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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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2017 Campeón de Campeones and SuperCopa MX Games Announced

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.

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Guido Pizarro Undergoes Surgery on Broken Nose

A hard head-to-head collision in Tuesday night’s CONCACAF Champions League final first leg left Tigres UANL’s Guido Pizarro with a broken nose.

The incident occurred in the 17th minute, when Pizarro and Pachuca’s Óscar Murillo contested an aerial ball. Pizarro returned to the game after treatment but was eventually subbed out in the 56th minute.

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CCL: Tigres UANL vs Pachuca – Final First Leg Recap and Highlights

In the first leg of the 2016-17 CONCACAF Champions League final, Tigres UANL and Pachuca drew 1-1, which leaves this series delicately balanced ahead of next week’s decisive second leg.

The game started off perfectly for the visitors, who took the lead just two minutes in. Raúl López took a free kick, and it took a nasty deflection off Tigres’ Eduardo Vargas to wrong-foot goalkeeper Nahuel Guzmán. 0-1 for Pachuca.

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CONCACAF Champions League Final – First Leg: Where to Watch

The 2016-17 CONCACAF Champions League is just two games away from its conclusion, and for the 12th straight year, the tournament winner will be a Mexican team; the last non-Mexican team to lift the trophy was Costa Rica’s Saprissa in 2005.

This year’s CCL final pits Tigres UANL against Pachuca.

The Tuzos have reached the final four times, and they have won each time, in 2002, 2007, 2008, and 2009-10. Tigres UANL has never won; they reached the final last year, in the 2015-16 edition, but fell 4-1 to América.

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Tigres UANL vs Pumas UNAM – Jornada 14 Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL extended their winning streak to two games with a comprehensive 4-0 win over Pumas UNAM. The result leaves Pumas winless in three.

Tigres dominated the game from the beginning, and their pressure paid off in the 14th minute, when Ismael Sosa made it 1-0 for the hosts. He received the ball at the top of the box, ran behind the defense, and sent his shot into the back of the net.

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Tigres UANL vs Chivas de Guadalajara – Jornada 10 Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL ended a three-game winless run with a 3-0 victory against Chivas de Guadalajara. The result ends a four-game unbeaten streak for El Rebaño and leaves them winless on the road in three.

The universitarios took an early lead and never looked back in this one. In just the 5th minute, André-Pierre Gignac headed home a corner kick to make it 1-0 for Tigres.

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Necaxa vs Tigres UANL – Jornada 13 Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL took the lead but couldn’t hold it as they drew 1-1 with Necaxa. The result keeps Necaxa winless in six while the universitarios are now winless in three – but unbeaten on the road in four.

The visitors took the lead early on from a set piece. In the 15th minute, Francisco Meza finished off a corner kick to make it 0-1 for Tigres. After taking the lead, Tigres pressed for another goal, but Necaxa’s defense was able to keep them out.

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CCL: Vancouver vs Tigres UANL – Semifinal Second Leg Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL earned a come-from-behind 1-2 away win against the Vancouver Whitecaps to put them into the final of the 2016-17 CONCACAF Champions league with a comfortable 4-1 aggregate victory.

The Canadians needed to overcome a 2-0 first-leg loss to advance in this semifinal series, and they were able to reduce that aggregate deficit in just the 3rd minute. Brek Shea finished off a loose ball following a corner kick to make it 1-0 (1-2) for the Whitecaps.

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Tigres UANL vs León – Jornada 12 Recap and Highlights

León earned their first win since January with a 0-1 away victory against Tigres UANL. The result still isn’t enough to lift La Fiera out of last place, however, while the universitarios are languishing mid-table and are now winless at home in three.

Tigres dominated possession in the first half, but they were unable to turn that into goals. Their best chance of the half came in the 31st minute following a throw-in, with Jesús Dueñas playing in Ismael Sosa. However, he sent his shot over the bar.

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