ESPN presents the outlook for Liga BBVA MX teams heading to the next round of the Concacaf Champions League
Cruz Azul is the Mexican team with a more favorable outlook for the return leg in the quarterfinals of the Concacaf Champions League, then it surpassed 1 to 3 to Toronto FC, While America Y Monterrey they tied against their Portland Timbers and Columbus Crew, respectively.
America vs Portland Timbers
The Eagles drew 1-1 against the Portland Timbers in the first leg of the quarterfinals, so it has different possibilities to reach the semifinals of the contest.
America will have to win by any marker to get a foothold in the final. In the event of a goal tie, the duel will be decided from the penalty spot.
The azulcrema club will have to avoid a setback due to any score or a tie greater than 1 to 1, because the away goal would give the US soccer team a pass.
Monterrey vs Columbus Crew
The Monterrey club faced a difficult first leg and reacted to rescue a 2-2 draw against Columbus Crew, so now he will have to avoid defeat if he wants to advance to the semifinals.
Rayados will have to get a victory by any marker if he wants to leave the US eleven on the road.
In the event of a tie, they can do it to one goal and advance but, from the level equal to three, the visiting goal would give the pass to the rival. In case of pairing 2 to 2, the winner will be decided on penalties.
Cruz Azul vs Toronto FC
The ‘Machine’ took a comfortable lead in the first leg against the MLS team , by virtue of the victory by 3 to 1, so the outlook looks encouraging to advance to the semifinals.
The latter because to advance, he will have to win or tie by any marker in the return match, to be played at the Azteca stadium or even if he suffers a defeat he could get his ticket to the next phase to continue his way in search of the title in the Concachampions.
The Celeste team can lose by 2 to 0 in the match and would still reach the semifinals, by virtue of the fact that the match would be tied at three goals on aggregate, but the visitor scores will give them the pass.