The final for the Clausura 2023 starts with full thrill and excitement, and Chivas and Tigres will face each other once again. The Tigers secured their spot in the final by defeating Rayados in the Clasico Regi. At the same time, Chivasis was selected for the final as champions f the Clasico Nacional, which became the reason for the opportunity to compete for the MX league championship.
Under Robert Dante Siboldi’s guidance, Tigres reached the final through the playoffs, making them the third team to reach this stage since introducing the new format. They defeated Puebla 1-0 in the repechage, triumphed over Toluca 5-4 on aggregate in the quarterfinals, then defeated Monterrey in the semifinals once again in Clasico Regio.
WhileChivas, on the other hand, secured direct entry into the playoff, securing the third position in the general classification with 34 points. They face Atlas in the Clásico Tapatío in the quarterfinals and maintain their higher position in the general table after a 1-1 draw. In the semifinal, they turn the table for their arch-rivals, America, in the Clásico Nacional, and this win provides them the opportunity to show their powers this season.
The finals will occur at the University Stadium on Thursday at the exact time. The second leg will be held at the Akron Stadium on Sunday, with the specific time that is still unknown and expected to be announced on Monday.