The most noteworthy match during Week 9 of the Liga MX Clausura 2017 will be when Xolos of Tijuana host Pachuca this Friday, March 3, 2017 (7:00 PM Pacific) at the Estadio Caliente. Both teams are strong favorites to reach the playoffs and be title contenders so this game could be a warm-up to what we will see during the ‘liguilla’.
Xolos of Tijuana have been nothing but spectacular this season where the lead the standings in first place. The team coached by Miguel ‘Piojo’ Herrera has earned 16 points after 5 wins, 1 tie, and 2 losses and has the league’s best offense with 18 goals.
That stat will be significant this Friday as they face the team with the best defense who has only allowed 5 goals. If Tijuana earns the win against Pachuca, they will get closer to a playoff seed, and will continue to demonstrate that the team is a serious threat as they have already defeated teams like Chivas, Cruz Azul, Pumas, and Monterrey.
Pachuca sits in third place with 14 points after 4 wins, 2 ties, and 2 losses. The team coached by Diego Alonso has one of the worst offensive threats in the league with only 8 goals, but their defense has been the motive for their success. The ‘tuzos’ will have a difficult match at the Estadio Caliente where Xolos is a real threat, yet a win will demonstrate that they are serious title contenders.
How to Watch Xolos Tijuana vs Pachuca
The Xolos vs Pachuca match will be broadcast this Friday, March 3, 2017 at 7:00 PM Pacific:
TV Schedule: Azteca America
Watch Live Online: SlingTV (Watch 7 Days Free)