GUADALAJARA, Mexico - Chivas defeated Dorados de Sinaloa 2-1 on Sunday in Estadio Chivas to confirm their place in the Liga MX Clausura postseason, with one round of matches in the regular season remaining.
Chivas joins Monterrey, Club America, Pachuca, Leon, Santos Laguna and Morelia in the playoffs, with one spot to be decided in the final games next weekend.
Here are three takes from a euphoric afternoon in Guadalajara:
1. Chivas turn relegation trouble into liguilla spot
This season has been...
GUADALAJARA, Mexico -- Pachuca against Chivas on Saturday is the game of the weekend in the Liga MX and for those interested in seeing the production line for Mexico's latest young talent, it is the match of the Clausura regular season.
Here are five things to watch for:
1. Battle of youth
When it comes to producing young Mexican talent, Chivas and Pachuca make a strong argument for being the very best in the Liga MX. There is even a healthy fledging rivalry between the institutions running down...
Club America saw a five game winning streak cut short by Queretaro at the Estadio Corregidora, while Chivas and Morelia's weekend wins have extended their current winning streaks to four, respectively. Led by Edwin Cardona and Dorlan Pabon, Monterrey picked up its 11th win of the season at Tijuana's Estadio Caliente, as only three games remain in the 2016 Clausura's regular season.
Here are the Liga MX's Power Rankings for Week 14:
1. Monterrey (no change)
Cardona and Pabon's goals led Monterrey...
All 18 Liga MX clubs now each have just three games left before the end of the regular season.
With the start of the Liguilla inching closer in May, here are five lessons learned from Week 14 of the 2016 Clausura:
1. Chivas are likely going to the playoffs
After the narrow 1-0 victory over Atlas on Sunday night, Los Rojiblancos collected their fourth consecutive league win for the the first time since the 2011 Clausura. This should prove to be fantastic news for the significant amount of Chivas...