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Santos defeated América at Estadio Azteca for the first time in eight games, virtually sewing up the top seed for the playoffs. (Photo by Hector Vivas/Getty Images)

No. 1 Santos all but nails down top playoff seed

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Necaxa, Santos share 1st as Liga MX hits stretch run

Liga MX headlines: San Luis ‘disciplined’; Chivas saga

Midweek Murmurs II: Stadia, Veracruz and Copa MX

Necaxa fell out of the spot after a draw while Santos moved back to No. 1, a position it has become familiar with. (Photo by Oscar Meza/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Necaxa slips, trades places with resurgent Santos

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Pumas midfielder Victor Malcorra (right) battles Angel Mena of Leon for possession in their Clausura 2019 clash. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Getty Images)

Leon to face league’s No. 1 defense – Pumas

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Necaxa striker Mauro Quiroga of Necaxa races back to the midfield circle with the ball after scoring against Morelia on Matchday 13. (Photo by Cesar Gomez/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Power Rankings: Necaxa must prove it belongs at top

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The official ball of the Liga MX. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Getty Images)

Liga MX poised to deliver fantastic finish

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Edwin Cardona and Pachuca enjoyed a fabulous week, winning twice and climbing into playoff contention. (Photo by Jaime Lopez/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Power Rankings: Pachuca rising up the ranks

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Sebastián Córdova (upraised arms) exults after scoring América's first goal. (Photo by Hector Vivas/Getty Images)

Monday Musings: Clasico drama tops the weekend

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Jonathan Rodriguez (left) and Orbelín Pineda of Cruz Azul can't believe what's happening with the Cementeros. (Photo by Mauricio Salas/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Midweek Matchday shakes out the Liga MX tree

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Mauro Quiroga leaps into the arms of Rodrigo Noya (right) after scoring Necaxa's first goal against Querétaro in their Matchday 11 fixture. (Photo by Cesar Gomez/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Rayos survive Gallos fightback, return to top spot

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Santos Laguna has been consistently good on both offense and defense this season. (Photo by Cesar Gomez/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Week 10: Familiar faces – Santos, León – share top spot

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Ismael Sosa starred for Leon against Necaxa, recording a hat trick to lead his team to a 4-2 win. (Photo by VICTOR CRUZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Road warriors Leon, Santos show off offensive firepower

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Angel Mena and Leon aim to win their fourth straight against Necaxa. (Photo by GUSTAVO BECERRA/AFP/Getty Images)

Necaxa-León clash could provide plenty of fireworks

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Necaxa defender Fernando Meza rises above León's José Iván Rodríguez during their Clausura 2019 match. (Photo by Oscar Meza/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Liga MX: Matchday 10 offers three Top 7 clashes

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Necaxa went to Monterrey and stunned the Rayados, earning consideration for the top spot in our Power Rankings. (Photo by Azael Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Power Rankings: Three-way tie hints at thrilling race

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Cristopher Trejo, left, put the icing on the cake for Atlas, scoring a golazo against Memo Ochoa and the Aguilas. (Photo by Oscar Meza/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Week 8: Idle Santos unmoved; Necaxa, Atlas up

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Leon fans have had plenty to cheer the past two seasons. (Photo by Leopoldo Smith/Getty Images)

Liga MX at the FIFA break: Numbers

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Star striker Andre Pierre Gignac scored the lone goal in the Clausura 2019 Finals vs Leon. The two clubs renew their rivalry on Saturday night. (Photo by PEDRO PARDO/AFP/Getty Images)

Morelia kicks off Week 8, but Tigres-León is top match

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Leon defender Andres Mosquera and Santos winger Brian Lozano give chase during the Week 7 León-Santos match. The game ended in a 2-2 draw. (Photo by Cesar Gomez/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Week 7: Santos holds firm; Rayados step up

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Angel Mena and Leon seem to have found their stride, and they'll need to be at their best to defeat visiting Santos on Wednesday. (Photo by Cesar Gomez/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Leon-Santos highlights midweek Matchday 7 line-up

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León handed Querétaro their first loss and knocked them from the ranks of the undefeated. (Photo by VICTOR CRUZ / AFP) (Photo credit should read VICTOR CRUZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Santos back at No. 1; León, Necaxa on the rise

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J.J. Macias, #21, celebrates with teammates after scoring the first goal of the game against Querétaro. (Photo by Cesar Gomez/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Gallos Blancos no match for ferocious Leon

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Leon midfielder Pedro Aquino holds off Queretaro's Jaime Gomez during last season's match in Estadio Corregidora. Leon won 4-0. (Photo by Cesar Reyna/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Week 6: League-leading Queretaro takes on Leon

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The Gallos Blancos of Queretaro are in first place in the Liga MX and in the Viva Liga MX Power Rankings. (Photo by Angel Castillo/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Unbeaten Gallos Blancos enjoying turnaround season

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J.J. Macias celebrates after converting a penalty kick to open the scoring in Leon's 4-3 win over Guadalajara. (Photo by Leopoldo Smith/Getty Images)

Leon survives frantic Chivas fightback, win 4-3

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Ismael Sosa, #7, celebrates after scoring for Leon against Monterrey. (Photo by Azael Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Matchday 5: Chivas look to tame sluggish Leon

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