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Chivas de Guadalajara vs Tigres UANL – Jornada 12 Recap and Highlights

Neither team could find the breakthrough in this one as Chivas de Guadalajara and Tigres UANL played out a 0-0 draw. The result keeps Chivas winless at home this season but unbeaten in six overall, while the universitarios saw their four-game winning streak halted but remain unbeaten in seven.

The game started off at a high intensity, with both teams looking to take the lead. Rodolfo Pizarro and Isaác Brizuela looked good going forward for Chivas, but it was the visitors who had the first clear chance.

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CCL: Tigres UANL vs Toronto – Second Leg Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL beat Toronto 3-2 in tonight’s quarterfinal second leg, but the resulting 4-4 aggregate draw saw the universitarios knocked out of the 2018 CONCACAF Champions League due to the away goals tiebreaker.

Tigres came into this game needing to overturn a 2-1 first-leg deficit. The hosts enjoyed 65% of possession and had 19 shots throughout the game as they looked to do just that, but they ultimately fell just short.

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Tigres UANL vs Tijuana – Jornada 11 Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL earned a 1-0 victory against 10-man Tijuana. The result is a fourth straight win for the universitarios, who remain unbeaten in six, while the Xolos saw their three-game unbeaten streak halted as they remain winless on the road this season.

The hosts had the better of the run of play from the beginning, with Eduardo Vargas having a good chance to open the scoring in the 9th minute, only to send his shot wide. André-Pierre Gignac then tried his luck with a bicycle kick in the 34th minute, but Gibrán Lajud was able to make the save.

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CCL: Toronto FC vs Tigres UANL – First Leg Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL took the lead but couldn’t hold it as Toronto FC came back for a 2-1 win in the first leg of their 2018 CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal series.

It was a frigid night in Canada and the field wasn’t in the best condition, but both teams nevertheless came out attacking as they looked to take control of the game. Sebastian Giovinco was dangerous for the hosts, but Tigres created threats of their own with Javier Aquino and Lucas Zelarayán.

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Veracruz vs Tigres UANL – Jornada 10 Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL extended their winning streak to three games with a 0-2 away win against Veracruz. The result keeps the universitarios unbeaten in five, while the Tiburones Rojos have now lost two in a row, are winless in three, and remain rooted to the foot of the relegation standings.

The visitors took the lead in just the 7th minute. A throw-in led to the goal by Lucas Zelarayán, who had only to tap the ball into the empty net to give Tigres the early 0-1 lead.

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CCL: Tigres UANL vs Herediano – Second Leg Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2018 CONCACAF Champions League with a 3-1 (5-3 aggregate) victory against Herediano in the second leg of their Round of Sixteen series.

The universitarios had the advantage going into this game after a 2-2 draw in the first leg, with Tigres leading on away goals. They looked to take the aggregate lead in front of their home fans here and they controlled possession for most of the first half.

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2018 CONCACAF Round of Sixteen First Legs: Where to Watch

The revamped 2018 CONCACAF Champions League kicks off this week with the first legs of the round of sixteen.

The new CCL format has done away with the group stage and will be a straight knockout format throughout the competition. The round of sixteen is a home-and-away, two-legged aggregate goals series. Away goals are tiebreakers.

Mexico’s qualifiers are Tigres UANL, América, Tijuana, and Chivas de Guadalajara, and they will be facing, respectively, Costa Rica’s Herediano, Costa Rica’s Saprissa, Honduras’s Motagua, and the Dominican Republic’s Cibao FC.

All times Eastern, home team listed first.

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Tigres UANL vs Atlas – Jornada 8 Recap and Highlights

Tigres UANL remained unbeaten at home this season with a 2-0 victory against Atlas. The result keeps the Rojinegros rooted to the foot of the table with their fourth straight road loss, while the universitarios snapped a three-game winless streak.

Tigres came out attacking as they looked to get back to winning ways and they had several early chances, but the final touch was lacking. Then, in the 13th minute, Juan Pablo Vigón had a chance for Atlas, but he took too long to get his shot off and the defense intervened.

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Clausura 2018 Disciplinary Report: Week 7

The Disciplinary Committee has suspended four players and one coach in the aftermath of this week’s Jornada 7 games.

Toluca’s head coach, Hernán Cristante, was given a one-game suspension for constantly protesting the referee crew’s decisions.

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Lobos BUAP vs Tigres UANL – Jornada 7 Recap and Highlights

Despite playing 11 v 10 for nearly 70 minutes, Lobos BUAP couldn’t break the deadlock as they drew 0-0 with Tigres UANL. The result keeps the Licántropos unbeaten in two while the universitarios remain winless in three.

Lobos came out attacking and Nahuel Guzmán was forced into several good saves to keep the hosts off the board. Then in the 21st minute, Rafael Carioca picked up a straight red card to leave Tigres with just 10 men, and it seemed like Lobos would take control of the game.

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