Tijuana will come against Cruz Azul at the Estadio Caliente in Tijuana, in the 12th round of the 2021 Liga MX Apertura tournament today, October 3, 2021, at 10:06 PM (ET). Here, you will find everything there is to know about this Torneo Apertura Round 12 soccer match, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds, and how to watch or live stream the game in the US.
This will be their jubilee 24th overall meeting. Cruz Azul are the absolute favorites in head-to-head clashes, having celebrated a victory on 10 occasions so far; Tijuana have grabbed a triumph five times to this day, and a great number of even eight games have ended in a draw.
Their most recent game was played on April 24, 2021, when the Los Xolos salvaged a late 1-1 draw away at the Estadio Azteca in Mexico City in the 2021 Liga MX Clausura. It promises to be a more exciting clash as they meet for the first time in the 2021 Liga MX Apertura.
Tijuana vs Cruz Azul: Match Information
Date: Sunday, October 3, 2021
Time: 10:06 PM (ET)
Location: Estadio Caliente, Tijuana
Tijuana vs Cruz Azul: Times by State in the US
ET: 10:06 PM
CT: 9:06 PM
MT: 8:06 PM
PT: 7:06 PM
Tijuana vs Cruz Azul: Storylines
Tijuana have been off to a terrible start in the 2021 Liga MX Apertura. They have triumphed only once, in addition to drawing twice and losing two times in their last five league matches (DWLDL). Meanwhile, in the last five Liga MX fixtures, Cruz Azul have also emerged victorious only once, only to draw three games and lose one (DDLWD).
El Xolaje currently sit at the bottom of the Liga MX table with seven points in 11 Apertura matches so far. On the other hand, Los Celestes are placed 10 positions above them, in eighth place in Liga MX with 14 points won in 10 games in the Torneo Apertura.
These opponents don't have a long history of clashes as their first one dates back to August 20, 2011, and it ended in a 2-1 triumph for Cruz Azul in the 2011 Liga MX Apertura. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see if either one of the clubs will grab the three points in Round 12.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Tijuana vs Cruz Azul in the U.S.
The 2021 Liga MX Apertura Round 12 game between Tijuana and Cruz Azul, to be played today, at Estadio Caliente in Tijuana, will be broadcasted on ESPN Deportes+, ESPN+, ESPN Deportes in the United States.
Tijuana vs Cruz Azul: Predictions And Odds
The odds are slightly in favor of Cruz Azul. FanDuel see them as the slight favorites to claim another win this season and they have given them +135 odds. The home side Tijuana, meanwhile, have similar odds of +195 odds to cause an upset this weekend, while a tie would result in a +230 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel