Chiapas' 4-3 victory over Chivas headlines Week 8, while Cruz Azul and Leon continue their falls in the 2017 Clausura. Here are our Power Rankings after another unpredictable round of matches:
1. TOLUCA (no change):
So far in the new season, Toluca has two defeats and both have come at Estadio Nemesio Diez. What's strange is that the losses were against Puebla (3-1) and Chiapas (1-0). Nevertheless, Los Diablos Rojos head into the second half of the regular season on a high note.
When the Cisneros family was set to name their newborn son in early 1997, they decided to induce fate. The name the father came up with was none other than Ronaldo, inspired by the Brazil international striking phenomenon.
Fast-forward a little over 20 years later and the gamble has paid off. It turns out that Ronaldo Cisneros is pretty good. In fact, he is one of Mexico's best young talents, and the No. 9 will be leading the attack for El Tri's under-20s against the archrival United States...
MEXICO CITY -- Morelia drew 1-1 against Tigres at El Volcan, while Puebla got a 3-1 win over Toluca at Estadio Nemesio Diez, a place the team hadn't won in 20 years. To end the week, Chiapas stormed back from a 2-0 deficit to beat Chivas 4-3. With all of these matches headlining a crazy Week 8, we begin with Mexico City's Clasico Joven:
1. Jemez tenure at Cruz Azul hitting roadblocks
After four league defeats, the most recent in this weekend's Clasico Joven, Paco Jemez is running out of ways to...