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Felix Torres (left) of Santos and Jose Abella (right) put pressure on Chivas forward Alexis Vega during their Aug. 7 Copa MX match in Guadalajara. (Photo by Alfredo Moya/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Rayados claim top seed; Round of 16 taking shape

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No. 1 Santos all but nails down top playoff seed

By the Numbers: Liga MX statistics and trivia

Liguilla preview? Aguilas-Guerreros and Tigres-Gallos

Santos players embrace Matheus Doria after his goal in the first half against Queretaro. (Photo by Armando Marin/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Santos reclaims top spot; Pumas trounce Atlas

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Queretaro midfielder Jordan Sierra (left) will likely see alot of Santos striker Julio Furch when their teams clash at the Estadio Corona Tuesday night. (Photo by Armando Marin/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Queretaro visits Santos with first place at stake

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Mauro Quiroga of Necaxa celebrates after scoring against Atlas Quiroga scored a second an now leads the league with 11 goals. (Photo by ULISES RUIZ/AFP via Getty Images)

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

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Kevin Mercado leaps into Mauro Quiroga's arms after they teamed up for Necaxa's first goal in the team's 2-0 win over Atlas. (Photo by Refugio Ruiz/Getty Images)

Mauro Quiroga leads Necaxa back into first place

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Morelia striker Sebastian Ferreira celebrates after scoring in minute 16, but the Monarcas settled for a 2-2 tie against Santos. (Photo by Cesar Gomez/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Santos, Monarcas battle to draw in soggy Morelia

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First-place Santos travels to Morelia to take on the Monarcas to kick off Matchday 15 in Liga MX. (Photo by Manuel Guadarrama/Getty Images)

No. 1 Santos, No. 2 Necaxa in action on Kick-off Friday

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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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Tiburones goalkeeper Sebastian Jurado kneels behind the ball as part of his team's protest against the Veracruz owner. (Photo by VICTOR CRUZ/AFP via Getty Images)

Unpaid Veracruz players take a stand … literally

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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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Orbelín Pineda celebrates after scoring Cruz Azul's fourth goal in his team's 5-2 win over América. (Photo by Mauricio Salas/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Liga MX look-back: Matchday 13 unlucky for some

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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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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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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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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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The 96th regular-season Clásico Capitalino is on tap this weekend. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Getty Images)

Clásico double-header highlights Matchday 9

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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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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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Rogelio Funes Mori, left, will likely see a lot of Santos defender Matheus Doria on Friday night. (Photo by Azael Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Friday Kick-off: Santos hosts streaking Rayados

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