Mexican club Atletico Morelia appeared to be making a new signing, until it emerged that the target was not a professional footballer at all.
Paco Palencia will be the first head coach of Liga MX newcomer Mazatlan, which will debut in the 2020 Apertura after the ownership moved the team.
Liga MX club Morelia will be playing in Mazatlan next season, with the Monarcas ownership formally asking the Mexican league to sanction the change.
Former Mexico president Felipe Calderon has joined protests against reported plans to move Liga MX club Monarcas Morelia to Mazatlan.
D.C. United continued its roster reshuffle Tuesday, acquiring midfielder Edison Flores from Mexico's Monarcas Morelia.
First half goals from Renato Ibarra and Federico Vinas helped Club America to a 2-0 win over Morelia to set up a Liga MX final against Monterrey.
Morelia takes a two-goal advantage into the second leg of the 2019 Apertura semifinal against Club America, after a 2-0 victory on Thursday.
With Necaxa, Monterrey, America and Morelia moving on to the semifinals of the liguilla, Tom Marshall breaks down every match in Liga MX's playoffs.
A 98th minute Leon equalizer was controversially disallowed to send Morelia through to the Liga MX 2019 Apertura semifinals on Saturday.
Morelia's 3-3 tie with Leon was stopped temporarily in the second half after anti-gay chants were repeatedly aimed at Leon keeper Rodolfo Cota.
Javier Torrente became the second MX manager fired this weekend after being fired by Morelia, a day after Jose Luis Sanchez was sacked by Puebla.
"It's a delicate topic ... Over half of our players have received extortion calls and we know that because they talk between themselves."
After nine games, Cruz Azul's impressive unbeaten streak ended in the Apertura 2018, while Monterrey and Morelia slipped down the rankings.
Chile international Diego Valdes has apologised for creating a racism controversy in South Korea ahead of Tuesday's international friendly.
When explaining his team's failure to finish chances, Rangel suggested that it had to do with women being more "indecisive."
Cecilio Dominguez, of America, suffered a broken jaw on Sunday after Morelia defender Emanuel Loeschbor flew into him during Sunday's friendly.
The Seattle Sounders completed the signing of Raul Ruidiaz on Friday, after the forward finished playing at the World Cup with Peru.
Although reports have previously suggested that the Sounders could move for Ruidiaz, Schmetzer said he was not aware that any deal had been done.
Santos Laguna secured a surprise 2-0 victory over reigning Liga MX champions Tigres to book the team's place in the 2018 Clausura semifinals.
The Portland Timbers have acquired Morelia and Peru international midfielder/forward Andy Polo.
The Portland Timbers have secured the signature of Morelia and Peru international midfielder/forward Andy Polo, MLS league sources have told ESPN FC.
In the spirit of the whirlwind Liga MX season, we have quick and to-the-point rundowns of the 2017 campaign for all 18 teams.
Rogelio Funes Mori scored three goals as Monterrey defeated Morelia 4-0 on Sunday to secure a place in the 2017 Apertura Liga MX final against Tigres.
Monarcas must pull off a miracle in Monterrey to advance, but they've done the unthinkable there before.
Monterrey and Tigres will head home this weekend needing one win apiece to secure a Liga MX final that the city of Monterrey has desired for years.
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