The Atlas vs Monarcas Morelia Liga MX match will take place this Saturday, April 9, 2016 (6:30 PM Pacific) a the Estadio Jalisco. This match between ‘Grupo Salinas’ siblings will be one of the least attractive games during Week 13 of the Clausura 2016 as both sides have had average to below-average performances.
Club Atlas of Guadalajara has performed well below their expectations, and sits very far from any playoff qualification hope. After 12 games, they are in 17th place with only 9 points, consequence of 2 wins, 3 ties, and 7 losses. The team coached by Gustavo Costas is quickly falling behind in the ‘liguilla’ race, and a loss or tie this Saturday will near them closer to a quick exit in this Liga MX tournament.
Monarcas of Morelia have fared well this season under coach Enrique Meza. After 12 games, they are in 9th place with 12 points after 4 wins, 4 ties, and 4 losses. While they have remained mid-table throughout the competition, a win in Jalisco could push them at least one position in the standings and place them in a playoff seed.
The Atlas vs Monarcas Morelia Liga MX match will be televised on Azteca America at 6:30 PM Pacific.