A complete of 18 golf equipment started the Liga MX 2021 Apertura season with desires of elevating the league trophy in December. However first, it takes attending to the postseason: To try this, groups have to complete among the many high 12 within the standings to advance to the postseason, or the liguilla, because it’s extra popularly recognized.
What’s at stake: There will likely be loads of jockeying for positions through the 17-game common season. That is as a result of ending within the high 4 locations within the standings offers a workforce an automated spot within the quarterfinals. The groups that end No. 5 by way of No. 12 need to survive a single-elimination play-in sport simply to achieve the quarters. The No. 13 by way of No. 18 groups are out of competition.
Why standings matter: Common season standings additionally come into play through the playoff quarterfinal and semifinal sequence, which occur over two legs. The workforce with probably the most objectives scored throughout each video games advances. But when groups are tied on objectives scored on the finish of that second leg, the membership that completed larger within the common season standings will advance. That rule disappears for the ultimate, the place groups will head to further time and a penalty kick shootout, if mandatory.
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Right here is the newest schedule and ends in the Liga MX Apertura season, adopted by the up to date standings, which define the race for playoff locations and seeding.
Liga MX 2021: Schedule, Matchday 17
|Date||Match||Time (ET)||TV Channels||Streaming|
|Wed, Nov. 3||Pachuca vs. San Luis||9 p.m.||TUDN||fuboTV|
|Wed, Nov. 3||Cruz Azul vs. Leon||11 p.m.||UniMas, TUDN||fuboTV|
|Thurs, Nov. 4||Pumas UNAM vs. Santos Laguna||9 p.m.||TUDN||fuboTV|
|Thurs, Nov. 4||Atlas vs. Queretaro||11 p.m.||TUDN||fuboTV|
|Fri, Nov. 5||Puebla vs. Toluca||9 p.m.||TUDN||fuboTV|
|Fri, Nov. 5||Mazatlan vs. Chivas||11 p.m.||UniMas, TUDN||fuboTV|
|Sat, Nov. 6||Leon vs. Necaxa||7 p.m.||TUDN||fuboTV|
|Sat, Nov. 6||Membership America vs. Monterrey||9 p.m.||Univision, TUDN||fuboTV|
|Sat, Nov. 6||Tigres UANL vs. FC Juarez||11 p.m.||Univision, TUDN||fuboTV|
|Sat, Nov. 6||Membership Tijuana vs. Pachuca||11 p.m.||Fox Deportes||fuboTV|
|Solar, Nov. 7||Pumas UNAM vs. Cruz Azul||6 p.m.||Univision, TUDN||fuboTV|
|Solar, Nov. 7||Santos Laguna vs. San Luis||8 p.m.||FS2, Fox Deportes||fuboTV|
Liga MX 2021 Apertura standings
The standings are based mostly on factors that groups gather factors through the 17 video games of the common season: three factors for a win, one for a draw and none in case of a loss. If groups are tied on factors, the next tiebreakers are used on this particular order:
1. Superior aim distinction
2. Most objectives scored
3. Most objectives scored on the highway
4. Head-to-head matchups between the groups which are tied
5. Finest placement in “quotient” standings (factors per sport over earlier six seasons)
6. Honest Play standings (based mostly on yellow and purple playing cards acquired)
7. Random draw
With these tiebreakers in thoughts, here is what the up to date desk seems to be like:
Apertura 2021 desk
(PTS=Factors, GP=Video games Performed, W=Wins, D=Attracts, L=Losses, GF=Targets for, GA=Targets in opposition to, GD=Aim Distinction)
|13.||Atletico San Luis||18||15||4||6||5||19||23||-4|
How one can watch Liga MX within the USA
- TV channels: Univision, TUDN, UniMás, Telemundo, Universo, ESPN Deportes, Fox Deportes
- Stay stream: fuboTV, TUDN.television, ESPN app, TelemundoDeportes.com, Fox Deportes app
The Liga MX 2021 Apertura season will likely be carried by 4 main U.S. broadcast retailers: Univision networks TUDN and UniMas, ESPN Deportes, Telemundo / Universo and Fox Deportes.
All these channels may be streamed on fuboTV (free 7-day trial).
The matches will also be streamed with consumer authentication on the assorted alternate platforms supplied by the networks: TUDN.television, TelemundoDeportes.com and the apps for Telemundo Deportes, ESPN, TUDN and Fox Deportes.