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Liga MX clubs Morelia, Puebla fire coaches

Javier Torrente
Javier Torrente was sacked by Morelia on Sunday.

Javier Torrente became the second Liga MX manager fired this weekend after being dismissed by Morelia on Sunday, a day after Jose Luis "Chelis" Sanchez was relieved of his duties at Puebla.

Morelia lost 1-0 on Saturday evening to Club America and Torrente stated afterwards that his future was out of his hands, but did point out that his team had faced a start that included games against reigning Liga MX champion Tigres, CONCACAF Champions League holder Monterrey, as well as giant Club America.

But...

MLS getting closer to Liga MX - Atlanta's De Boer

Josef Martinez converted his second penalty attempt to score Atlanta United's winner and secure the first Campeones Cup win for an MLS side.

Atlanta United head coach Frank de Boer believes his team's 3-2 victory over Club America on Wednesday is a significant step to MLS closing the gap with Liga MX.

Mexico's top division has traditionally dominated against MLS teams, but Atlanta's victory over Liga MX's most successful club saw MLS take the second edition of the Campeones Cup, with Tigres having lifted the inaugural trophy last year against Toronto.

"I think it's very important," said De Boer, speaking in Spanish, at the postgame...

Gignac cements his status as a Tigres legend

Alejandro Moreno preview's the matchup between Atlanta United and Club America in this years Campeones Cup.
Paul Mariner makes his choice between LAFC's Carlos Vela and Atlanta United's Josef Martinez for his hypothetical MLS team.
Brian McBride explains how playing Liga MX teams mid-season in the Leagues Cup will either help or hurt the four MLS teams involved.
A cat took to the pitch and got a touch on the ball in the Leagues Cup match between Real Salt Lake and Tigres.

Round four of games in the Liga MX Apertura saw Santos Laguna win once again, Chivas pick up a vital three points and Veracruz's winless streak increase to 30 games.

Here's a run-down of the key events in Mexico this past weekend:

Santos Laguna, Queretaro, America remain unbeaten

Santos Laguna remains perfect and top of the league, following Sunday's 4-1 win over Puebla. The impressive thing for Los Guerreros is that it was achieved after playing the whole of the second half with 10 players, having...

Tigres to build statue for record scorer Gignac

A cat took to the pitch and got a touch on the ball in the Leagues Cup match between Real Salt Lake and Tigres.

Liga MX champions Tigres will build a statue outside Estadio Universitario in honor of French striker Andre-Pierre Gignac, who responded to the news by scoring a hat trick inside 23 minutes 3-1 win over Necaxa on Saturday.

Gignac broke Tigres' scoring record last weekend when he netted his 105th goal for the club in the 1-0 win against Pumas and was serenaded by 105 mariachis with a rendition of "El Rey" [The King] after the team's warm-up on Saturday.

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Crew send defender Sauro to Liga MX club Toluca

Columbus Crew SC transferred defender Gaston Sauro to Toluca FC of Liga MX, the club announced Wednesday.

Sauro, a 29-year-old from Argentina, has started 37 of his 39 games with the Crew in five seasons, scoring two goals, both of which came this season. He missed all of the 2017 season because of a knee injury that cut short his 2016 campaign.

"Gaston was an inspiration to his teammates with his perseverance in overcoming an injury to play soccer again," Crew president and general manager Tim Bezbatchenko...