With the opening round of the Clausura coming so soon after the holidays, there was a little bit of a preseason feel to things. Here are five takes.
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Liga MX's winter transfer window was a bit different this year. ESPN FC's Tom Marshall recaps which teams helped themselves and which did not.
In the spirit of the whirlwind pace of the Liga MX season, we provide a one-sentence review for each of the league's 18 teams.
Cruz Azul booked its place in the Liga MX 2018 Apertura final with a 1-0 victory over Monterrey on Saturday in Estadio Azteca.
Rodolfo Pizarro handed Monterrey a 1-0 victory over Cruz Azul on Wednesday in the first leg of the Liga MX 2018 Apertura semifinal.
It's semifinal time in Liga MX! Cesar Hernandez looks at five players who could prove decisive in this round and lead their teams to the final.
The Liga MX playoff semifinals are set. What are the chances for each side to advance and what are their best-case (and worst) scenarios?
Top-seeded Cruz Azul drew with Queretaro but ensured passage into the semfinals on Saturday, while Monterrey eliminated defending champs Santos.
With the first legs of the quarterfinals in Liguilla in the bag, it's Cruz Azul and Monterrey that hold the advantage.
Cruz Azul finished the regular season at the top of the Liga MX table, but Tigres' hot streak makes them the most dangerous ahead of the playoffs.
Now that the regular season is over, 538 predicts the chances of each team winning the Apertura.
With the Liga MX Apertura 2018 regular season nearing its conclusion, sights are firmly set on the Liguilla. So who's qualified for the playoffs?
Mohamed managed several big clubs in Mexico before Celta. He won league titles with Club America and Tijuana, as well as a cup title in Monterrey.
Goals from Elias Hernandez and Martin Cauteruccio propelled Cruz Azul to a 2-0 victory over Monterrey in Wednesday's Copa MX final.
The 177th Clasico Regio was overshadowed by the critical injury of a Tigres fan in Monterrey. How can this be prevented in the future?
One man is in serious condition after fans of Tigres and Monterrey clashed before Sunday's Clasico Regio rivalry match in Nuevo Leon, Mexico.
There are matchups and storylines galore in Liga MX this weekend, but all eyes will be up north for the Clasico Regio between Monterrey and Tigres.
After nine games, Cruz Azul's impressive unbeaten streak ended in the Apertura 2018, while Monterrey and Morelia slipped down the rankings.
Jonathan Gonzalez made waves in switching from the U.S. to Mexico but is taking the pressure in stride. He talks to ESPN FC about his stunning year.
It's no surprise that Cruz Azul has the most players on our list of Liga MX's Best XI at the halfway point of the 2018 Apertura regular season.
With the World Cup blues fading, this is a good weekend to scout some of the best young talent in Liga MX and see what El Tri's future could be.
"Piojo" Herrera and Monterrey were never able to reach the promised land together, but each has experienced success after going their separate ways.
The Liga MX Apertura kicked off this weekend with some routine wins, Necaxa recording a surprise victory, and a few young keepers making an impact.
Liga MX is back and kicking off its first weekend of the Apertura is a battle between Club Tijuana and Chivas.
Who is the favorite to win the Liga MX Apertura? Can Santos Laguna defend their title? What players will emerge as the next stars? Answers here.