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Liga MX Power Rankings Matchday 8

Jeffrey Miller
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Liga MX Power Rankings Matchday 7

Club America fall to 4th place

Santos stands on top of Liga MX, Rayados climb

Gerardo Arteaga of Santos does a back flip after opening the scoring against Cruz Azul on Sunday. (Photo by Manuel Guadarrama/Getty Images)

Santos and Necaxa entrenched at the top

Thomas Buckley
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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

Thomas Buckley
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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

Thomas Buckley
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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

Thomas Buckley
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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

Thomas Buckley
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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

Thomas Buckley
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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

Thomas Buckley
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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

Thomas Buckley
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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

Thomas Buckley
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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

Thomas Buckley
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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

Thomas Buckley
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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

Thomas Buckley
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Julio Furch scored twice for Santos on Sunday. (Photo by Alfredo Lopez/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Perfect Santos claims top spot, Aguilas a close 2nd

Thomas Buckley
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Jonathan dos Santos of Mexico kisses the Gold Cup trophy as Luis Montes looks on. (Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images)

Team Mexico in shouting distance of FIFA Top 10

Thomas Buckley
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LEON, MEXICO - MAY 04: Players of Leon pose prior the 17th round match between Leon and Pachuca as part of the Torneo Clausra 2019 Liga MX at Leon Stadium on May 4, 2019 in Leon, Mexico. (Photo by Cesar Gomez/Jam Media/Getty Images)

León remains firmly in top spot, Tijuana rises to No. 7

Thomas Buckley
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ZAPOPAN, MEXICO - APRIL 27: Alan Pulido of Chivas celebrates after scoring the second goal of his team during the 16th round match between Chivas and Leon as part of the Torneo Clausura 2019 Liga MX at Akron Stadium on April 27, 2019 in Zapopan, Mexico. (Photo by Alfredo Moya/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Chivas climb 4 spots after first victory since Feb. 16

Thomas Buckley
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TIJUANA, MEXICO - APRIL 19: Jesus Angulo (L) of Tijuana fights for the ball with Enrique Torres (R) of Lobos BUAP during the 15th round match between Tijuana and Lobos BUAP as part of the Torneo Clausura 2019 Liga at Caliente Stadium on April 19, 2019 in Tijuana, Mexico. (Photo by Gonzalo Gonzalez/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Lobos climb after smackdown of Xolos who tumble

Thomas Buckley
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MONTERREY, MEXICO - APRIL 14: Rogelio Funes Mori of Monterrey celebrates with teammates after scoring his team’s third goal during the 14th round match between Monterrey and Santos as part of the Torneo Clausura 2019 Liga MX at BBVA Bancomer Stadium on April 14, 2019 in Monterrey, Mexico. (Photo by Azael Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Monterrey riding high, but León on historical streak

Thomas Buckley
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ZAPOPAN, MEXICO - APRIL 06: Alan Pulido #09 of Chivas reacts after a defeat in the 13th round match between Chivas and Lobos BUAP as part of the Torneo Clausura 2019 Liga MX at Akron Stadium on April 6, 2019 in Zapopan, Mexico (Photo by Refugio Ruiz/Getty Images)

Lobos BUAP move up 3 spots after embarrassing Chivas

Thomas Buckley
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QUERETARO, MEXICO - MARCH 30: Fabian Castillo of Tijuana gestures during the 12th round match between Queretaro and Tijuana as part of the Torneo Clausura 2019 Liga MX at La Corregidora Stadium on March 30, 2019 in Queretaro, Mexico. (Photo by Cesar Gomez/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Xolos pay the price for overlooking the Gallos Blancos

Thomas Buckley
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LEON, MEXICO - MARCH 17: Players of Leon celebrate during the 11th round match between Leon and Veracruz as part of the Torneo Clausura 2019 Liga MX at Leon Stadium on March 17, 2019 in Leon, Mexico. (Photo by Cesar Reyna/Jam Media/Getty Images)

León holds fast to top spot, América narrowing the gap

Thomas Buckley
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Joel Campbell of Leon celebrates his goal against Lobos Buap during their Mexican Clausura 2019 tournament football match at the Universitario Buap stadium in Puebla, Puebla state, Mexico, on March 10, 2019. (Photo by VICTOR CRUZ / AFP) (Photo credit should read VICTOR CRUZ/AFP/Getty Images)

León retains grip on top spot, pushes win streak to 7

Thomas Buckley
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MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - SEPTEMBER 16: Bryan Rabello of Lobos BUAP fights for the ball with Pablo Jaquez of Pumas during the 9th round match between Pumas UNAM and Lobos BUAP as part of the Torneo Apertura 2018 Liga MX at Olimpico Universitario Stadium on September 16, 2018 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Mauricio Salas/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Paco Palencia has his Lobos BUAP moving upward

Thomas Buckley
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MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - FEBRUARY 24: Players of Leon pose prior the 8th round match between Pumas UNAM and Leon as part of the Torneo Clausura 2019 Liga MX at Olimpico Universitario Stadium on February 24, 2019 in Mexico City, Mexico.(Photo by Mauricio Salas/Jam Media/Getty Images)

Leon is the new No. 1, Queretaro escapes basement

Thomas Buckley
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