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…


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 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…


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…


Alejandro Guido Deserves to Start Against Chivas After Captaining Xolos in Copa MX

October 26, 2017

This past Tuesday, the Tijuana Xolos played their round of 16 match against Monarcas Morelia away from home. The game ended 2-2 in regulation time, but Club Tijuana took home the victory and the ticket to the quarterfinals via a penalty shoot-out that ended 4-2 in the Xolos’ favor. Eduardo Coudet made several adjustments to his starting XI in that game, using just two consistent starters in his lineup, Damian…


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…


Tijuana Xolos Liga MX AP 17 Week 14 Recap: Xolos Fall To Atlas & Make Playoff Push Much More Complicated

October 21, 2017

The Tijuana Xolos played their 14th match in the Liga MX Apertura 2017 on Friday, taking on Atlas away from home at the historic Estadio Jalisco. Going into the match, both teams were in dire need of the three points as the regular season is winding down and the top eight settles down to the last few places. Club Tijuana did seem to be the favorite to take the three…


Tijuana Xolos Liga MX AP 17 Week 14 Preview: Xolos Continue Playoff Push Facing Atlas Away From Home

October 19, 2017

Game: Atlas vs Tijuana Xolos When: Friday, Oct.20, 2017 Where: Estadio Jalisco, Guadalajara, Mexico Time: 7:00 P.M. PST TV: Univision Deportes   This Friday, Oct.20, the Tijuana Xolos will play their 14th game of the Liga MX Apertura 2017. The border city side will travel to Guadalajara to face Atlas at the historic Estadio Jalisco in a game with very high stakes in play. The match will be between ninth-place…


Tijuana Xolos Liga MX AP 17 Week 10 Recap: Xolos Triumph In Night Full of Delays, Small Screens & Howls

October 18, 2017

The Tijuana Xolos played their 13th game in the Liga MX Apertura 2017 on Tuesday, Oct.17, against Lobos BUAP in Puebla. The game was part of the tenth round of matches in the Apertura that was postponed due to the horrendous Earthquake that heavily impacted Mexico City and surrounding areas. Club Tijuana had come off a disappointing scoreless draw against Veracruz and was in uninspired form, having not won in…


Tijuana Xolos Liga MX AP 17 Week 10 Preview: Xolos Start Three-Game Road Stand in Puebla vs Lobos BUAP

October 17, 2017

Game: Lobos BUAP vs Tijuana Xolos When: Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017 Where: Estadio Universitario BUAP, Puebla, Mexico Time: 5:00 P.M. PST TV: Univision Deportes   This Tuesday, Oct.17, the Tijuana Xolos will embark on a three-game Liga MX road trip before returning to the Estadio Caliente on Nov.3. This run of games away from home also includes a Copa MX game against Monarcas Morelia, making for a total of four…