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Disciplinary Report: Apertura 2017 Week 13

The Disciplinary Committee has suspended eight players in the aftermath of this weekend’s Jornada 13 games.

The standout suspension goes to Franco Jara of Pachuca, who will miss the next two games due to violent conduct.

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Tijuana vs Veracruz – Jornada 13 Recap and Highlights

Neither team could find the breakthrough in this one as Tijuana drew 0-0 with 10-man Veracruz. The result ends a two-game losing streak for the Xolos but keeps them winless in four, while the Tiburones Rojos remain winless in two.

The game was hard-fought from the beginning, with neither side able to take control. Goal-scoring opportunities were few and far between in the opening half; Gibrán Lajud made a save in the 10th minute on a shot from distance, and that was about the only chance of note.

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Disciplinary Report: Apertura 2017 Week 12

The Disciplinary Committee has suspended four players in the aftermath of this weekend’s Jornada 12 games.

Guido Rodríguez of Club América was given a one-game suspension for serious foul play, while Víctor Aguilera of Tijuana was suspended one game for receiving two yellow cards in the same match.

Finally, Aldo Arellano of Querétaro and Francisco Rodríguez of Lobos BUAP were both given one-game suspensions for yellow-card accumulation after picking up their fifth cautions of the season.

Monarcas Morelia vs Tijuana – Jornada 12 Recap and Highlights

Monarcas Morelia got back to winning ways with a 3-0 victory against 10-man Tijuana. The result ends a two-game winless streak for La Monarquía, while the Xolos have now lost two in a row.

The game changed in the 15th minute when Tijuana’s Emanuel Aguilera was sent off after receiving his second yellow card of the night – his first having come in the 4th minute. It took Morelia just three minutes to make their extra man count as Diego Valdés received a through ball from Carlos Guzmán to make it 1-0 for the hosts.

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Tijuana vs Tigres UANL – Jornada 11 Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL earned their first road victory of the season with a 0-1 win against Tijuana. The result keeps the universitarios unbeaten in five, while snapping the Xolos’ own six-game unbeaten run.

Tigres had the first chance in the 5th minute, but Gibrán Lajud made a good save on André-Pierre Gignac, and as time wore on the hosts began to have the better of the run of play. Tijuana came close at least three times, but Nahuel Guzmán was alert to the danger.

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Disciplinary Report: Apertura 2017 Week 9

The Disciplinary Committee has fined a club, suspended six players, and opened an investigation into another in the aftermath of this weekend’s Jornada 9 games.

The standout suspension goes to Julio César Furch of Santos Laguna, who was given a two-game suspension for violent conduct.

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Tijuana vs América – Jornada 9 Recap and Highlights

América took the lead but couldn’t hold it as Tijuana came back for a 1-1 draw. The result keeps the Xolos unbeaten in six, although it ends their four-game winning streak, while the Águilas are unbeaten in two.

The first 15 minutes were even as the Xolos and Águilas felt each other out, but then the pace began to pick up. The hosts had the first good chance when Gustavo Bou pressured Edson Álvarez, whose intended clearance ended up heading for his own goal; however, Agustín Marchesín was able to make the save to keep the game 0-0.

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Apertura 2017 Copa MX Round of 16 Set

The group stage of the Apertura 2017 Copa Corona MX has wrapped up and the first knockout round is around the corner.

The nine group winners and seven best second-place teams advanced to the Round of Sixteen, where they were seeded and paired up based on the number of points earned in the group stage.

The Round of Sixteen games will be held between September 19th and 21st.

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Apertura 2017 Week 9 Preview: Friday’s Games

Monarcas Morelia vs Tigres UANL – 8:00 PM – Univision Deportes
Monarcas Morelia (6th) beat Lobos BUAP 1-3 last weekend to give La Monarquía three wins in a row. They won in the Copa MX in midweek as well with a 2-1 victory against Necaxa. Morelia will look to keep that streak alive when they return to the Estadio Morelos, where they have had mixed results this season – one win, one loss, and two draws.

As for Tigres UANL (5th), the universitarios did not play last weekend as their Jornada 8 game against Atlas was postponed. In their last league match, Tigres beat Lobos BUAP 3-2, a result that kept them unbeaten at home this season and unbeaten in three overall. They did lose in midweek, however, as they fell 1-3 to Zacatepec in the Copa MX.

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Pumas UNAM vs Tijuana – Jornada 8 Recap and Highlights

Pumas UNAM suffered their fourth consecutive defeat as they fell 0-2 to Tijuana. The result is a fourth straight win for the Xolos, who are unbeaten in five.

The game started off quite balanced, with most of the play concentrated in midfield. The first notable chance for the hosts came in the 16th minute from a set piece. Nicolás Castillo beat his marker and got on the end of a corner kick, but he couldn’t put it on frame.

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