The Monarcas Morelia vs UNAM Pumas Liga MX game will take place this Friday, March 7, 2014 (5:30 PM Pacific) at the Estadio Morelos. Morelia will host Pumas in the opening match of Week 10 of the Clausura 2014 in what is expected to be a good game. Pumas will attempt to retain their 6 game undefeated streak, while Monarcas must learn how to play under their new interim coach.
The team coached by Jose Luis Trejo has surprised many with their good start to the season. After nine games, Pumas is in 3rd place with 15 points, while they are currently on a six game undefeated streak. Part of their success has been due to an efficient offense which has scored 13 goals. Against Monarcas, Pumas will have a good chance at winning considering Morelia’s current internal problems and bad playing form.
Monarcas Morelia has had a disastrous start to the Clausura 2014 season. After nine games, they have only gained 9 points and sit in 16th place. Also, they were quickly eliminated from their Libertadores adventure, and most importantly, their management has already fired two coaches. During the week, Eduardo De La Torre was let go, after the team did not show any imporvement with him at command. Against Pumas an interim coach will lead the team, although it has been reported that Angel Comizzo is the team’s new coach.
Monarcas Morelia vs UNAM Pumas Prediction
The Morelia vs Pumas game will be a hard contest for both sides. Monarcas has the pressure to gain a win in order to improve from their terrible season which has seen two coaches fired. Meanwhile, Pumas is the favorite to win this one, although Morelia is no easy target considering their high talent. In a close match, the Morelia vs Pumas game will end in a 1-1 tie.
Monarcas Morelia vs UNAM Pumas TV Schedule
The Morelia vs Pumas match will be televised on Azteca America and ESPN Deportes at 5:30 PM Pacific.
Monarcas Morelia vs UNAM Pumas Highlights
The Morelia vs Pumas video highlights will be uploaded soon after the end of the match.