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2019 Campeón de Campeones – Recap and Highlights

It went all the way to penalty kicks, but in the end América won the 2019 Campeón de Campeones title with a 6-5 shootout victory against Tigres UANL.

The game started out with both teams battling for control; play was concentrated in midfield and there were few goal-scoring chances of note. Tigres had a promising-looking attack in the 12th minute, but as Lucas Zelarayán prepared to shoot, Bruno Valdez sent the ball out for a corner.

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2019 SuperCopa and Campeón de Campeones: Where to Watch

The annual SuperCopa MX and Campeón de Campeones doubleheader will take place this Sunday at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.

The SuperCopa MX will open the doubleheader, with Cruz Azul, the winners of the Apertura 2018 Copa MX, against Necaxa, the 2018 SuperCopa champion. Necaxa earned their spot because the Clausura 2019 Copa MX winner, América, is playing in the Campeón de Campeones game.

América earned a spot in the “champion of champions” game by winning the Apertura 2018 league title; they will face the Clausura 2019 winners, Tigres UANL, in the second game of the doubleheader.

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2018 Campeón de Campeones – Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL earned a comprehensive 4-0 victory against Santos Laguna in the StubHub Center in Carson, California, to earn the title of Campéon de Campeones. The victory also qualifies Tigres for the new Campeones Cup, where they will face Major League Soccer’s reigning champion, Toronto FC, in September.

Santos Laguna, despite being somewhat diminished by injuries and absences, nevertheless started the game off well and the first half saw a dynamic game with opportunities at both ends. But shortly before halftime, the momentum swung firmly in Tigres’ favor.

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2018 SuperCopa and Campeón de Campeones: Where to Watch

The annual SuperCopa MX and Campeón de Campeones doubleheader will take place this Sunday at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.

The SuperCopa MX will open the doubleheader, with Monterrey, the winners of the Apertura 2017 Copa MX, against Necaxa, the Clausura 2018 Copa MX champions.

Following that game, the winners of the Apertura 2017 and Clausura 2018 league titles will face off, with Tigres UANL and Santos Laguna looking to claim the title of “champion of champions”.

All times Eastern.

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Campeón de Campeones: Tigres UANL vs Chivas de Guadalajara – Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL claimed the “champion of champions” title with a 1-0 victory over Chivas de Guadalajara at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.

The game started off at a good pace and Tigres created the first chance of the game in the 6th minute, when André-Pierre Gignac found himself in good position but sent his soft shot into the hands of Rodolfo Cota.

Chivas, missing four players to the Gold Cup and another to injury, struggled to get anything going in attack, aside from a would-be goal by Michael Pérez in the 11th minute that was disallowed for offside. El Rebaño suffered a further setback in the 27th minute when both Oswaldo Alanís and José Juan Vázquez had to leave the field with injuries.

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Referee Assignments: 2017 SuperCopa and Campeón de Campeones

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Referee: Erick Yair Miranda Galindo
Assistant 1: Mario Jesús López Carrillo
Assistant 2: Pablo Israel Hernández Luna
Fourth Official: Jorge Antonio Pérez Durán

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2017 SuperCopa and Campeón de Campeones – Where to Watch

The SuperCopa MX and Campeón de Campeones doubleheader will take place this Sunday at the sold-out StubHub Center in Carson, California.

The SuperCopa MX will open the doubleheader, with Querétaro, the winners of the Apertura 2016 Copa MX, against América, the team with the best record in the group stages of the Apertura 2016 and Clausura 2017 Copas. (Since Chivas de Guadalajara won both the Clausura 2017 Copa MX and the Clausura 2017 league title, they ceded their place in the SuperCopa to Club América).

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2017 Campeón de Campeones and SuperCopa MX Games Announced

The dates and location for the 2017 Campeón de Campeones and SuperCopa MX games have been announced, and for the second consecutive year the doubleheader will be played at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, the home of the LA Galaxy.

The games are scheduled for Sunday, July 16th, and tickets are available to the general public from www.axs.com and www.stubhubcenter.com beginning on April 20th.

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Disciplinary Report: 2016 Campeón de Campeones

disciplinary reportThe Apertura 2016 season has yet to officially kick off and the Disciplinary Committee has already been busy, suspending two players in the aftermath of the 2016 Campeón de Campeones match.

After earning red cards in the Campeón de Campeones game, both Rubén Botta and Guido Pizarro will miss the opening round of the Apertura 2016 season.

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Campeón de Campeones: Tigres UANL vs Pachuca – Recap and Highlights

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In a game that finished 10 vs 10, Apertura 2015 champions Tigres UANL defeated Clausura 2016 champions Pachuca 1-0 to claim the Campeón de Campeones title.

Tigres had more possession in the opening minutes, but it was Pachuca who had the first dangerous chance of the game. In the 8th minute, Hirving Lozano got past Israel Jiménez and Hugo Ayala, but he couldn’t keep his shot on frame.

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