Tijuana Xolos: Gustavo Bou is Now Officially a Tijuana Xolo

June 26, 2017

This Monday, June 26, the Tijuana Xolos officially announced the signing of one of their top signings this off-season, Gustavo Bou. The move had been speculated for weeks, and the border city side finally made the signing official. Bou is Argentine and is coming from Racing Club de Avellaneda in the Argentine Primera Division. The 27-year-old striker had a solid 2016-2017 season, being one of the top scorers in Argentina…


Tijuana Xolos: Eduardo Coudet has Found His New Right-Back in Argentina

June 25, 2017

Looking at the Xolos’ roster, it was obvious that Eduardo Coudet needed a new right-back to suit his upbeat style of play. The American, Michael Orozco, had done a superb job in the position in the Clausura 2017 campaign, but was a much more defensive option who lacked speed running up and down the wings. Paul Arriola could play that role, but it is unclear if Coudet trusts the Chula…


Tijuana Xolos: Coudet Brings in Midfielder from Chile and is Close to Signing Defender from Brazil

June 23, 2017

Eduardo Coudet has begun his international signings this off-season by bringing in his first official signing to Tijuana from the international market. This Thursday, June 22, it was officially announced by Club Tijuana that midfielder Enzo Kalinski was coming over from Chilean club, Universidad Catolica. Kalinski, 30, is Argentine, as the trend has been this off-season in the Xolos’ signings and is a box-to-box midfielder with greater defensive capabilities than…


Tijuana Xolos: Eduardo Coudet Should Look for a New Full-Back

June 22, 2017

A new era has begun in Tijuana with Eduardo Coudet in charge of the Xolos. A different playing style than that of Miguel Herrera will be played in the border city. The Argentine manager has been described as aggressive and offensive in his playing style, like many of his countrymen. This means that the Xolos will need to be revamped to play this style of soccer with a few new…


Tijuana Xolos: Dayro Moreno Ends Season as Top Scorer & Champion in Colombia

June 20, 2017

  At the beginning of the Liga MX Clausura 2017 tournament, the Tijuana Xolos suffered a huge loss to their squad. It was announced that Tijuana’s top scorer and superstar, Dayro Moreno, was going to depart the border city side and go back home to play in Colombia. Moreno joined one of the most potent teams in his home country, Atletico Nacional. The team from Medellin had won the Copa…


Tijuana Xolos: Unofficial Signings Will Bolster the Attack

June 17, 2017

  Eduardo Coudet was not very busy picking up players at the Liga MX Draft. Most of the players the Argentine brought into the border city were role players to add depth to the squad. Coudet must now go to the international market to try to replace the key players that Tijuana lost in the draft. There are currently three players that already have a foot in the door with…


Tijuana Xolos: Who Are the Xolos’ New Signings?

June 16, 2017

  The Tijuana Xolos have had a busy off-season so far that has been highlighted by the players the team has lost, rather than the players the team has brought in. The Aztec Canines will be without Milton Caraglio, Aviles Hurtado, and Guido Rodriguez, who were among the best players on the border city side during the Clausura 2017 tournament. So far, the new manager, Eduardo Coudet, has not done…


Tijuana Xolos: Miguel Herrera Left His Mark on Tijuana

May 31, 2017

The Xolos and the city of Tijuana lost an iconic figure, as Miguel Herrera was announced as the new manager of Club America on May 30. “El Piojo” had become the face of the franchise, far more than any player, and he was a celebrity in the city of Tijuana. Everyone knew who “El Piojo” was, from the most casual fan to the ultras, from my grandmother to my colleagues….


Tijuana Xolos: El Piojo Out, El Chacho In

May 27, 2017

  The Tijuana Xolos made a notable change to its team this Friday, May 26 as Eduardo “El Chacho” Coudet was announced as Miguel Herrera’s replacement as the head coach for next season. Miguel Herrera has agreed to a move to Club America and the Xolos found a replacement in Coudet. This move had been rumored for several months, but just became official Friday. The Argentine coach is a bit…


Tijuana Xolos Liga MX Playoffs Recap: Xolos End Season with Lackluster Performance

May 21, 2017

The Tijuana Xolos played the second leg of their semi-final matchup against Tigres UANL this Sunday, May 21, at the Estadio Caliente. The game was set to be an exciting duel, but it was almost set in stone that Tigres UANL were going to be the team that moved on to the final. The atmosphere was vibrant, worthy of the magnitude of the encounter. Miguel Herrera went with a 4-4-2…


Tijuana Xolos Liga MX Playoffs Preview: Xolos Look for Seemingly Impossible Task at Home

May 21, 2017

Game: Tijuana Xolos vs Tigres UANL When: Sunday, May 21, 2017 Where: Estadio Caliente Time: 6:00 P.M. PST TV: Azteca America The Tijuana Xolos will play the second leg of the semifinals series against Tigres UANL this Sunday, May 21, at the Estadio Caliente. The Xolos have a seemingly impossible task at hand and most people already have Tigres UANL with more than just a leg in the final. The…