The lights of Las Vegas shone on a half-empty stadium for the inaugural Leagues Cup final, but the inter-MLS/Liga MX tournament has potential.
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Goals from Yoshimar Yotun and Jonathan Rodriguez gave Cruz Azul a 2-1 win over Tigres UANL in the inaugural Leagues Cup final.
Mexico defender Diego Reyes has joined Liga MX side Tigres UANL after six years playing European football.
Tigres beat Club America in a shootout to advance to the Leagues Cup final after the match finished in a 2-2 draw in regulation time in Houston.
Matchday four in the Liga MX Apertura saw Santos win again, Chivas pick up three vital points and Andre-Pierre Gignac reach legend status at Tigres.
Andre-Pierre Gignac swapped France for Mexico four years ago, and now he's having babies named after him.
Andre-Pierre Gignac broke a goal-scoring record for Tigres, while Giovani dos Santos impressed for America but his debut was tainted.
Chivas bounced back from disappointing preseason to beat Tigres while Monterrey seem to be still stuck in vacation mode after a loss to San Luis.
Tigres head coach Ricardo "Tuca" Ferretti has lamented Liga MX clubs not being involved in the Copa Libertadores.
Reigning Liga MX champions Tigres defeated Real Salt Lake 1-0 on Wednesday in Rio Tinto Stadium to set up a Leagues Cup semifinal against America.
Club America's impressive win was in sharp contrast to the evident struggles and bleak future for their biggest rivals, Chivas, in Week 1.
Liga MX returns with two promoted clubs and America and Tigres the teams to beat. What can all 19 clubs expect this season? ESPN FC breaks it down.
Tigres will be looking to defend their crown when the 2019 Apertura kicks off this weekend, but there'll be plenty of teams hunting them down
Agustin Marchesin scored the winning penalty as Club America captured Liga MX's Campeon de Campeones against Tigres 6-5 on spot-kicks.
The final of the inaugural Leagues Cup that feature clubs from MLS and Liga MX will be held on Sept. 18 in Las Vegas.
Tigres beat Leon to lift another Liga MX title but respect between fans was more notable than the game
The spirit of respect inside the Estadio Leon eclipsed the events on the pitch, where Tigres lifted their seventh Liga MX trophy.
The Clausura final is nicely poised at 1-0 after leg one. Will Tigres win a fourth title in four years, or can Leon cap their near-perfect season?
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