Tigres UANL return from Qatar and will resume play against Cruz Azul today in a very interesting match between two big Liga MX sides. The Felinos have two games in hand in the Mexican league, as they were competing in the FIFA Club World Cup, in which they lost the final against Bayern. 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 in the US.
Tigres last played against Necaxa, before heading to Qatar, tying 1-1 with the Lightning. Now they come from making history and will try to keep their good moment in the domestic cup against an inspired team in La Maquina.
Cruz Azul, as stated above, have become one of the best teams in the league this season after losing their first two games of the campaign. Now they’ll try to continue their good pace against Tigres, a very dangerous team that had a very good performance in the FIFA Club World Cup.
Tigres UANL vs Cruz Azul: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, 17 February 2021
Time: 10:00 PM ET
Location: Estadio Universitario
Tigres UANL vs Cruz Azul: Time By State In The U.S.
ET: 10:00 PM
CT: 9:00 PM
MT: 8:00 PM
PT: 7:00 PM
Tigres UANL vs Cruz Azul: Storylines and Head-To-Head
Tigres come from losing against Bayern Munich in the FIFA Club World Cup final but before that, they beat two big rivals in Ulsan and Palmeiras, becoming the first Mexican team to reach the most important game of the tournament.
Cruz Azul became one of the best squads in the league while their Wednesday’s rivals were playing the international competition. They beat Pachuca, Querétaro, and Necaxa to collect 9 points and demonstrate they’re ready to compete now.
This will be the 47th duel between these two sides in Liga MX, with Tigres winning 17 matches, the same as Cruz Azul. 12 games ended with a tie.
Tigres UANL vs Cruz Azul: Liga MX Top Scorers
Tigres: Carlos Gonzalez (2)
Cruz Azul: Juan Escobar (2)
Tigres UANL vs Cruz Azul: Liga MX Standings
Tigres haven’t played since Matchday 4. However, they’re still 9th on the table while Cruz Azul rank 6th after their series of wins.
How to watch or live stream online Tigres UANL vs Cruz Azul in the U.S.
TUDN.com, TUDN App, TUDN USA will broadcast this game in the United States.
Tigres UANL vs Cruz Azul: Predictions and Odds
Tigres are seen as the favorite team to win this game, with oddsmakers giving them +120 odds. Cruz Azul were given +220 odds, the same as the tie.
* Odds via FanDuel