Santos Laguna host Puebla at the Estadio Corona in the Liga MX Playoffs 2021 Semi-Finals Leg 1 today, May 20, 2021, at 10:00 PM (ET). Here, you will find everything there is to know about this decisive Mexican league soccer match, such as predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch the game online.
This will be their 39th overall meeting. Santos Laguna are the slightly better side in head-to-head duels, winning 15 games so far; Puebla have celebrated a victory four times, and a surprising number of 19 games have ended in a draw so far.
Their most recent game was played on May 2, 2021, and it ended in a disappointing 0-0 draw at the Estadio Corona inTorreón. It promises to be a more exciting clash in the 2021 Liga MX Playoffs.
Santos Laguna vs Puebla: Match Information
Date: Thursday, May 20, 2021
Time: 10:00 PM (ET)
Location: Estadio Corona, Torreón
Santos Laguna vs Puebla: Times by State in the US
ET: 10:00 PM
CT: 9:00 PM
MT: 8:00 PM
PT: 7:00 PM
Santos Laguna vs Puebla: Storylines
Santos Laguna finished the Torneo Clausura in fifth place with 26 points in 17 total games. Meanwhile, Puebla were placed two positions above them, in third with 28 accumulated points in 17 Torneo Clausura fixtures.
The Warriors had to get past Queretaro, and Monterrey in two legs to get to the Liga MX Playoffs 2021 Semi-Finals. On the other side, the Sweet Potatoers have set up two meetings with Santos Laguna in the Semi-Finals thanks to a second-leg victory over Atlas in the Quarter-Finals.
These opponents have a long history of clashes as their first one dates back to October 13, 2001, and it ended in a 2-1 win for Puebla. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see who gets to go into the second leg with an advantage.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Santos Laguna vs Puebla in the U.S.
The 2021 Liga MX Playoffs Semi-Finals Leg 1 game between Santos Laguna and Puebla, to be played on Thursday, at the Estadio Corona in Torreón, will be broadcasted on Fox Sports 2, FOX Deportes, Foxsports.com in the United States.
Santos Laguna vs Puebla: Predictions And Odds
All odds are in favor of Santos Laguna. FanDuel see them as the firm favorites and thus, they have given them -115 odds to win in the first leg. The away side Puebla have +420 odds to upset the favorite club, while a tie would result in a +270 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel