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: 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: 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…


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…


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…


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…


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…


Tijuana Xolos Advance to Copa MX Quarterfinals and Will Face Pachuca

October 26, 2017

On Wednesday, the Tijuana Xolos found out which team they will be facing in the Copa MX quarterfinals as Pachuca defeated Zacatepec 5-0 in its round of 16 fixture. The Tijuana Xolos had a very entertaining win against Monarcas Morelia to reach the quarterfinals of the competition this Tuesday. Eduardo Coudet’s side had a 2-0 lead with goals from Damian Perez and Juan Lucero, but gave up the lead in…