Tijuana Xolos: Mateus Gonçalves Joins Team, Mauricio Cuero Goes To Ascenso MX

December 15, 2017

This Thursday, it was the second and final day of the Liga MX Draft, where teams can make transactions within the Mexican league. Thursday was meant to be exclusively for teams from the second-tier league to make deals but the Xolos did manage to sign a player from a Liga MX team. There were two transactions made this Thursday as Club Tijuana played its first preseason training match in Mazatlan,…


Tijuana Xolos: Pablo Aguilar Returns To Tijuana, Joe Corona Joins Club America, & More From First Day Of Draft

December 14, 2017

The first of two days of the Liga MX Draft ahead of the Clausura 2018 competition kicked off this Wednesday. Of course, this is not the standard definition of a draft seen in other major sports. This is a gathering between Liga MX teams to make transactions within the league before the start of the next tournament. Teams can only buy and sell players within Mexico in these two days,…


Tijuana Xolos: Diego Cocca Arrival Could Mean Longer Stay & More Success For Gustavo Bou

December 9, 2017

Diego Cocca was officially presented to the media as the new Xolos’ boss this Friday. A new era has started in the border city after a failed rebuilding process under Eduardo Coudet. It is now time for a completely new process with Diego Martin Cocca. There are some positives and negatives to this move that have been discussed, and are being discussed, but a huge plus is that Gustavo Bou has…


Tijuana Xolos: Club Tijuana GM Confirms Return Of Luis Ernesto Michel

December 8, 2017

This Friday, the new Xolos’ head coach Diego Cocca was officially presented to the media, and consequently, players will now start filtering in and out of the club. It was already announced that Jose Antonio Rodriguez’s loan deal had expired and he was now back with Chivas de Guadalajara. The Xolos’ needed a goalkeeper to either replace Gibran Lajud as the starter or serve as a backup option for the…


Tijuana Xolos: “Toño” Rodriguez Makes Move Back To Chivas Guadalajara

December 7, 2017

  This Wednesday, Chivas de Guadalajara officially announced that goalkeeper Jose Antonio Rodriguez was making a move back to La Perla Tapatia. The Mexican goalkeeper had been on loan to Club Tijuana from Chivas in this Apertura 2017 and served as the backup to Gibran Lajud. Rodriguez never played in the Liga MX, but was solid throughout the Copa MX competition. “Toño” featured in five total games in this Apertura…


Tijuana Xolos: Club Tijuana Officially Announce New Manager Diego Cocca

December 7, 2017

  This Thursday, the Tijuana Xolos announced Diego Cocca as the new manager that will take over the vacant spot left by Eduardo Coudet. The move isn’t a dramatic change from Eduardo Coudet as Cocca is Argentine, around the same age as Coudet, and represented by the infamous Argentine agent Christian Bragarnik that also represents “Chacho” and several players on Club Tijuana. Cocca had an extensive playing career as a…


Tijuana Xolos: Should Club Tijuana Look To Sign Former Great Cristian Pellerano?

December 4, 2017

The Liga MX Apertura has yet to end as the final between Monterrey and Tigres UANL has yet to be played, but the transfer window for the league is now underway. Some teams have already made moves, but the Tijuana Xolos have yet to do anything as the newest manager that will take over after Eduardo Coudet’s stint has yet to be officially announced. All signs say that former Santos…


Tijuana Xolos: Home Struggles Contributed To Xolos’ Downfall In Apertura 2017

November 28, 2017

The Tijuana Xolos had a unmemorable Apertura 2017 tournament, finishing in 11th place with 21 points. There were various factors that led to the Xolos’ downfall in this competition, like mismanagement, team chemistry, and finishing ability in front of the net. Among the most vital factors that contributed to the Aztec Canines’ disappointing tournament were the results at the Estadio Caliente. The Estadio Caliente has been renowned to be a…


Tijuana Xolos: Club Tijuana Was Most Ill-Disciplined Team In Liga MX Apertura 2017

November 26, 2017

The Apertura 2017 wrapped up for the Tijuana Xolos nearly a week ago and many are still wondering what went wrong with this team. Club Tijuana finished in 11th place, but there was clearly enough talent to exceed that mark and get into the playoffs. The border city side was in a rebuilding process and chemistry was a clear problem on the team. The Xolos obviously struggled to work together…


Five Things Tijuana Xolos Fans Should Be Thankful For

November 23, 2017

The Apertura 2017 tournament was not an ideal one by any stretch of the imagination for the Tijuana Xolos. Fans had to endure seeing the border city team not win, or score, for three consecutive games to start off the competition, and then see the team not make the playoffs. Particularly towards the end of the campaign, there were some very bleak performances by the Aztec Canines and there was…


Tijuana Xolos: Musto May Leave & Xolos Fans Shouldn’t Miss Him

November 21, 2017

One of the biggest transfers in the Liga MX this past transfer window was Guido Rodriguez going from Club Tijuana to Club America. Former Xolos’ manager Miguel Herrera moved to the Mexico City team and took youngster Carlos Vargas and Rodriguez along with him. The Argentine midfielder had been one of the most vital players for the Xoloitzcuintles for two tournaments. Rodriguez especially demonstrated his presence in the midfield in…


Tijuana Xolos: Luis Zubeldia Could Be Club Tijuana’s Next Manager

November 20, 2017

The Liga MX Apertura 2017 is all over for the Tijuana Xolos as the team failed to advance in the Copa MX and failed to make the playoffs in the Liga MX. Eduardo Coudet was relieved of his duties as Tijuana’s manager after a 3-1 road loss to Chivas de Guadalajara in week 15 of the competition. Since then, Diego Torres was appointed as the interim manager but the 38-year-old…