Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Liga MX

Liga MX: Three Games To Watch (Jan. 20-22)

Liga MX Chivas Monterrey
MONTERREY, MEXICO - JANUARY 14: Edwin Cardona of Monterrey kicks the ball towards Edwin Hernandez of Chivas during the 2nd round match between Monterrey and Chivas as par of the Torneo Clausura 2017 Liga MX at BBVA Bancomer Stadium on January 14, 2017 in Monterrey, Mexico. (Photo by Azael Rodriguez/LatinContent/Getty Images)

We are only three weeks in and we have seen some great battles in Liga MX. What makes things even better is that this weekend has some major battles on the plate for fans to enjoy.

Here are three must-see games in Liga MX…

Embed from Getty Images


Cruz Azul vs Monterrey (Saturday, January 20)

The first match of Saturday is quite the intriguing one between two greats of the league. Monterrey is coming off a big battle with Chivas in a 2-2 draw, and things don’t get any easier when they face Cruz Azul. It was a tough loss to Pumas in the previous week, but being the home side will be the advantage when they come up against the balanced XI of Monterrey.

Embed from Getty Images


Tigres vs Club América (Saturday, January 20)

It won’t even be a month since the Liga MX final and we are going to see a massive rematch in the new season. It’s easy to say Tigres will be favorites in this one being the home side, however, they are coming off a poor loss to Atlas. Yet, Club América hasn’t been looking great after a 2-1 loss on the road in Toluca. Don’t let that diminish this match because both teams are going to turn up the heat when they face off on Saturday…and it may not be the last time they see each other this season.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.
Embed from Getty Images


Tijuana Xolos vs Chivas (Saturday, January 20)

Tijuana Xolos are coming off a massive win, showcasing their offensive firepower. This Saturday, they get to try and keep that rhythm up against none other than the revamped Chivas. Chivas are coming off a 2-2 draw with Monterrey, but they are smelling blood, as they felt they could’ve walked away with a victory if it weren’t for two red cards. This should be an explosive battle, and one to write down on the schedule.

Keep it right here on The Stoppage Time, powered by Azteca Soccer, for more world football news and updates on all things Liga MX. Stay connected on Facebook, TwitterInstagram and subscribe to our YouTube page.


More Footy You May Also Like

Liga MX

The light at the end of the tunnel has finally appeared for Liga MX fans. It was announced that 8 teams have decided to...


Miguel ‘Piojo’ Herrera has seen a lot of success with Club América in his time as manager. However, there is one Achilles heel for...


A new era was started in 2019 for the Mexico national team, as ‘Tata’ Martino took control of the CONCACAF side at the beginning...

Liga MX

Tigres once again is headed into the upcoming season with the tag of being a contender to lift the Liga MX trophy. The Nuevo...

Liga MX

 After a weekend of no Liga MX due to the international break, both Monterrey teams are getting ready for the final push this season....

Liga MX

Another chapter was written in one of the most significant rivalries in the world of soccer on Saturday night. The biggest and most historic...

Liga MX

Santos kept up their fantastic recent form and came away with all three points versus Atlético de San Luis, winning 3-2. With both teams...