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After concluding matchday 6, it seems that the teams have already found their rhythm in the competition. This Matchday 7 of the Liga MX will start with Toluca leading the table with 13 points after six games played. In the second position, América has the same points, but a lower goal difference. Cruz Azul and Xolos de Tijuana are currently in direct qualification places for the quarter-finals of this Clausura 2021.
These are the matches of this new Liga MX Clausura 2021 matchday 7:
San Luis vs Santos Laguna 19/02/21
San Luis, in ninth place, surprised everyone with a 3-0 win over Mazatlan in the last matchday This time they will face Santos Laguna, who beat Monterrey 1-0 last weekend, in a game that was interrupted for a few moments by a land storm.
Necaxa vs Monterrey 20/02/21
Necaxa, currently in 14th position, drew 2-2 away against Chivas on matchday 6. This weekend, they will face Monterrey, who experienced their first defeat under Javier Aguirre since his arrival in Mexican football against Santos Laguna. The clear favourite is Monterrey which is in 6th place on the table.
Juárez vs Mazatlán 20/02/21
Juárez, who lost against Puebla 4-0, is in third last place in the table. This weekend they face Mazatlan, who also lost 0-3 away against San Luis and sits in mid-table. The odds point Juárez as favourites.
Cruz Azul vs Toluca 21/02/21
The third in the overall table, Cruz Azul, beat Tigres 2-0 away last weekend and will face current leaders Toluca this weekend. All signs point that Los Diablos Rojos will continue their winning streak, even though the odds are in Cruz Azul’s favour. They will prove it this matchday 7.
Atlas vs Club América 21/02/21
On matchday 6 Atlas got their first win after five consecutive games without a victory. Meanwhile, América managed to maintain their perfect form with a 2-1 home win over Querétaro. This weekend the two teams will face each other, with a favorite America placed second on the table.
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Pumas UNAM vs León 21/02/21
Pumas lost against Toluca 1-0, leaving them in 13th place on the table. On the other hand, the reigning champions León are still struggling to find their feet and are in the penultimate position on the table, after Los Xolos de Tijuana beat them 2-0 last weekend. In the next round, the two felines will meet at the Estadio Olimpico Universitario, with the odds in León’s favour.
Querétaro vs Puebla 22/02/21
Puebla finally had their first home win 4-0 over FC Juárez. Santiago Ormeño was the hero of the match with a hat-trick that propelled them to victory. The player is now the top national scorer, along with Ángel Sepúlveda from Querétaro. On the next matchday, Los Camoteros will visit Querétaro, who lost against América last weekend and are only one place above Puebla. The match promises to be a duel of scorers.
Tigres UANL vs Tijuana 22/02/21
Los Xolos of Tijuana are coming on strong after beating the defending champions Leon 2-0 last matchday. They are in a good fourth place in the table and in this matchday 7, they will face Tigres who will play their second match after their return from Qatar and losing at home against Cruz Azul on matchday 6. The odds have Tigres as favourites for this weekend’s match.
Pachuca vs Guadalajara 23/02/21
Pachuca, who have not won any of their six games in the tournament, are at the bottom of the table. This weekend they will face Guadalajara, who is in 12th place, having drawn 2-2 at home against Necaxa last round. All signs point to Las Chivas to win this match, which will be the last game of matchday 7.