PUEBLA, Mexico -- Club America lost its fourth game of the 2017 Clausura, this time 1-0 against hated rivals Chivas in the 227th edition of the Clasico Nacional. Chivas' win, their first at home against Las Aguilas since 2011, was not the only talking point in a thrilling Week 7 that also saw Pumas come back from 3-0 down to draw with Club Tijuana.
Here are five takeaways from this week's action:
1. Jemez, La Volpe in the hot seat ahead of Clasico Joven
"Never, in my entire life, have...
GUADALAJARA, Mexico -- Chivas defeated Club America 1-0 on Saturday in the Liga MX Clasico Nacional, with a first-half penalty from Angel Zaldivar handing the points to the Guadalajara side.
Here are three takes from an eventful evening at Estadio Chivas:
1. Chivas get job done as favorites
Chivas have come out of a critical seven days with wins against Guadalajara rival Atlas and Clasico Nacional opponent Club America. The six points will provide a massive boost of confidence for the squad, and...