tigers became the last qualified for the Clausura 2022 semifinals of the MX League. The ‘Felinos’ lost (1-0) to Cruz Azul at the University Stadium, but in the first leg they won by the same result and, being better placed in the table in the regular phase, signed their pass.
Now, the squad led by Miguel Herrera will face Peruvian defender Anderson Santamaría’s Atlas in a vibrant series. Both teams met for the last time on April 30 at the Jalisco Stadium and the match was even (1-1).
In this case, the ‘Rojinegros’ will seek their second title in a row under the command of Diego Cocca. The ‘Zorros’ conquered the previous tournament after winning against León.
The other key will star Pachuca and America. The ‘Águilas’, a club where midfielder Pedro Aquino plays, qualified for this instance after eliminating Puebla after drawing (1-1) in the first leg and winning (3-2) at the Azteca Stadium.
For their part, the ‘Tuzos’ finished in first place in the general table with 38 points. In the quarterfinals, Guillermo Almada’s pupils equaled (2-2) Alfonso Lastras Ramírez, but defeated (3-2) at the Hidalgo Stadium.
When are the Clausura 2022 semifinals played?
It is important to mention that the first leg matches will be played on Wednesday, May 18 and Thursday, May 19, while the return matches will be played on Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22.
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