Cruz Azul won the 2019 SuperCopa MX with an emphatic 4-0 victory against last year’s victor, Necaxa.
La Máquina looked dangerous from the beginning, with their first good chance coming in the 3rd minute; on the counterattack, Roberto Alvarado found Édgar Méndez, but his shot went over the bar. Then, in the 17th minute, Yosimar Yotún forced a good save out of Hugo González as Cruz Azul continued to look for the opener.
The annual SuperCopa MX and Campeón de Campeones doubleheader will take place this Sunday at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.
The SuperCopa MX will open the doubleheader, with Cruz Azul, the winners of the Apertura 2018 Copa MX, against Necaxa, the 2018 SuperCopa champion. Necaxa earned their spot because the Clausura 2019 Copa MX winner, América, is playing in the Campeón de Campeones game.
América earned a spot in the “champion of champions” game by winning the Apertura 2018 league title; they will face the Clausura 2019 winners, Tigres UANL, in the second game of the doubleheader.
Nexaca emerged as winners of the 2018 SuperCopa MX with a 1-0 win over Monterrey in the StubHub Center in Carson, California.
The Rayos came out attacking, but it was Monterrey who had the first good chance of the game in the 8th minute.The Rayados came close to opening the scoring from a corner kick, but John Stefan Medina sent his header just wide of the target.
Querétaro won the 2017 SuperCopa MX with a 2-0 victory against Club América at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.
The Gallos Blancos got the scoring underway early, after Miguel Ángel Samudio was called for a foul in the box. Referee Erick Yair Miranda pointed to the penalty spot, and Emanuel Villa beat Agustín Marchesín to give Querétaro the 1-0 lead in the 13th minute.
The SuperCopa MX and Campeón de Campeones doubleheader will take place this Sunday at the sold-out StubHub Center in Carson, California.
The SuperCopa MX will open the doubleheader, with Querétaro, the winners of the Apertura 2016 Copa MX, against América, the team with the best record in the group stages of the Apertura 2016 and Clausura 2017 Copas. (Since Chivas de Guadalajara won both the Clausura 2017 Copa MX and the Clausura 2017 league title, they ceded their place in the SuperCopa to Club América).
The dates and location for the 2017 Campeón de Campeones and SuperCopa MX games have been announced, and for the second consecutive year the doubleheader will be played at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, the home of the LA Galaxy.
The games are scheduled for Sunday, July 16th, and tickets are available to the general public from www.axs.com and www.stubhubcenter.com beginning on April 20th.
Chivas de Guadalajara, the Apertura 2015 Copa MX champion, defeated Clausura 2016 champion Veracruz 2-0 in the 2016 SuperCopa MX. The victory not only gives El Rebaño the SuperCopa title but also qualifies them for a spot in the 2017 Copa Libertadores play-in round.
Chivas started the game off better and in the early going they found chances through Carlos Peña, who tried his luck from outside the box, and Ángel Zaldívar, who sent his opportunity into the stands.
The 2016 Campeón de Campeones and SuperCopa MX games will be played at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, the home of the LA Galaxy, in a doubleheader on Sunday, July 10th.
The SuperCopa MX will open the night with the winners of the Apertura 2015 and Clausura 2016 Copa MX tournaments facing off. Veracruz and Chivas de Guadalajara will be competing not only for the SuperCopa title, but also for the spot in the 2017 Copa Libertadores that comes with it.