Xolos Cap Off Apertura 2017 Tournament In Embarrassing Fashion

November 19, 2017

On Sunday, the Tijuana Xolos played their last game of the Liga MX Apertura 2017 tournament. The Aztec Canines finished off the competition with a lackluster performance, falling 3-1 against Toluca away from home. When Week 17 started there was still a slim chance that the border city side could sneak into the playoffs. Before 5:00 P.M. PST on Saturday those playoff hopes had diminished, as both Atlas and Cruz…

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Tijuana Xolos Copa MX AP 17 Quarterfinals Recap: Xolos Fall 4-0 in Pachuca, Show Second-Tier Performance With First-Team Squad

November 9, 2017

This Wednesday the Tijuana Xolos played their quarter-final Copa MX match against Pachuca away from home. The game had importance to both clubs as both teams will not be in the Liga MX playoffs and the Copa MX was the only chance of silverware for the teams. This was interim manager Diego Torres’ second game in charge of Club Tijuana. His first game was successful as the Xolos achieved an…

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Tijuana Xolos Copa MX AP 17 Quarterfinals Preview: Xolos Face Pachuca Away For Possible Semi-Final Home Game

November 8, 2017

Game: Pachuca vs Tijuana Xolos When: Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017 Where: Estadio Hidalgo, Pachuca, Mexico Time: 6:30 P.M. PST TV: Univision Deportes The Tijuana Xolos are currently undergoing a major transitional phase now without manager Eduardo Coudet. Interim manager Diego Torres stepped in and achieved a massive 2-1 victory against Leon this past Friday in his first game in charge of the club. The Mexican manager used a 4-4-2 formation…

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Tijuana Xolos Liga MX AP 17 Week 16 Recap: Xolos Keep Playoff Hopes Alive With Win Over Arch-Rivals Leon

November 4, 2017

Tijuana, B.C. Mexico On Friday, November 3, the Tijuana Xolos played their 16th game in the Liga MX Apertura 2017 when the team hosted Leon at the Estadio Caliente. The game had several factors that indicated that the match was going to be one of the best in this weekend of Mexican soccer. The rivalry between the two teams, the managerial change at Club Tijuana, the recent controversies surrounding the…

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Tijuana Xolos Liga MX AP 17 Week 16 Preview: Xolos Host Rivals Leon With Interim Manager, Internal Issues- Playoffs On The Line

November 3, 2017

Game: Tijuana Xolos vs Leon When: Friday, Nov.3, 2017 Where: Estadio Caliente Time: 8:00 P.M. PST TV: Univision Deportes The Tijuana Xolos will have their most crucial game of the Apertura 2017 tournament this Friday when they host Leon at the Estadio Caliente. Club Tijuana has been making headlines recently due to managerial changes, financial issues, and disciplinary issues. Eduardo Coudet and the Xolos parted ways this past Monday, and…

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Former USMNT Coach Jurgen Klinsmann Heavily Linked to Xolos

November 2, 2017

Tijuana, B.C. The news keeps on coming regarding the state of Club Tijuana and who is poised to be the next manager after the departure of Eduardo Coudet. One name that was immediately mentioned after the Argentine was relieved of his duties was Jurgen Klinsmann. The German manager lives in Los Angeles and has made a few trips to the Estadio Caliente recently. His last sighting in the border city…

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Did Xolos Wait Far Too Long To Part Ways With Eduardo Coudet?

November 1, 2017

The Apertura 2017 tournament hasn’t been an ideal one for Club Tijuana, currently in 11th place with 18 points. The team is in a rebuilding process after having lost former manager Miguel Herrera and players like Aviles Hurtado and Guido Rodriguez. The man set to lead that project was Eduardo Coudet, who had never managed in the highly competitive Liga MX. The Argentine manager was given all the resources to…

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Diego Torres Officially Announced As Xolos’ Interim Manager

October 31, 2017

  On Monday, Eduardo Coudet and Club Tijuana parted ways. The details are still foggy, but an interim manager has already been announced. Former Xolos’ player and former manager of the Xolos’ U-20 team, Diego Torres, was officially announced as the interim manager this Tuesday. Torres had an extensive playing career from 1998-2009, mostly playing in the Ascenso MX. The Aguascalientes native finished his playing career in Tijuana, where he…

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Tijuana Xolos: Has Club Tijuana Been Struggling to Pay Its Players?

October 30, 2017

Tijuana, BC Mexico This Monday, Eduardo Coudet and Club Tijuana parted ways, and there are still a plethora of questions to be answered. The club has released an official statement, but it does not mention any motives or whether Coudet was fired or if he resigned. Throughout the day there have been reports by credible journalists that Coudet departed because Club Tijuana failed to pay its players.     Aquí…

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Eduardo Coudet Has Been Dismissed as The Xolos’ Manager

October 30, 2017

  In a very surprising turn of events, it has been reported by ESPN’s Rene Tovar and John Sutcliffe that Eduardo Coudet has been relieved of his duties this Monday. Club Tijuana is currently in 11th place with 18 points, just three points out of a playoff spot in the Liga MX, and are in the quarterfinals of the Copa MX competition. The announcement was especially surprising since there are…

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Tijuana Xolos Liga MX AP 17 Week 15 Recap: Xolos Fall to Dismantled Chivas’ Team & Severely Complicate Playoff Run

October 28, 2017

The Tijuana Xolos played their 15th game in the Liga MX Apertura 2017 this Saturday, October 28. The Border City side traveled back to Guadalajara to face Chivas after facing Atlas in the same city last Friday. Going into the game, the Xoloitzcuintles were sitting in 10th place with 18 points, and that has remained the same after this match. However, certain results favored Club Tijuana going into the game…

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Tijuana Xolos Liga MX AP 17 Week 15 Preview: Xolos Play Must-Win Game Against Chivas de Guadalajara

October 28, 2017

Game: Chivas de Guadalajara vs Tijuana Xolos When: Saturday, October 28, 2017 Where: Estadio Chivas, Guadalajara, Mexico Time: 7:06 P.M. PST TV: Univision Deportes The Tijuana Xolos are currently just outside of a playoff spot, currently in 10th place with 18 points. Seventh-place Necaxa and eighth-place Cruz Azul, both in playoff spots, have 21 points, just three points ahead of the border city side. The Liga MX Apertura 2017 is…

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