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Apertura 2019 Week 6: Where to Watch

Jornada 6 of the Liga MX Apertura 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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Toluca vs Tijuana – Jornada 6 Recap & Highlights

Toluca logo VS Tijuana logoToluca earned their first win of the season with a 2-0 victory against 10-man Tijuana. The result snaps a three-game losing streak for the Diablos Rojos while the Xolos have now lost two of their last three.

Toluca came out attacking as they looked to get their season on track, and they were rewarded early. In the 7th minute, the unfortunate Diego Braghieri sent the ball into his own net while trying to cut out a cross from Édgar Pardo to give Toluca the 1-0 lead.

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Tigres UANL vs América – Jornada 6 Recap & Highlights

Tigres UANL took the lead but couldn’t hold it as América came back for a 1-1 draw. The result keeps the universitarios unbeaten at home this season and unbeaten in four overall, while the Águilas saw their three-game winning streak halted but remain undefeated in the Apertura.

The hosts came out attacking and dominated play for most of the first half. Their first good chance came in the 8th minute, when Hugo Ayala hit the post, and they kept pressing from there. The breakthrough came in the 26th minute, when Luis Quiñones sent his shot in off the post to make it 1-0 for Tigres.

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Cruz Azul vs Puebla – Jornada 6 Recap & Highlights

Cruz Azul took the lead but couldn’t hold it as Puebla came back for a 1-1 draw. The result ends a two-game winning streak for La Máquina, but keeps them unbeaten in three, while the Poblanos are still looking for their first win of the season.

Cruz Azul came out attacking and repeatedly tested Nicolás Vikonis in goal. Guillermo Fernández had a pair of dangerous chances from distance, while Jonathan Rodríguez had a great opportunity following some good team interchange, but Vikonis was able to make the save.

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Pachuca vs Atlas – Jornada 6 Recap & Highlights

Pachuca earned their first home win of the season with a 3-1 victory against Atlas. The result gives the Tuzos back-to-back wins, while the Rojinegros have now lost two in a row.

The game started off somewhat slowly, with play taking place mainly in midfield. Pachuca had the first good chance of the game from a set piece, but Camilo Vargas punched the free kick away.

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Querétaro vs León – Jornada 6 Recap & Highlights

León earned a comprehensive 0-4 away win against a Querétaro side that missed a PK when the game was still goalless. The result gives La Fiera two wins in a row, while the Gallos Blancos saw their unbeaten start to the Apertura brought to a decisive halt.

Querétaro started the game off strongly, with several attacking forays. In the 22nd minute, it looked like their pressure would pay off when Andrés Mosquera brought down Enrique Triverio in the box. The referee pointed to the penalty spot – and also showed Mosquera a red.

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Santos Laguna vs Monterrey – Jornada 6 Recap & Highlights

Santos Laguna returned to the top of the table, at least temporarily, with their 2-1 win against Monterrey. The result keeps the Laguneros perfect at home this season, while the Rayados saw their three-game winning streak brought to a halt.

The game started off perfectly for Santos, who took the lead moments after kickoff. With just 1:29 on the clock, Julio César Furch pounced on a loose ball in the box and put it away after Monterrey failed to clear a long throw-in. 1-0 for the hosts.

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Monarcas Morelia vs Pumas UNAM – Jornada 6 Recap & Highlights

Monarcas Morelia earned their first home win of the Apertura with a 2-0 victory against Pumas UNAM. The result snaps the michoacanos’ two-game losing streak, while the universitarios now have three losses in their last four.

The visitors started the game off better, but Morelia found a few dangerous chances of their own. Fernando Aristeguieta had a clear opportunity when he got his head to a cross after some good passing play around the box, but his header whistled just inches wide of the post.

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Juan Reynoso Announced as Puebla Coach

Puebla has named Juan Reynoso as the club’s new head coach, following the departure of José Luis Sánchez Solá earlier this week.

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Veracruz vs Atlético San Luis – Jornada 6 Recap & Highlights

Veracruz’s record-setting winless streak reached 32 games with their 1-2 home loss to Atlético San Luis. The result keeps the Potosinos unbeaten in two and gives them their first road win of the Apertura, while the Tiburones Rojos have now lost four in a row.

There were chances at both ends to start the game, but the visitors had the better of them. In the 7th minute, Sebastián Jurado made a good save on an acrobatic bicycle kick attempt to keep San Luis off the board.

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Pablo Guede Named New Coach of Monarcas Morelia

Monarcas Morelia’s poor start to the season – four losses in five games – led to the departure of head coach Javier Torrente. The Argentinian lasted less than six months in charge of the michoacanos after having taken over on February 28th; he managed just two victories in the 23 games he coached across the Clausura and Apertura 2019 seasons.

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