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Robert Siboldi Named Coach of Cruz Azul

Following the departure of Pedro Caixinha, Cruz Azul’s vice presidents, Víctor Garcés and Alfredo Alvarez, announced Robert Dante Siboldi as the new head coach.

After that announcement, Ricardo Peláez, the club’s sporting director, tendered his resignation, feeling that the vice presidents had usurped his authority by naming the new coach without his input.

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Alfonso Sosa Out at Atlético San Luis

Atlético San Luis has announced the departure of Alfonso Sosa and his coaching staff.

The timing has raised some eyebrows as San Luis enters the FIFA break on the back of a 0-2 away win on Saturday; the club is in 10th place overall in the table, with 11 points from seven games.

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Enrique López Zarza New Coach of Veracruz

Following the resignation of Enrique Meza, Veracruz has named Enrique López Zarza the new coach of the struggling club.

The Tiburones Rojos are in the midst of a record-setting 34-game winless streak; they haven’t won in more than a calendar year, and have gone through five coaches in that span.

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Cruz Azul Parts Ways with Pedro Caixinha

Cruz Azul has announced the departure of coach Pedro Caixinha “by mutual agreement” following La Máquina’s 1-1 draw with Chivas de Guadalajara on Saturday.

The Portuguese coach has been with the club since the Clausura 2018 season and oversaw a total of 86 games in all competitions. He had a record of 40 wins, 21 losses, and 25 draws. Under Caixinha, Cruz Azul won the Apertura 2018 Copa MX and the 2019 SuperCopa MX; they also reached the Apertura 2018 league final.

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Enrique Meza Resigns as Veracruz Coach

After falling 5-0 to Querétaro on Tuesday, Enrique Meza has tendered his resignation as head coach of Veracruz.

The beleaguered club is in the midst of a 33-game winless run, with their last league victory coming more than a year ago (a 1-0 win against Tijuana on August 25, 2018). In the current Apertura 2019 season, they have just one point from six games and have lost their last five in a row.

Meza, who took over as coach in June, was unable to right the ship. In a press conference, he said he had done everything “humanly possible” to get the Tiburones Rojos back on track.

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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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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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Chelís Out at Puebla

José Luis Sánchez Solá is the first coaching casualty of the Apertura 2019. Following Puebla’s 0-4 loss to Pachuca on Friday, the club announced the departure of “Chelís” as head coach.

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Santos Laguna Parts Ways with Salvador Reyes

Santos Laguna has announced the departure of head coach Salvador Reyes and physical trainer Luis Canay following the meeting of the Sporting Committee.

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Chivas Parts Ways with José Saturnino Cardozo

Just three hours after suffering a 2-1 loss to Pumas UNAM, Chivas de Guadalajara announced the departure of head coach José Saturnino Cardozo.

El Rebaño is in the midst of a five-game winless streak in league play, and they were also recently knocked out of the Copa MX by their arch-rivals, Club América.

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