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A new and exciting matchday 11 of the Clausura 2021 Liga MX starts this weekend. The most anticipated match of the tournament is here: the Clásico Nacional. This time including the public in the stands.
After the double matchday 9 and 10 due to the FIFA dates at the end of March, Liga MX will stop between matchdays 12 and 13, in the last week of March.
Matchday 11 of Liga MX kicks off with Cruz Azul continuing to lead the table with 24 points. The leader is closely followed by the Águilas, with 22 points.
These are the matches for Matchday 11 of the Clausura 2021:
Puebla vs Atlas 13/03/21
The first match of the day pits Puebla, in the sixth position with 15 points, against Atlas, which follows in the seventh position, one point behind, after beating Juárez as a visitor. Although Puebla is the favorite, the two teams are very evenly matched, so anything can happen in the game.
Juárez vs Pumas 13/03/21
Los Bravos of Juárez is still stuck in 16th place. They will face Pumas, who are in 14th place after being beaten by the leaders Cruz Azul at home last week. Both teams are in very dangerous positions and out of playoff positions, so they will be fighting to get the 3 points home.
Tigres vs Mazatlán 14/03/21
Tigres, in 11th position, will face this time Mazatlán, which tied with Guadalajara in the last matchday. Mazatlán is in the 13th position, out of the playoffs by now. The felines will try to get the 3 points and further secure their playoff position. This is something that Mazatlan will also want to achieve.
Cruz Azul vs Monterrey 14/03/21
The undefeated leaders of the table won thanks to a last-minute penalty in their visit to Pumas UNAM last week. In this matchday they will face Monterrey, third in the table after their draw with champions León. It will be an exciting match as Cruz Azul will defend hard their position and Monterrey will fight to take the lead from the favorite.
Tijuana vs Santos Laguna 14/03/21
Tijuana, in 8th position, and Santos Laguna, in 5th position, will face each other this matchday at the Caliente Stadium. Both teams are currently in the playoffs, but Santos Laguna is only one position away from automatically qualifying for the Liguilla.
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Toluca vs Pachuca 14/03/21
Saturday’s final match will pit Toluca in the 4th place against the second-to-last-place Pachuca. Pachuca finally got its first win since the start of the competition by defeating Xolos de Tijuana. Favorites Toluca, who draw with Atlas last matchday, will try to maintain their position in front of a Pachuca that may have been encouraged by their first win of the season. We will see that in the match.
Querétaro vs San Luis 15/03/21
Querétaro visited Monterrey last week and was defeated. The team is in 12th place, the last position for the playoffs. This Sunday they will face San Luis, which is in 10th position. Both teams will fight to stay at least where they are positioned and have the chance to play in the Liguilla.
Guadalajara vs América 15/03/21
The much-anticipated Clásico Nacional or Super Clásico is the great event of this matchday 11. The match will be held in Chivas territory, the Akron Stadium, and America, second in the competition, will try to take the lead from Cruz Azul with the best result. On the other hand, Chivas, who continue in their line of draws after doing it again with Mazatlan in the last matchday, will fight to get the 3 points and get out of their 9th place in the table.
León vs Necaxa 15/03/21
The reigning champion Club León still has not raised its head in this Guardianes 2021. Their 15th position places them outside the playoffs. At this stage of the competition, they will need a miracle to position themselves among the top places and defend their title. This time they face Necaxa, placed at the bottom of the table. Theoretically, it will not be difficult for the champions to win the match if they set their mind to it. If they get points, they may have chances to enter the playoffs.