Friday Sep 12
Tight victory for Santos over current champs Leon
Club Santos Laguna defeated current La Liga MX champions Leon FC 2-0 at the TSM Corona Stadium in Torreon, Mexico in Friday's final game of week 8 action of the Apertura 2014 . Despite the score, Santos struggled against La Fiera , team that played with a man-down from the first half, and lost another in the 76th minute.
Contra Costa Times
Mexico, Chile play to draw
But it's in the rearview mirror for Mexican coach Miguel Herrera, who began construction of El Tri 2.0 with a 0-0 draw against Chile on Saturday night in front of 67,175 fans at sold-out Levi's Stadium for the facility's first international soccer game. Yet, it was difficult not to recall dramatic moments in Brazil with Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa making spectacular saves in each half of the exhibition to keep Chile off the scoreboard.
Transfer deadline: Mixed summer window for Mexican players
The first major signing of the summer in the Liga MX - Oribe Peralta from Santos Laguna to Club America - set the tone for the rest of the transfer window for Mexico's top players.
America retains Mexican lead with win over Morelia
Mexico international Oribe Peralta scored in the second minute of added time to help America defeat Morelia 3-2 on Saturday and retain its perfect start to the Mexico's first division Apertura season after the fifth round.
Liga MX: Club America extend 100 percent start, down Tigres
Club America extended their 100 percent start in the Torneo Apertura to four games with a 2-0 win away to Tigres Monterrey .