Chivas host Santos Laguna today at the Akron Stadium in an exciting soccer match for the 2021 Liga MX Guard1anes Tournament. The team from Guadalajara needs a victory to climb positions in the Mexican league standings, while the Guerreros want to cut the difference with leaders Cruz Azul. Here you will find everything there is to know about this game, such as the match preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds, and even how to watch or live stream it in the US.
Víctor Vucetich's side comes from a disappointing 3-0 loss to arch rivals Club América in the last editions of the Clásico Nacional. The team was supposed to face Monterrey for the 12th round after the derby, but the match was postponed to April 21.
Santos also suffered a defeat in their last Liga MX 2021 match: it was a 2-1 loss to defending champions León, ending a two-game winning streak. Now, the Verdiblancos will try to return to victory when they visit the Akron Stadium in Guadalajara.
Chivas vs Santos Laguna: Match Information
Date: Sunday, April 4, 2020
Time: 6:00 PM (ET)
Location: Akron Stadium, Guadalajara
Chivas vs Santos Laguna: Time by State in the US
ET: 6:00 PM
CT: 5:00 PM
MT: 4:00 PM
PT: 3:00 PM
Chivas vs Santos Laguna: Storylines
The Rebaño Sagrado accumulate three Mexican league games without victories (2 draws and one defeat. Their last win was against Pumas UNAM (2-1) at home for the 8th round of the Liga MX 2021.
Before losing to León, Santos Laguna had beaten Tijuana and Necaxa to be among the top 3 teams in the Guard1anes Tournament standings. However, a new loss to Chivas today could leave them out of the main squads in the table.
Chivas vs Santos Laguna: Liga MX 2021 Standings
The team from Guadalajara has been struggling so far in the 2021 Liga MX Guard1anes Tournament. Vicetich's side is in 16th place with 12 points after 11 matches. Meanwhile, Santos are in 3rd place with 21 points after 12 games.
Chivas vs Santos Laguna: Liga MX 2021 Top Scorers
José Macías is Chivas' leading goascorer in the Mexican league this season with 6 goals, while Santiago Muñoz is Santos' top scorer with 3. Toluca's Alexis Canelo leads the table with 9 goals.
How to watch or live stream Chivas vs Santos Laguna in the US
The match between Chivas and Santos Laguna for the 13th round of the 2021 Liga MX Guard1anes Tournament to be played today at the Akron Stadium will be broadcast in the US by UNIVERSO, Telemundo, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo.
Chivas vs Santos Laguna: Predictions and Odds
Although Santos are in a better position in the standings and the team from Guadalajara accumulates three league matches withtout victories, oddsmakers predict this will be a very tight game at the Akron Stadium. According to DraftKings, Chivas have odds of +140, while the Guerrerons have odds of +195. A tie would result in a +225 payout.
* Odds via DraftKings