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Monterrey vs Tigres UANL – Quarterfinal Second Leg Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL picked up a 0-2 away win against Monterrey in the second leg of their Clásico Regio quarterfinal series to confirm the universitarios’ place in the semifinals with a 6-1 aggregate victory.

The series was all-but-decided after Tigres earned an emphatic 4-1 win in the first leg, but Monterrey was looking to salvage some pride, if not the series, in their home leg. The Rayados started the game off at a good pace, but they were unable to find an early goal to give them hope.

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Tigres UANL vs Monterrey – Quarterfinal First Leg Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL took a commanding lead in this Clásico Regio quarterfinal series with a 4-1 first leg victory against Monterrey. In addition, the Rayados had Aldo de Nigris sent off, which will see him suspended for the second leg.

Playing in front of a packed house in the Volcán, Tigres took the lead in the 20th minute. Hugo González cut out a cross, but he sent the rebound directly to André-Pierre Gignac, who made it 1-0.

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Clausura 2017 Quarterfinals – First Legs: Where to Watch

The qualified teams are known and the schedule is set. The Clausura 2017 playoffs begin this week with the quarterfinals, which will be played over two legs.

This is a total goals, aggregate score series; away goals are tiebreakers. Should both the aggregate and the away goals be tied at the end of a series, the higher seed will advance.

All times Eastern, home team listed first.

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Monterrey vs Monarcas Morelia – Jornada 17 Recap and Highlights

Monarcas Morelia scored a dramatic stoppage-time goal to beat Monterrey 1-2 – and, more importantly, maintain their place in the first division.

The michoacanos had taken the lead in the 31st minute and it looked like they were going to hold on it right up until the 86th minute, when Emanuel Loeschbor was called for a penalty.

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Veracruz vs Monterrey – Jornada 16 Recap and Highlights

Veracruz earned a huge three points in their relegation fight with a 1-0 victory over Monterrey. The win, a second consecutive one for the Tiburones Rojos, could see them safe by the end of the weekend, depending on Morelia and Jaguares’ results. As for the Rayados, the loss brings their four-game unbeaten streak to a halt.

The visitors had the first chance of the game, when Aldo de Nigris met a cross from the left, but he sent his attempt just over the crossbar. It would be the hosts who opened the scoring, and they did so early on.

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Monterrey vs Tigres UANL – Jornada 15 Recap and Highlights

In the Clausura 2017 edition of the Clásico Regio, Monterrey earned the bragging rights with a 1-0 victory over Tigres UANL. The result keeps the Rayados unbeaten in four and gives them a sixth consecutive home win, while the universitarios saw their three-game unbeaten streak brought to a halt.

The Clásico was hard-fought from the opening whistle, but both teams seemed more concerned with stopping the other than with mounting their own incisive attacks. There was controversy in the 27th minute, when Juninho used his arm to block a cross from José María Basanta, but referee Roberto García Orozco declined to call a penalty.

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Toluca vs Monterrey – Jornada 14 Recap and Highlights

Toluca remained top of the table after a 1-1 draw with Monterrey on Sunday afternoon. The result leaves the Diablos Rojos winless in two while the Rayados are unbeaten in three.

The hosts very nearly opened the scoring in the opening moments, but Hugo González kept the game goalless with a good save on Fernando Uribe in the 5th minute.

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Santos Laguna vs Monterrey – Jornada 10 Recap and Highlights

Despite taking a 2-0 lead, Santos Laguna ended up drawing 2-2 with Monterrey on Wednesday night. The result nevertheless keeps Santos unbeaten at home this season as well as unbeaten overall in their last four, while the Rayados are now unbeaten in two.

The game started off brightly for the Guerreros, who took the lead in just the 2nd minute. Djaniny sent a good cross into the box and Julio César Furch was there to head it home and give Santos the 1-0 lead.

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Monterrey vs Jaguares de Chiapas – Jornada 13 Recap and Highlights

Monterrey moved into first place – pending the rest of this weekend’s games – with a comfortable 4-1 victory against Jaguares de Chiapas. The loss is a second straight one for Jaguares and leaves them winless in four, while the Rayados remain unbeaten at home this season.

Monterrey controlled the run of play in the first half, and they took the lead shortly past the half-hour mark. In the 34th minute, Yimmi Chara played in Rogelio Funes Mori, and the Argentinian beat Moisés Muñoz to make it 1-0.

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Copa MX Semifinals: Monterrey vs Chivas de Guadalajara

Chivas de Guadalajara came from behind to beat Monterrey 1-2 in their Clausura 2017 Copa MX semifinal.

The hosts nearly snatched the lead just moments after the opening whistle, when a breakdown in the back for Chivas allowed Dorlan Pabón in on goal. However, the striker sent his shot over the net.

The Rayados kept the pressure on and in the 21st minute they opened the scoring. Pabón centered the ball for Rogelio Funes Mori, who lifted it over the keeper to make it 1-0.

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