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After playing the majority of the Clausura 2012 tournament like they were unaware relegation was knocking at their door, Estudiantes Tecos woke up on Sunday and kept the race to stay in Mexico´s Primera Division alive.
Tigres disposed of high-flyers Morelia 4-1 on Saturday to extent their unbeaten run at home to 25 games and indicating that a second title in two seasons is not beyond the team from Monterrey.
The Olympic qualifying tournament has gone well for Mexico so far with 11 goals scored in three games and only one conceded, but it will all mean nothing unless el Tri win against Canada on Saturday.
With Chivas involved in a crucial Copa Libertadores game in Uruguay and Pumas, Monterrey and Santos Laguna all in CONCACAF Champions league action, there are plenty of matches involving Mexican sides on Wednesday night.
Los Guerreros from the northern city of Torreon bring a different flavor to the Mexican game, not least with their penchant for looking abroad for forward-thinking ideas to develop the club.
Chivas making the playoffs looked impossible a few weeks ago, but now seems entirely plausible and even likely following the club´s six-game unbeaten run in the league.
Although Mexico is regarded as a strong favorite to book a ticket at London 2012, memories of the 2008 failure to qualify for Beijing still linger.
Champions less than a year ago, Pumas UNAM are staring at a second straight playoff-less season, unless they can turn their fortunes around, starting against Tigres UANL on Sunday.
Colombian Juan Carlos Osorio resigns as coach as Puebla, Lucas Lobos sets out Tigres´ ambitions for this season, Carlos Vela scores again for Real Sociedad and Giovani Dos Dos gets his first minutes of the year for Tottenham Hotspur.
America beat neighbors and fierce rivals Pumas UNAM 2-1 on Sunday, in an entertaining game in front of a crowd of 80,000 at the Estadio Azteca.
Club America take on Pumas on Sunday in one of the biggest games on the Mexican calendar, with las Aguilas favorites for the victory.
Pumas´ incredible 8-0 rout of El Salvador´s Metapan was the icing on the cake for Mexican teams in the CONCACAF Champions League (CCL) quarterfinals, with three of the four semifinalists from the Primera Division.
adidas has added some color to the Predator line with this new colorway. Released on May 17. Be the first to own a pair.
The Liverpool 2013/14 soccer jersey is available for pre-order. The Reds are eager to compete for silver next season.
The Juventus jersey for the 2013/14 was released earlier this week. Be the first to wear the colors of the Old Lady.
Ajax has released their away soccer jersey for the 2013/14 season. Get in the Gear.
Borussia Dortmund hears Wembley Calling and are headed to London for the Champions League final.
Bayern Munich are kings of Germany and hope to be crowned kings of Europe at Wembley later this month!
The adidas Nitrocharge is the most talked about new cleat in years. It was released on May 15 and will take your pitch by storm.
One of the top soccer cleats for control the Nike CTR360 will not let you down on the field in tight spaces.
Chelsea won the Europa League on Wednesday. The Blues defeated Benfica 2-1 on injury time goal from Ivanovic.
The push for more color on their cleats, adidas has added the infrared colorway to the adiZero f50 Line.