Mexico city. -After an excellent battle in the regular season, Cruz Azul became the favorite of Mexico’s Clausura Liguilla title, where they will face Toluca to enter Quarterfinals.
The United States, as his escort, will take on a daunting task for a Pachuca that is closed on the rise. Monterrey is a candidate for the personal qualities of its employees and coaches and must wake up from the sleepiness at the end of Clausura.
Most relevant to the first round of the quarter-final stage:
Toluca vs Cruz Azul
Location: Toluca Nemesio Díez Stadium
The machine is exactly equal to the 12 points of consecutive wins, which is within two points of the total points record of the short tournament (equal to 41 points).
These numbers make his followers dream that he will eventually break the championship title that dates back to the winter of 1997.
But his players do not believe in their outstanding performance in recent months.
Argentine midfielder Walter Montoya (Walter Montoya) said: “The regular season game is no longer going on, Ligula is another game.”
In the previous game, Cruz Azul wasted a 4-goal lead in the semi-final against Pumas and entered the frontcourt of the final.
Toluca unexpectedly surprised the champion Leon and will work hard to provide him with more support during the brilliant moments of his Argentine forward Pedro Alexis Canelo. The latter is the leading scorer in the regular season and has scored in the playoffs.
These two teams performed the best in the conference without any obvious injuries.
In the regular season, Cruz Azul won 3-2 for the seventh time.
This is the first of two matches in Liguria since the Apertura game in 2013, when Toluca raised his fist.
Atlas vs Puebla
8:05 p.m. / TV Aztec TV
Location: Guadalajara Jalisco Stadium
The surprising Puebla will try to confirm his performance against certain foxes in the regular game, these foxes have already played without pressure, avoiding fines throughout the game, avoiding paying around 600 Ten thousand dollars in fines, because this is the last of the average to define the decline
With one of the lowest salaries, Poblanos managed to finish third and remained unbeaten in the last six games.
His last setback happened to be Atlas, who defeated him 1-0 for the eleventh time.
The last time Puebla ranked third, he was crowned champion in the 1989-90 season.
Atlas, who has never won a championship since the 1951 season, faced Poblanos only once in the final stage of the 2001 summer playoffs.