Tijuana Xolos Week 2 Liga MX AP 2017 Preview: Xolos Look to Bounce Back Against Necaxa

July 28, 2017

Game: Necaxa vs Tijuana Xolos When: Saturday, July 29, 2017 Where: Estadio Victoria, Aguascalientes, Mexico Time: 7:00 PM P.S.T TV: Univision, Univision Deportes   The Tijuana Xolos will play their second game of the Liga MX Apertura 2017 this Saturday, July 29 against Necaxa away from home. The game will be a solid test for Eduardo Coudet’s Xolos coming off a disappointing season opener against Cruz Azul at home. Necaxa…


Paul Arriola & Joe Corona Shine in 2017 Gold Cup with U.S. Team, Set to Return to Xolos

July 27, 2017

This Wednesday the United States defeated Jamaica 2-1 in the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup final with a late goal by Seattle Sounders Striker Jordan Morris. While the MLS player led the United States to glory, there were some Liga MX players on Bruce Arena’s roster, including Club Tijuana’s own Paul Arriola and Joe Corona. Unfortunately, Corona stayed on the bench for the entire 90 minutes of the final, but Arriola…


Tijuana Xolos: Matias Pisano Deserves a Chance to be in the Starting 11

July 25, 2017

Club Tijuana began its Apertura 2017 campaign with a lackluster 2-0 loss against Cruz Azul at the Estadio Caliente. The team clearly needs some modifications in players or in formation to improve this week and fight for the three points against Necaxa away from home. One of the more disappointing players on the pitch was right-midfielder Mauricio Cuero. The Colombian winger looked nonexistent in his 61 minutes of play, not…


The Good, The Bad & The Ugly from the Xolos’ Apertura 2017 Opener

July 23, 2017

The Tijuana Xolos had a dreadful start to the Liga MX Apertura 2017, falling 2-0 against Cruz Azul at home this Friday, July 21. The home crowd at the Estadio Caliente was hopeful of a solid beginning to the Apertura 2017, but instead witnessed one of the worst performances Club Tijuana has had at the Estadio Caliente. Here is the good, the bad, and the ugly from the disappointing season…


Tijuana Xolos Liga MX AP 2017 Week 1 Recap: Xolos Start Up Apertura 2017 With Disappointing Loss Against Cruz Azul

July 22, 2017

The Tijuana Xolos started up their Apertura 2017 campaign this Friday, July 21, at the Estadio Caliente against Cruz Azul. The entire city of Tijuana was buzzing for the new season to kick off at the border city fortress and the fans were anticipating a lot from Eduardo Coudet and the rebuilt Tijuana Xolos. A transitional phase without Miguel Herrera, Aviles Hurtado, or Guido Rodriguez was underway in Tijuana, and…


Tijuana Xolos Liga MX AP 2017 Week 1 Preview: Xolos Host One of the “Big Four” to Kick Off Apertura 2017

July 21, 2017

Game: Tijuana Xolos vs Cruz Azul Where: Estadio Caliente When: Friday, July 21, 2017 Time: 7:00 PM Pacific TV: Univision Deportes It is time for another Liga MX tournament. The unpredictability, passion, and excitement of Mexico’s top soccer league is back. The Tijuana Xolos will kick off the Apertura 2017 tournament at home and will have exclusive guests at the Estadio Caliente as the Xolos will host one of the…


Tijuana Xolos: The Top Five Argentine Players to Play for the Xolos

July 20, 2017

There is Argentine flavor surrounding the border city of Tijuana as the Xolos gear up for the Apertura 2017 tournament. The new manager for Club Tijuana, Eduardo Coudet, hails from the South American country, as do 10 players on the active roster. Coudet has brought in four Argentine players this off-season, including two of the team’s top signings in Gustavo Bou and Damian Musto. After this season, heroes can be…


Tijuana Xolos: Is Juan Martin Lucero Due for a Breakout Season?

July 17, 2017

There have been signings this off-season that may be overshadowing the talent that the Tijuana Xolos already have on their current roster. Particularly in the attack, the splash signing of Gustavo Bou from the Argentine League has left many forgetting about Juan Martin Lucero. The 25-year-old striker came over from the Malaysian League, and there was a concern initially if he could adapt to the Liga MX coming over from…


An Interview with Xolos’ Announcer Nate Abaurrea

July 13, 2017

On Monday night, I had the pleasure of interviewing the voice of the Tijuana Xolos in English, Nate Abaurrea. I was curious to know how Nate fell in love with “the beautiful game” of soccer. In this profile, our readers will find out how a Northern California native has become a regional soccer voice. We talked about many topics, some of which will not be featured in this piece, but…


Tijuana Xolos: Will Damian Musto Replace Guido Rodriguez or Be Another Jorge Ortiz?

July 12, 2017

One of the more vital signings this off-season for Eduardo Coudet and the Tijuana Xolos was the addition of Damian Musto. The 30-year-old is set to be the replacement for one of the most important players on Tijuana last season, Guido Rodriguez. Rodriguez, of course, left the border city to join Club America in Mexico City along with defender, Carlos Vargas and manager, Miguel Herrera. The Xolos’ new manager, Eduardo…


Tijuana Xolos: Eduardo Coudet Begins Era with a Victory in Ensenada

July 1, 2017

  This Friday, June 31 Eduardo Coudet officially began his reign with the Tijuana Xolos as the border city side traveled a couple of hours south to face Cuervos JAP for a friendly match in Ensenada. The match was the first friendly match for the Xolos this offseason, and the first official match for Eduardo Coudet who is now in charge of Club Tijuana. This was set to be a…


Tijuana Xolos Solidify Defense with Alejandro Donatti Signing

June 28, 2017

This Tuesday, June 27, the signing of the Argentine defender, Alejandro Donatti, was officially announced by the Tijuana Xolos. The 30-year-old centre-back came over from Flamengo in Brazil and should help build a more formidable defense for Eduardo Coudet in the Liga MX Apertura 2017. The Argentine has had a respectable career, dating back to 2008, when he received his first minutes in professional soccer with the Argentine club, Bocas…