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The Liga MX (Clausura) match at Estadio Universitario on Monday will see home side Tigres welcome Club Tijuana.
View all of the Tigres v Club Tijuana predictions, poll and stats below including the latest game odds.
Tigres de la UANL
Tigres will be looking for an improved result here following a 0-2 Liga MX (Clausura) loss in their previous game against Cruz Azul.
In that match, Tigres de la UANL managed 70% possession and 15 attempts at goal with 7 of them on target. Cruz Azul got 4 attempts at goal with 2 on target. Luis Romo (5') and Guillermo Fernández (90') scored for Cruz Azul.
Fewer than three goals per match were recorded in 5 of the past 6 meetings where Tigres de la UANL have been participants. Breaking down the goal weighting during this period, opposing sides scored an aggregate of 5 and Los Tigres got themselves 6. We will find out if that trend will end up being sustained here.
Looking at their past form shows that Tigres de la UANL:
- have not lost a league tie with Club Tijuana in their previous 8 games. A long run without a loss.
- are winless against Club Tijuana in their previous 2 league matches.
Club Tijuana will come into the encounter after a 2-0 Liga MX (Clausura) win versus León in their previous fixture.
In that game, Club Tijuana had 41% possession and 10 shots at goal with 5 of them on target. For Club Tijuana, the scorers were Mauro Manotas (7') and Fabián Castillo (95'). León had 13 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target.
A sequence of very capable performances by the Club Tijuana defensive unit has seen their ‘goals against’ tally amounting to 4 from their last 6 fixtures combined. Over that same period, their own attack force has managed to score 8.
Looking at their past form shows that Club Tijuana:
- have not beaten Tigres de la UANL when they have played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 4 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Checking on their past head to head results stretching back to 27/09/2017 reveals that these fixtures have been a source of anguish for Club Tijuana. They have not been able to register any wins at all whereas Tigres have dominated them, getting wins in 67 per cent of those matches.
A total of 8 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 7 from Los Tigres and 1 being from Xoloitzcuintles. The average number of goals per game works out to 1.33.
The last league fixture between these sides was Liga MX (Apertura) match day 3 on 07/08/2020 when it finished Club Tijuana 0-0 Tigres de la UANL.
In that game, Club Tijuana had 50% possession and 5 shots at goal with 1 of them on target.
Tigres de la UANL had 10 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target.
The match was refereed by Fernando Guerrero Ramírez.
Team News: Tigres
Tigres manager Ricardo Ferretti has no fitness worries to speak of ahead of this match with a completely healthy group available to select from.
Team News: Club Tijuana
Owing to a fully healthy squad available to choose from, Club Tijuana boss Pablo Guede does not have any fitness worries at all coming into this game.
We believe that Tigres should fashion enough chances to find the net more than once while possibly not conceding when they play Club Tijuana, who may well struggle getting goals.
We reckon that it will be a 2-0 win for Tigres at the conclusion of the game.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Universitario (41,886)
Captain: Guido Pizarro
Chairman: Alejandro Rodríguez
Manager: Ricardo Ferretti
Competitions: Liga MX (Clausura) position 9, Liga MX (Apertura) position 6
🔑 Star Man: Nicolás López
Regularly playing in the Striker position, Nicolás López was born in Montevideo, Uruguay. After having played his first senior match for Roma in the 2012 - 2013 season, the talented Forward has struck 6 league goals in this Liga MX (Apertura) 2020 - 2021 campaign to date in a total of 9 appearances.