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2019/2020 Season

16 Puebla 0 2 1 2
17 Veracruz 0 1 2 1
18 Queretaro 0 0 3 0
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Who's qualified for the Liga MX playoffs and who's been eliminated?

The Liga MX Apertura 2018 regular season has ended. Below are the semifinalists and finalists of the playoffs, known as the Liguilla. 

- Final Liga MX standings | Playoff Schedule | Playoff Power Rankings

FINAL MATCHUP (parentheses note seeding)


Club America win championship on aggregate.

First Leg: Club America draw Cruz Azul, 0-0.

Second Leg: Club America def. Cruz Azul, 2-0.



Liga MX playoffs: Cruz Azul, Monterrey advance to semifinals

No. 1 seed Cruz Azul advanced to the Liga MX semfinals following a 1-1 draw (3-1 aggregate) with eighth-seeded Queretaro on Saturday night.

Elias Hernandez scored for Cruz Azul in the fourth minute of the match at Estadio Azteca, handling Edgar Mendez's midfield volley and then weaving around traffic to place the ball in the top corner of the net. 

Queretaro earned some solace in the 61st minute when VAR confirmed Luis Romo's header off a corner kick that crossed the goaline before being batted...

Pablo Aguilar settles Cruz Azul's nerves; Santos Laguna and Monterrey still with plenty to play for

Edgar Mendez
Cruz Azul's Edgar Mendez celebrates after scoring the second goal their quarterfinal first leg against Queretaro.

MEXICO CITY -- Three points on the Liguilla openers in Queretaro and Monterrey:

1. Cruz Azul impresses early; shows no playoff jitters

When Pablo Aguilar slammed in the game's first goal after 16 minutes at the Estadio Corregidora, no Mexican soccer observer would be surprised if a collective sigh came out of the mouths of Cruz Azul fans everywhere. The Paraguay international put his team on course for what ended up being a comfortable away victory that sets the number one seed up for a smooth road...

 By Eric Gomez

Liga MX Power Rankings: Cruz Azul take top berth, but beware of Tigres

MEXICO CITY -- The somewhat anticlimactic final weekend of the Liga MX regular season ended with Sunday's games nothing more than a mere formality. Only Pumas vs. Santos offered the chance to decide which of the two teams would finish above each other in the league table. Even Toluca's unexpected loss to Lobos BUAP proved a non-starter as their place in the playoff seeding had been decided.

Despite this past slate of games offering little to no drama, there is almost a guarantee of it as soon as...

Club America is the favorite to win the Apertura 2018

Oribe Peralta and America are playoff-bound but the side have only won once in the last month, so is winning out that realistic?
Oribe Peralta and America are playoff-bound but the side have only won once in the last month, so is winning out that realistic?

This is a translation of an article that originally appeared on ESPN Deportes.

The Apertura 2018 Liguilla, or regular season, is now over after 17 weeks of matches for each of the teams in the Liga Bancomer MX, and now that the quarterfinal matchups are set, Club America appears perched as the favorite to win the title for the winter semester.

The team, led by former Mexican national team coach Miguel Herrera, finished in second place with 33 points and a goal difference of +16, the best in the...