CCL: Sporting Kansas City vs Monterrey – Semifinal Second Leg Recap and Highlights

Sporting Kansas City scored early but couldn’t stop Monterrey’s high-powered attack; the Rayados picked up a 5-2 away victory tonight to easily win this semifinal series with a 10-2 aggregate score.

The hosts, the only non-Mexican team to make it to this round of the tournament, had no realistic chance of overcoming a 5-0 first leg deficit, but they came out attacking as they looked to salvage some dignity. Gerso gave them an early lead – and some fleeting hope – with his 6th minute goal to make it 1-0 (1-5).

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Clausura 2019 Week 14: Where to Watch

Jornada 14 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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América Wins 6th Copa MX Title

Club América beat FC Juárez by the minimum difference in the Clausura 2019 Copa MX final on Wednesday night, giving the Águilas their sixth cup title in the professional era – the most of any team.

FC Juárez came out attacking as they looked to be the first second-division side to win the title since 2012, and they had the first clear chance of the game in the 14th minute when Lucas Xavier tried his luck from distance and was inches away from opening the scoring.

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CCL: Santos Laguna vs Tigres UANL – Semifinal Second Leg Recap and Highlights

Santos Laguna came back from two goals down to beat Tigres UANL 3-2 on the night, but they couldn’t do enough to erase the first-leg deficit, ultimately falling to Tigres 5-3 on aggregate.

All the pressure was on the hosts in this one, who needed an early goal to give them hopes of a comeback attempt. Instead, it was the visitors who struck first, with Enner Valencia making it 0-1 (0-4 aggregate) just 11 minutes into the match as he rounded the keeper and sent the ball into the empty net.

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2019 Gold Cup Draw and Groups

The 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup is just over two months away, and the draw for groups has been held. The tournament expanded to 16 teams for this year’s iteration, which has resulted in some unbalanced groups mixing the region’s giants and minnows.

The group stage will kick off on June 15th and run through June 26th; the top two teams in each group will advance to the knockout stages, which will begin June 29th with the quarterfinals. The semifinals will be held July 2nd and 3rd, with the final coming July 7th in Chicago.

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2019 CCL Semifinal Second Legs: Where to Watch

The 2019 CONCACAF Champions League continues this week with the second legs of the semifinal round, and both games are looking somewhat academic after lopsided victories in the first legs.

First Leg Results
Tigres UANL 3-0 Santos Laguna
Monterrey 5-0 Sporting Kansas City

The semifinals are a total goals, aggregate score series; away goals are tiebreakers. If both the aggregate and away goals are tied at the end of the second leg, the winner will be determined by a penalty shootout.

Will there be a Clásico Regio in the CONCACAF final, or can Santos and/or Kansas City pull off a comeback for the ages?

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Clausura 2019 Copa MX Final: Where to Watch

The Clausura 2019 Copa MX final feature two teams looking for historic victories. FC Juárez is looking for the first Copa MX title in their history, while América is looking to break the record for most professional-era Copa MX titles.

The Bravos are the first Ascenso MX team to make the final since Oaxaca in the Clausura 2014 tournament, and will look to be the first second-tier side to win it since Dorados de Sinaloa in the Apertura 2012 tournament.

The Águilas, meanwhile, have five Copa MX titles in the professional era – tied with León – but this is their first cup final since the 1990-91 season.

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Disciplinary Report: Clausura 2019 Week 13

The Disciplinary Commitee has suspended give players in the aftermath of this weekend’s Jornada 13 games.

Rafael Baca of Cruz Azul was given a one-game suspension for denial of a clear goal-scoring opportunity, while Jesús Angulo of Santos Laguna was suspended for receiving two yellow cards in the same game.

Alexis Pérez of Querétaro, Alexis Vega of Chivas de Guadalajara, and Luis Felipe Gallegos of Necaxa were all given one-game suspensions for serious foul play.

Clausura 2019 Week 13 Standings & Statistics

León remained in first place with their 2-1 win against Necaxa, while Veracruz remained last after their 0-1 loss to Atlas.

Veracruz remains the only winless team in the Clausura 2019, and they remained in last place in the Tabla de Cociente as well with that loss, while relegation rival Lobos won.

Scores
Veracruz 0-1 Atlas
Puebla 1-1 Monarcas Morelia
Cruz Azul 3-0 Querétaro
Tigres UANL 2-0 Pumas UNAM
León 2-1 Necaxa
Chivas de Guadalajara 0-1 Lobos BUAP
Tijuana 3-2 América
Toluca 5-1 Monterrey
Santos Laguna 0-0 Pachuca

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Santos Laguna vs Pachuca – Jornada 13 Recap and Highlights

Neither team could find the breakthrough in this one as Santos Laguna and Pachuca played out a 0-0 draw. The result ends a two-game losing streak for the Laguneros but keeps them winless in five, while the Tuzos remain winless on the road this season.

Santos was looking to get back to winning ways under the interim direction of Rubén Duarte, and they started the game off strongly. However, despite a few good chances, they were unable to get past Alfonso Blanco in Pachuca’s goal.

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