but he couldn’t get the final touch.

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CCL: Sporting Kansas City vs Toluca – First Leg Recap and Highlights

Toluca faces an uphill battle to advance in the 2019 CONCACAF Champions League after suffering a 3-0 loss to Sporting Kansas City in the first leg of their semifinal series.

Toluca started the game off well and found an early chance through Luis Mendoza, but his third-minute shot went just wide of the post. After that, though, Kansas City began to control the game.

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Clausura 2019 Copa MX Round of Sixteen Set

The group stage of the Clausura 2019 Copa MX wrapped up this week, and 10 teams from Liga MX and six from Ascenso MX advanced to the knockout rounds.

All the group winners moved on, as did the seven best second-place teams. Teams were seeded based on total points earned and paired up for the Round of Sixteen, which will take place between February 26th and 27th.

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CCL: Alianza vs Monterrey – First Leg Recap and Highlights

Alianza and Monterrey left it all to play for in the second leg of their Round of Sixteen series after a 0-0 draw on Wednesday night.

The hosts came out with a high press as they looked to surprise Monterrey, but they couldn’t do much to trouble Marcelo Barovero in goal. The pressure did keep the Rayados from mounting any incisive attacks of their own, however, despite attempts by Dorlan Pabón and Avilés Hurtado to get the offense into gear.

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Clausura 2019 Copa MX: Week 6 Standings & Statistics

The group stage of the Clausura 2019 edition of the Copa MX wrapped up this week with the sixth round of games.

It was a balanced slate of results this week, with three home wins, three away wins, and three draws. Four of the victors were Liga MX teams and the other two were from Ascenso MX.

Scores
Correcaminos 0-1 Monarcas Morelia
Necaxa 2-3 Atlético San Luis
Veracruz 2-0 Mineros de Zacatecas
Cruz Azul 0-1 Alebrijes de Oaxaca
Tijuana 2-1 Pachuca
Cafetaleros 1-1 Chivas de Guadalajara
FC Juárez 1-1 Puebla
Pumas UNAM 2-1 Leones Negros
Dorados de Sinaloa 1-1 Querétaro

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CCL: Marathón vs Santos Laguna – First Leg Recap and Highlights

Santos Laguna is firmly in the driver’s seat of this CONCACAF Champions League Round of Sixteen series after picking up a 2-6 away win against Marathón.

Santos took the game to the Hondurans from the beginning, and they opened the scoring in the 19th minute. Marcelo Correa received a long throw, turned past his defender, and fired past the keeper from a tight angle to make it 0-1 for the visitors.

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CCL: Saprissa vs Tigres UANL – First Leg Recap and Highlights

Saprissa edged out Tigres UANL in the first leg of their Round of Sixteen series with a 1-0 victory, a scoreline that still leaves a lot to play for in next week’s second leg.

Tigres had chances throughout the game, with their first coming in the 7th minute. Eduardo Vargas played in Enner Valencia, but his shot was blocked by the defense. Vargas then tried his luck with a shot from outside the box that the keeper sent out for a corner kick.

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Disciplinary Report: Clausura 2019 Week 7

The Disciplinary Committee has suspended three players and a coach in the aftermath of this weekend’s Jornada 7 games.

Víctor Milke of Querétaro was given a one-game suspension for serious foul play, while Edson García of Veracruz was suspended one game for denial of a clear goal-scoring opportunity.

Antonio Ríos of Toluca was suspended for receiving two yellow cards in the same game, while coach Hernán Cristante was given a one-game suspension for using offensive and/or obscene language and/or gestures.