Liguilla right now: Puebla eliminates Chivas and advances to the quarter-finals


After the first three repechage games, UANL, Cruz Azul and Toluca secured their place in the quarter-finals

Puebla eliminated Chivas at the Cuauhtémoc stadium and completed the local poker playoffs within the Liguilla del Opening 2022after the triumphs of Cruz Azul, Toluca and Tigres.

La Liguilla will start on Wednesday October 12 and Thursday October 13, with the first legs. The return will take place on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 October.

In ESPN we represent the League right now with all four teams joining the fight for the title.

Quarter-finals so far



The ‘Franja’ took the lead in the 58′ thanks to Martín Barragán and Chivas equalized in the last minute with a goal from Carlos Cisneros in added time. Later, in a penalty shootout, he was ahead due to an error by Jesús Angulo in the fourth charge.

For the second consecutive tournament, América and Puebla will fight for a ticket to the semi-finals because, at Clausura 2022, the two teams met and the general result favored the Águilas 4 to 3.

Toluca to beat Juarez and will rival Santos in the quarter-finals, while the Puebla-Chivas winner will face leaders América.

The Azteca Stadium pitch saw victory for Cruz Azul, who beat León by the slightest difference.

The hero of the cement team was Ignacio Rivero, who took advantage of an error by the emerald goalkeeper to take his team to the round of 16.

La Maquina (#7) will now face Monterrey en Liguilla, the rival they lost to in the tournament.

tigers to beat Necaxa by a score of 2-0 thanks to a brace from their all-time leading scorer Andre Pierre Gignacwho led his team to Quarter-finals.

The Frenchman scored his 29th double with the jersey of felines and reached 174 goals with the club and his 28th goal in the Final phase.

With this result the tigerswho finished fifth overall, will face Quarter-finals in front of an old acquaintance, Pachucaa rival who took the measure for them by beating them in two Liga MX finals and one Concacaf Champions League.

The first four classified who obtained their direct ticket for the Quarter-finals in the Opening 2022 were America (38 points), Monterey (35), Saints (33) and Pachuca (32).

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