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Clausura 2020 Week 2: Where to Watch

Jornada 2 of the Liga MX Clausura 2020: Who’s playing who? When? And on what channel?

All the info you need to catch all the games you’re interested in.

All times Eastern, home team listed first.

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Clausura 2020 Week 1: Where to Watch

Jornada 1 of the Liga MX Clausura 2020: Who’s playing who? When? And on what channel?

All the info you need to catch all the games you’re interested in.

All times Eastern, home team listed first.

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Apertura 2019 Gran Final Second Leg – Where to Watch

Liga MX logoThe Apertura 2019 Liga MX champion will be crowned this Sunday when América hosts Monterrey in the second leg of the Gran Final.

The Rayados earned a 2-1 victory in the first leg, meaning they’ll take the title with a win or a draw in this one; the Águilas will need to win by one to send the series to extra time, and by two to claim the crown outright. There are no tiebreakers in the final, so away goals are not a factor.

América overturned first-leg deficits in both the quarterfinal and semifinal rounds, and will look to do the same here en route to what would be a record-setting 14th championship, while Monterrey will look to hold their advantage as they aim for their 5th league title.

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Apertura 2019 Gran Final First Leg – Where to Watch

Liga MX logoAfter a two-and-a-half week hiatus, the Liga MX playoffs resume this week with the Gran Final. Monterrey, who is fresh off winning third place in the 2019 FIFA Club World Cup, will host the first leg of the final against Club América this Thursday.

The 8th-seeded Rayados upset superlíder Santos Laguna with a 6-3 aggregate win in the quarterfinals before beating Necaxa 3-1 on aggregate in the semifinals; the Águilas, seeded 6th, had a bumpier road to the finals, as they had to overturn first-leg deficits in both the quarterfinals, against Tigres UANL, and the semifinals, against Monarcas Morelia.

Monterrey will now look for their fifth league title – and their first since the Apertura 2010 – while América is aiming for a record-setting 14th championship.

The final is a total goals, aggregate score series; away goals are not tiebreakers.

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Club World Cup: Monterrey vs Al-Hilal – Where to Watch

Image result for fifa club world cup 2019 logoMonterrey will look to match their best-ever FIFA Club World Cup finish when they take on Al-Hilal in the third-place game this Saturday.

The Rayados suffered a harsh loss to Liverpool in the semifinals after conceding a stoppage-time goal to fall 2-1 to the UEFA champions. Their opponent in this one, Al-Hilal – the AFC champion – fell 3-1 to Flamengo in their semifinal.

Both teams will look to end the tournament on a positive note with a win in this one.

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Club World Cup: Monterrey vs Liverpool – Where to Watch

Image result for fifa club world cup 2019 logoThe 2019 FIFA Club World Cup continues this week with the semifinal round. Monterrey, the CONCACAF champion, reached the semifinal after beating the host nation’s representative, Al Sadd, in the quarterfinals; they’ll now take on UEFA champion Liverpool, who is entering the tournament in this round.

The Rayados have qualified for the Club World Cup three times previously, and reached the semifinal round just once, in 2012, where they fell 3-1 to Chelsea.

Liverpool has played in the Club World Cup just once before, back in 2005, where they reached the final but fell 1-0 to São Paulo.

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Liga MX Clausura 2020 Schedule Announced

Liga MX logoThe Gran Final of the Apertura 2019 season has yet to be played, but Liga MX has already announced the calendar for the upcoming Clausura 2020 season.

The tournament is slated to kick off on January 10th, with Tijuana hosting Santos Laguna in the inaugural match, and conclude on May 10th, with Monarcas Morelia hosting América to wrap up the regular season.

The playoffs will begin with the quarterfinals between May 13th and 17th and continue with the semifinals between May 20th and 24th.

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Club World Cup: Monterrey vs Al Sadd – Where to Watch

Image result for fifa club world cup 2019 logoThe 2019 FIFA Club World Cup got underway in Qatar this week, and CONCACAF representative Monterrey will start their participation on Saturday, entering the tournament in the quarterfinal round.

Their opponent will be Al-Sadd Sports Club, who are representing the host nation and who earned their spot in the quarterfinals with a 3-1 victory in extra time against New Caledonia’s Hienghène Sport in the playoff round.

Al-Sadd qualified for the Club World Cup once before, in 2011, where they finished third. Monterrey will be participating in the tournament for the fourth time; their best finish is likewise third, which they earned in 2012, while in both 2011 and 2013 they finished fifth.

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Apertura 2019 Final Set

Liga MX logoThe Apertura 2019 Gran Final is set, and it’ll be 6th-seeded América taking on 8th-seeded Monterrey.

América reached the final after comebacks against Tigres UANL in the quarterfinals and Monarcas Morelia in the semis, while Monterrey got there by upsetting superlíder Santos in the quarterfinals before beating Necaxa in the semis.

Due to Monterrey’s participation in the 2019 FIFA Club World Cup, where they’ll be representing the confederation after winning the CONCACAF Champions League, the Liga MX playoff schedule had to be adjusted.

The Rayados will host the first leg on December 26th, while América will host the return leg on December 29th.

Apertura 2019 Semifinal First Legs – Where to Watch

Liga MX logoThe Apertura 2019 semifinals are set, and for just the second time in Liga MX history, all four lower seeds advanced out of the quarterfinals.

The semifinals are two-legged, aggregate-goal series; away goals are tiebreakers. If both the aggregate and the away goals are tied at the end of the second leg, the higher seed will advance.

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