Category Archives: Soccer

Cruz Azul vs FC Juárez – Jornada 4 Recap and Highlights

Cruz Azul earned their first win of the Apertura with a 2-0 victory against FC Juárez. The result keeps La Máquina unbeaten at home while the Bravos have now lost three in a row on the road.

The first half was hard-fought, with most of the play occurring in midfield, but Cruz Azul had the edge in possession and had more attacking opportunities. They couldn’t find the breakthrough, though, and the game went to halftime still tied 0-0.

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Tijuana vs Pumas UNAM – Jornada 4 Recap and Highlights

Tijuana earned their first home win of the Apertura with a 1-0 victory against Pumas UNAM. The result keeps the Xolos unbeaten at home this season, while the universitarios have now lost two in a row.

The hosts took the lead early and never relinquished it. In the 9th minute, Miler Bolaños was played into the box and sent a low cross towards the far post for Camilo Sanvezzo, who slotted it home to make it 1-0 for the Xolos.

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Veracruz vs Atlas – Jornada 4 Recap and Highlights

Veracruz took the lead but couldn’t hold it as Atlas came back for a 1-2 away win. The result extends the Tiburones Rojos’ record-setting league winless streak to 30 games, while the Rojinegros remain perfect on the road in the Apertura.

The game – for once – started off well for Veracruz. In the 10th minute, they earned a corner kick that turned into a goal, with Cristian Menéndez heading the ball home to make it 1-0 with his first goal in 10 months.

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Monarcas Morelia vs Monterrey – Jornada 4 Recap and Highlights

After the second half was delayed 40 minutes due to lightning, Monterrey scored late to earn a 0-1 away win against 10-man Monarcas Morelia. The result gives the Rayados a second straight victory, while the michoacanos remain winless at home in the Apertura.

Both teams had chances in the first half. In the 10th minute, Gabriel Achilier slipped and fell in the box while trying to defend against Rogelio Funes Mori, but he couldn’t take advantage as he failed to find the target with his attempt.

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Apertura 2019 Week 4: Where to Watch

Jornada 4 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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2019-2020 Copa MX Jornada 2 Results & Standings

Jornada 2 of the 2019-2020 Copa MX was a week for the hosts, with six of the seven completed matches ending in victories for the home side and the seventh ending in a draw.

Jornada 2 Results – August 6-7
Zacatepec 3-2 Atlas
Cafetaleros vs Monterrey – postponed to 10/11
Monarcas Morelia 1-0 Puebla
FC Juárez 1-1 Venados
Mineros de Zacatecas 2-0 Querétaro
Chivas de Guadalajara 2-1 Santos Laguna
Atlético San Luis 3-1 Potros UAEM
Dorados de Sinaloa 2-1 Celaya

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Official: Guillermo Ochoa Joins América

The rumors have been proven true: Guillermo Ochoa is returning to Club América to take over the position left vacant by Agustín Marchesín’s departure.

Goalkeeper @yosoy8a arrives at the Nest. Welcome home Memo! #8AEsDelAme

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Disciplinary Report: Apertura 2019 Week 3

The Disciplinary Committee has suspended 5 players in the aftermath of this weekend’s Jornada 3 games – although one of those suspensions has been appealed.

Cruz Azul’s Jonathan Rodríguez, Querétaro’s George Corral, and Puebla’s Lucas Cavallini were all given one-game suspensions for serious foul play.

Puebla filed a petition of non-conformity regarding Cavallini’s red card, which the Disciplinary Committee overturned. However, Puebla appealed the Committee’s decision and the Appeals Commission is now meeting to make a determination.

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2019-2020 Copa MX Jornada 2: Where to Watch

The revamped Copa MX continues this week with the second round of group stage games.

Current standings can be found here.

All times Eastern, home team listed first.

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Apertura 2019 Week 3 Standings & Statistics

Santos Laguna remained in first place with their 1-2 victory against Atlas, while Veracruz dropped into last place after their 7-0 loss to Necaxa.

Santos is the only perfect team remaining, while Querétaro and América are also unbeaten; on the other hand, Cruz Azul, Puebla, Pachuca, Toluca, and Veracruz are all winless.

Veracruz remained in last place in the Tabla de Cociente with their loss, while relegation rivals Querétaro and FC Juárez won and Chivas de Guadalajara drew; Atlético San Luis had a bye.  

Scores
Puebla 1-1 Chivas de Guadalajara
Atlas 1-2 Santos Laguna
Querétaro 3-0 Cruz Azul
América 3-1 Tijuana
Pachuca 1-2 Monarcas Morelia
Necaxa 7-0 Veracruz
Monterrey 3-2 León
Pumas UNAM 0-1 Tigres UANL
FC Juárez 2-0 Toluca

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