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Disciplinary Committee Ruling

A confrontation between Miguel Ángel Ponce of Chivas de Guadalajara and Jesús Dueñas of Tigres UANL at the end of the second leg of the Gran Final sparked an investigation by the Disciplinary Committee, which has now made its ruling.

The Committee has suspended both Ponce and Dueñas for one game and has also fined both players an undisclosed amount.

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Disciplinary Committee Opens Investigation

The Disciplinary Committee has opened an investigation into an incident at the end of the Gran Final second leg between Chivas de Guadalajara and Tigres UANL.

At the conclusion of the game, Miguel Ángel Ponce struck Jesús Dueñas in the back of the head, which led to an infuriated Dueñas chasing Ponce across the field.

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Chivas de Guadalajara vs Tigres UANL – Final Second Leg Recap and Highlights

Chivas de Guadalajara beat Tigres UANL 2-1 (4-3 aggregate) to claim the Clausura 2017 league title, their 12th, and prevent the universitarios from claiming the bicampeonato.

The 2-2 first leg draw left everything to play for tonight by setting up a simple winner-takes-all scenario.

The visitors had the first dangerous chance of the game in the 13th minute, when Ismael Sosa found an unmarked Jürgen Damm in the box, but Rodolfo Cota made a good save to deny Damm the opening goal.

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Chivas de Guadalajara Wins 12th League Title

Chivas de Guadalajara beat Tigres UANL 2-1 (4-3 aggregate) to win the Clausura 2017 league title.

El Rebaño entered the Liguilla as the third seed, and they defeated sixth-seeded Atlas and fourth-seeded Toluca in the quarter- and semi- finals, respectively, to set up a meeting with seventh-seeded Tigres in the Gran Final.

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Liga MX Referee Assignments: Clausura 2017 Final Second Leg

The referees, assistant referees, and fourth officials for the second leg of the Clausura 2017 Gran Final.

Chivas de Guadalajara vs Tigres UANL
Referee: Luis Enrique Santander Aguirre
Assistant 1: Alberto Morin Méndez
Assistant 2: Salvador Rodríguez Gorrocino
Fourth Official: Jorge Antonio Pérez Durán

Clausura 2017 Final – Second Leg: Where to Watch

The Clausura 2017 champion will be decided on Sunday night when Chivas de Guadalajara hosts Tigres UANL in the decisive second leg of the Gran Final.

Thursday’s first leg finished in a 2-2 draw, which leaves the series delicately balanced. There are no tiebreakers in the Gran Final, so any aggregate draw will send the game to extra time and then penalties if needed; the second leg is therefore a winner-takes-all affair.

All times Eastern.

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Tigres UANL vs Chivas de Guadalajara – Final First Leg Recap and Highlights

A late brace by André-Pierre Gignac gave Tigres UANL a 2-2 draw with Chivas de Guadalajara in the first leg of the Clausura 2017 Gran Final. El Rebaño saw their 0-2 lead disappear in a three-minute span and the series is now delicately balanced ahead of the crucial second leg.

The universitarios came out looking to extend their winning streak in front of their home crowd, but Rodolfo Cota came up big for Chivas with saves on Lucas Zelarayán and Jesús Dueñas to keep the game goalless.

Then, in the 22nd minute, the visitors struck. Nahuel Guzmán couldn’t effectively clear a corner kick and Alan Pulido was there to make his former team pay, giving Chivas the 0-1 lead.

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Liga MX Referee Assignments: Clausura 2017 Final First Leg

The referees, assistant referees, and fourth officials for the first leg of the Clausura 2017 Gran Final.

Tigres UANL vs Chivas de Guadalajara
Referee: Óscar Macías Romo
Assistant 1: Marcos Quintero Huitron
Assistant 2: Jimmy Acosta Montesinos
Fourth Official: Marco Antonio Ortiz Nava

Clausura 2017 Final – First Leg: Where to Watch

Chivas de Guadalajara and Tigres UANL will look to take the first step towards claiming the Clausura 2017 title when they face off for the first leg of the Gran Final this Thursday.

The final is a two-leg, aggregate score series; away goals are not tiebreakers. Should the aggregate be even at the end of the second leg, the final will go to extra time and then penalties if needed.

All times Eastern, home team listed first.

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Clausura 2017 Final Set

The Clausura 2017 Gran Final is set, and Chivas de Guadalajara and Tigres UANL will face off for the league title.

Chivas is returning to a league final for the first time since the Apertura 2006 season, and they will be looking for their 12th title – which would tie rivals América for most league championships.

Tigres, meanwhile, is looking for their sixth league title, and they are also looking to become just the third team to win back-to-back titles in the short season era, after Pumas in the Clausura 2004/Apertura 2004 and León in the Apertura 2013/Clausura 2014 seasons.

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