A complete of 18 golf equipment started the Liga MX 2021 Apertura season with desires of elevating the league trophy in December. However first, it takes attending to the postseason: To do this, groups have to complete among the many prime 12 within the standings to advance to the postseason, or the liguiilla, because it’s extra popularly recognized.
What’s at stake: There might be loads of jockeying for positions through the 17-game common season. That is as a result of ending within the prime 4 locations within the standings provides a workforce an automated spot within the quarterfinals. The groups that end No. 5 by No. 12 should survive a single-elimination play-in recreation simply to achieve the quarters. The No. 13 by No. 18 groups are performed.
Why standings matter: Common season standings additionally come into play through the playoff quarterfinal and semifinal sequence, which occur over two legs. The workforce with essentially the most targets scored throughout each video games advances. But when groups are tied on targets scored on the finish of that second leg, the membership that completed larger within the common season standings will advance. That rule goes away for the ultimate, the place groups will head to further time and a penalty kick shootout, if essential.
Listed here are the newest schedule and ends in the Liga MX Apertura season, adopted by the up to date standings, which define the race for playoff locations and seeding.
Liga MX 2021: Schedule, Matchday 9
|Thurs, Sept. 16||San Luis vs. Membership Tijuana||8 p.m.||TUDN||fuboTV|
|Fri, Sept. 17||Necaxa vs. Atlas||10 p.m.||TUDN||fuboTV|
|Sat, Sept. 18||Membership Leon vs. FC Juarez||6 p.m.||TUDN||fuboTV|
|Sat, Sept. 18||Toluca vs. Membership America||8 p.m.||Univision, TUDN||fuboTV|
|Sat, Sept. 18||Chivas vs. Pachuca||10 p.m.||Telemundo, Universo||fuboTV|
|Sat, Sept. 18||Mazatlan vs. Pumas UNAM||10 p.m.||TUDN||fuboTV|
|Solar, Sept. 19||Cruz Azul vs. Queretaro||8 p.m.||Univision, TUDN||fuboTV|
|Solar, Sept. 19||Monterrey vs. Tigres||8 p.m.||FS2, Fox Deportes||fuboTV|
|Solar, Sept. 19||Santos vs. Puebla||10 p.m.||ESPN Deportes||fuboTV|
Liga MX 2021 Apertura standings
The standings are based mostly on factors that groups accumulate factors through the 17 video games of the common season: three factors for a win, one for a draw and none in case of a loss. If groups are tied on factors, the next tiebreakers are used on this particular order:
1. Superior objective distinction
2. Most targets scored
3. Most targets scored on the highway
4. Head-to-head matchups between the groups which can be tied
5. Greatest placement in “quotient” standings (factors per recreation over earlier six seasons)
6. Truthful Play standings (based mostly on yellow and purple playing cards acquired)
7. Random draw
With these tiebreakers in thoughts, here is what the up to date desk seems like:
Apertura 2021 desk
(PTS=Factors, GP=Video games Performed, W=Wins, D=Attracts, L=Losses, GF=Objectives for, GA=Objectives in opposition to, GD=Objective Distinction)
|9.||Atletico San Luis||10||7||2||4||1||10||9||+1|
Easy methods to watch Liga MX within the USA
- TV channels: Univision, TUDN, UniMás, Telemundo, Universo, ESPN Deportes, Fox Deportes
- Reside stream: fuboTV, TUDN.television, ESPN app, TelemundoDeportes.com, Fox Deportes app
The Liga MX 2021 Apertura season might be carried by 4 main U.S. broadcast shops: Univision networks TUDN and UniMas, ESPN Deportes, Telemundo / Universo and Fox Deportes.
All these channels may be streamed on fuboTV (free 7-day trial).
The matches will also be streamed with consumer authentication on the varied alternate platforms provided by the networks: TUDN.television, TelemundoDeportes.com and the apps for Telemundo Deportes, ESPN, TUDN and Fox Deportes.