León will host Pachuca in the second round of the 2021 Liga MX season today, at 10:00 PM (ET). The defending champions suffered a 2-0 away loss to Tigres in the opening round of the Guard1anes Tournament 2021 and will try to get their first 3 points of the season at the León Stadium. Here, you will find everything there is to know about this soccer match, such as predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch the game online.
This will be their 23rd overall meeting. Pachuca are the slightly better side in head-to-head duels, winning 10 games so far; León have celebrated a victory six times, and an equal number of six games have ended in a draw so far.
Their most recent game was played on August 12, 2020, when León beat 1-0 the 10-men Pachuca. It promises to be an even more exciting clash in the new 2021 Liga MX season.
León vs Pachuca: Match Information
Date: Monday, January 18, 2021
Time: 10:00 PM (ET)
Location: León Stadium, León
León vs Pachuca: Times by State in the US
ET: 10:00 PM
CT: 9:00 PM
MT: 8:00 PM
PT: 7:00 PM
León vs Pachuca: Storylines
León were placed right below them, in the third position with 32 accumulated points in 18 Torneo Apertura fixtures. Meanwhile, Pachuca finished the Torneo Apertura in ninth place with 25 points in 18 total games.
At the Torneo Clausura, the Lions ended the season in second place with 21 points. On the other side, the Gophers were sat in 11th place with 14 points in 10 matches.
These opponents don't have a long history of clashes as their first one dates back to October 7, 2012, and it ended in a 1-1 draw. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see who gets to go home with the three points in Round 2.
León vs Pachuca: Liga MX 2021 Standings
Title holders León suffered a 2-0 away defeat to Tigres in the opening round of the Liga MX Guard1anes Tournament 2021. That's why they are in 17th place with no points. Meanwhile, Pachuca are in 14th with one point after their 1-1 draw with Juárez.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free León vs Pachuca in the U.S.
The 2021 Liga MX Round 2 game between León and Pachuca, to be played today, at the León Stadium in León, will be broadcasted on TUDN in the United States.
León vs Pachuca: Predictions And Odds
All odds are in favor of León. FanDuel see them as the firm favorites and thus, they have given them -120 odds to win today. The away side Pachuca have +290 odds to upset the favorite club, while a tie would result in a +270 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel