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Chivas de Guadalajara vs Veracruz – Jornada 11 Recap and Highlights

Chivas de Guadalajara reclaimed first place in the table with a 2-0 victory over Veracruz. The win is a second consecutive one for El Rebaño, while the Tiburones Rojos have now lost five in a row.

Chivas started the game off strongly and nearly opened the scoring just a minute in, when Alan Pulido found Ángel Zaldívar, but Pedro Gallese was able to react and save Zaldívar’s attempt on the line.

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Clausura 2017 Copa MX Semifinals Set

The Clausura 2017 Copa MX quarterfinals have wrapped up and four teams are still in the running for the tournament title.

It will be a Liga MX team lifting the trophy, as the last Ascenso MX representative was knocked out in the quarterfinals.

The semifinal match-ups are as follows:

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Copa MX Quarterfinals: Chivas de Guadalajara vs FC Juárez

Chivas de Guadalajara earned a come-from-behind 3-2 victory over FC Juárez in their Copa MX quarterfinal game.

Lucas da Silva opened the scoring for the Bravos in the 30th minute, when he finished off a corner kick to make it 0-1 for the visitors.

Chivas pushed for a tying goal and Carlos Fierro nearly found one on a pair of occasions, but he first sent his shot wide and then was denied by a great save by Cirilo Saucedo.

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Clausura 2017 Copa MX Quarterfinals Set

The first knockout round of the Clausura 2017 Copa MX is in the books and eight teams are still in the running for the tournament title.

The winners from the round of sixteen have now been paired up for the quarterfinals, which will feature seven Liga MX teams and one from Ascenso MX.

The quarterfinal match-ups are as follows:

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Disciplinary Report: Clausura 2017 Week 9

The Disciplinary Committee has suspended six players and two members of technical staffs in the aftermath of this weekend’s Jornada 9 games.

The two most notable suspensions go to Rubens Sambueza of Toluca and Andrés Andrade of León, who are indefinitely suspended until the Committee can make a definitive ruling. Sambueza and Andrade were both involved in red-card challenges that resulted in significant injury (to Isaác Brizuela and Renato Ibarra, respectively).

The clubs of the injured players have requested the disqualification of Sambueza and Andrade for the duration of Brizuela and Ibarra’s injury layoffs.

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Copa MX Round of 16: Chivas de Guadalajara vs Correcaminos

Chivas de Guadalajara earned a dramatic 6-5 penalty shootout win against Correcaminos after a 2-2 draw in regulation.

Chivas looked the better side for much of the first half, but they weren’t able to capitalize on their opportunities. Finally, just before halftime, Oswaldo Alanís’s header was redirected into the net by the unfortunate Mario Valdez, whose own-goal made it 1-0.

In the second half, “Chofis” López made it 2-0 in the 62nd minute to put Chivas in firm control of the game.

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Isaác Brizuela Out 12 Weeks

red crossAfter leaving Chivas de Guadalajara’s Jornada 9 game against Toluca following a hard tackle, Isaác Brizuela is now set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines.

“El Conejo” was diagnosed with a third-degree right ankle sprain caused by the tackle by Rubens Sambueza, who was red-carded for the play.

That initial diagnosis, which would have seen Brizuela sidelined for 4-6 weeks, turned out to be optimistic. Team doctor Alberto Robles reported that, in addition to the sprain, Brizuela suffered a maisonneuve fracture that will require surgery.

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Chivas de Guadalajara vs Toluca – Jornada 9 Recap and Highlights

chivas tolucaChivas de Guadalajara moved into first place in the table with a 2-0 victory over 9-man Toluca. The result extends el Rebaño’s home unbeaten streak to three games while the Diablos Rojos have now lost two in a row.

The hosts took the lead just past the half-hour mark, when Ángel Zaldívar slipped his marker and played in Alan Pulido, whose diagonal shot made it 1-0 for Chivas.

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Jaguares de Chiapas vs Chivas de Guadalajara – Jornada 8 Recap and Highlights

jaguares chivasChivas de Guadalajara had a two-goal lead at halftime but ended up falling 4-3 to Jaguares de Chiapas. The result snaps a two-game losing streak for Jaguares while ending a four-game unbeaten run for El Rebaño.

The game couldn’t have started better for Chivas, who took the lead after just two minutes. Moisés Muñoz made the initial save on Javier López, but the rebound fell to Rodolfo Pizarro, who made it 0-1.

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C17 Copa MX Week 5 Review: Tuesday’s Games

copa corona mxAtlante 1-3 Chivas de Guadalajara (Group 6)
Atlante took the lead but couldn’t hold it as Chivas de Guadalajara came from behind to earn a 1-3 away win in this Group 6 match. The victory ensures Chivas will advance to the knockout rounds of the Copa MX. The opening goal came in the 24th minute through Fernando Espinosa, whose shot from the center of the box made it 1-0.

Chivas had to wait until the second half to find a goal of their own, with Carlos Fierro making it 1-1 in the 61st minute. A few minutes later, both teams were reduced to 10 men with the sending offs of Carlos Cauich and Hedgardo Marín. Ultimately it was Chivas who took advantage of the extra space on the field, with goals from Eduardo López in the 84th minute and Michelle Benítez in stoppage time to give them the 1-3 victory.

With the 1-3 win, Chivas reaches 10 points while Atlante still has four.

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