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Apertura 2018 Copa MX Semifinals: Where to Watch

The Apertura 2018 edition of the Copa MX is nearing its conclusion, with the semifinal round slated for this Tuesday and Wednesday.

All four remaining teams are from Liga MX, with the final Ascenso MX representative, FC Juárez, being knocked out in the quarterfinal round. Now, Pachuca, Monterrey, Cruz Azul, and León will compete for a spot in the Gran Final.

The semifinals are single-elimination games held at the home of the higher seed. Should the teams be tied at the end of 90 minutes, the winner will be determined by a penalty shootout; no extra time will be played.

All times Eastern, home team listed first.

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Apertura 2018 Copa MX Semifinal Schedule Set

The Apertura 2018 Copa MX is back to its original schedule for the semifinals after a weather-delayed round of sixteen game had a knock-on effect on the quarterfinal schedule.

The competition is all caught up now, however, as Monterrey beat Querétaro 1-0 this week in their rescheduled match, and that result allowed the dates, times, and matchups of the semifinals to be confirmed.

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2018 CONCACAF Semifinal Second Legs: Where to Watch

The 2018 CONCACAF Champions League semifinals conclude this week, with two teams from Liga MX and two from MLS looking for a spot in the finals.

The semifinals are a total goals, aggregate score series; away goals are tiebreakers.

In the first legs, Toronto FC earned a 3-1 home victory against América, while Chivas de Guadalajara also won at home with a 1-0 result against the New York Red Bulls.

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CCL: Chivas de Guadalajara vs New York Red Bulls – First Leg Recap & Highlights

Chivas de Guadalajara picked up a 1-0 victory against the 10-man New York Red Bulls in the first leg of their 2018 CONCACAF Champions League semifinal series.

After a fairly even start to the game, Chivas took the lead thanks to a defensive miscue. Tyler Adams turned the ball over near midfield as he tried to play out of the box, with Rodolfo Pizarro quickly countering; he laid the ball off for Isaác Brizuela, who slid it into the lower corner to make it 1-0 in the 26th minute.

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CCL: Toronto vs América – Semifinal First Leg Recap and Highlights

Toronto FC picked up a 3-1 victory against América in the first leg of their 2018 CONCACAF Champions League semifinal series on a cold, rainy night at BMO Field.

The hosts opened the scoring early on from the penalty spot. In the 8th minute, Edson Álvarez was called for bringing down Sebastian Giovinco in the box, and the Italian stepped up to take the ensuing penalty kick. He sent Agustín Marchesín the wrong way to give Toronto the 1-0 lead.

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Clausura 2018 Copa MX Semifinals: Where to Watch

Three teams from Liga MX and one from Ascenso MX will compete this week to reach the Gran Final of the Copa MX.

The semifinals are single elimination games held at the home of the higher seed. If a game is tied at the end of regulation, the winner will be decided by penalty kicks (no extra time will be played).

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2018 CONCACAF Semifinal First Legs: Where to Watch

The 2018 CONCACAF Champions League semifinals get underway this week, with two teams from Liga MX and two from MLS looking for a spot in the finals.

First, on Tuesday, Club América will visit Toronto FC; then, on Wednesday, Chivas de Guadalajara will host the New York Red Bulls.

The semifinals are a total goals, aggregate score series; away goals are tiebreakers.

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Club World Cup: Pachuca vs Grêmio – Recap and Highlights

It took extra time, but in the end Grêmio earned a 1-0 victory against 10-man Pachuca in the 2017 Club World Cup semifinals.

The game was hard-fought from the beginning as both teams looked to make their mark. Chances were few and far between, however, with a strong defensive showing on either end limiting both Pachuca and Grêmio largely to shots from distance.

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Club World Cup: Pachuca vs Grêmio – Where to Watch

The 2017 FIFA Club World Cup is underway in the United Arab Emirates, and CONCACAF’s representative, Mexico’s Pachuca, will continue their participation this Tuesday.

Pachuca advanced past CAF representative Wydad Casablanca of Morocco in the quarterfinals with a 1-0 victory in extra time, and they will now take on CONMEBOL champion Grêmio, who is entering the tournament in this round.

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Semifinal Second Leg: Monterrey vs Monarcas Morelia – Recap and Highlights

Monterrey earned a comprehensive 4-0 victory against Monarcas Morelia in the second leg of their semifinal series to put the Rayados into the Gran Final with a 5-0 aggregate win.

It didn’t take the Rayados long to add to their aggregate lead, with Monterrey making it 1-0 (2-0) in just the 9th minute. Hugo González sent a long clearance to Rogelio Funes Mori, who let the ball bounce and then sent his volleyed shot past Sebastián Sosa.

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