The date 15 of the Apertura 2023 will be the key for the last teams of the General Table because the first teams can be removed from the tournament or a resurgence will be seen that will give excitement in the last days of Liga MX, in the fight to play At least the Play-In.
With the results of Matchday 14, the clubs in the last places can breathe, and supported by the desire to get at least one game after the Regular Phase, they will go out to try to stop the closure of the best class. in the middle part of the Table.
In this sense, even Necaxa, which is in the last place, has mathematical aspirations that are completely dependent on this double sun; Same case for Cruz Azul, one of the greats that could be eliminated from this competition before the deadline.
Who can be eliminated on the Day of the Dead?
Obviously, the one most at risk of elimination is Necaxa. The Aguascalientes team can lose against Rayados because it has no way to reach the tenth place.
But the most decisive game on this date is the duel between Cruz Azul and FC Juárez. A win in La Maquina will put them 17 points and close to the qualifying zones, but if they lose they could be eliminated.
For this to happen, the following combination must occur: a loss to the cement workers, a win by León against Pumas and a draw by Xolos against Tigres at Caliente Stadium.
If FC Juárez wins and Puebla loses to Toluca, La Franja will also be eliminated from the tournament.
Other duels with Liguilla flavor are Pachuca against Atlas, facing each other to stay alive. Both have 16 points and the win is crucial if they want to aim for the Final Phase or at least a Play-In. Defeat does not eliminate the loser, but it puts him out.
The Gallos will also lose if Juárez and León win, because even if they can reach 21 points by winning the last games, their terrible goal difference against them will put them out, in addition to the fact that they have to wait for other combinations.
Tigres took his pass
Tigres is the other team that can reach their classification on Matchday 15. The cats only need to win to secure their place among the teams that will play in the Liguilla and aim to reach the leader, and already classified, América in this final Dates.
What matches will be played on this double matchday?
- Toluca vs. Puebla 7:00 pm
- Querétaro vs. Chivas at 7:00 pm.
- Leon vs. Leave at 9:10 pm
- Rayados vs. Necaxa at 9:10 pm.
- Atlas vs. Pachuca at 7:00 pm.
- Cruz Azul vs. Juárez 7:00 pm
- San Luis vs. America 9:00 pm
- Mazatlán vs. Santos 9:00 pm
- Tijuana vs Tigres 9:06 pm