Bitter rivals Chivas and América play a new edition of the Clásico Nacional today when they face each other at the Akron Stadium in the first leg match of the Guard1anes Tournament quarterfinals. Find everything there is to know about this exciting Liga MX Playoffs 2020 game, such as the match preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds, and how to watch or live stream it in the US.
Chivas advanced to the Liga MX 2020 quarterfinals after beating Necaxa 1-0 with a goal scored by Jesús Angulo in the previous round of the playoffs. The team from Guadalajara will be looking for their third win in a row when they host América.
Las Águilas have qualified for this phase of the playoffs after finishing third in the Guard1anes Tournament 2020 regular season standings. In their last game, they drew 1-1 with Juárez for the 17th round of the Mexican league.
Chivas vs América: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Time: 10:06 PM (ET)
Location: Akron Stadium, Guadalajara
Chivas vs América: Time by State in the US
ET: 10:06 PM
CT: 9:06 PM
MT: 8:06 PM
PT: 7:06 PM
Chivas vs América: Liga MX 2020 Standings
Chivas finished the Guard1anes Tournament regular season in 7th place with 26 points after 17 games, while América ended their regular season campaign in 3rd place with 32 points.
Chivas vs América: Top Scorers in Liga MX 2020
José Macías was Chivas' leading goalscorer in the Guard1anes Tournament regular season with 5 goals, while Henry Martin was América's top scorer with 7.
Chivas vs América: Storylines and Head-to-Head
It will be the second meeting between these two sides in this Guard1anes Tournament season, with América clinching a 1-0 home win at the Estadio Azteca in their previous encounter thanks to a goal scored by Giovani dos Santos.
Las Águilas have the overall advantage. After 53 editions of the Clásico Nacional, América won 22 and Chivas took 16. The other 14 games finished in draws.
How to watch or live stream Chivas vs América in the US
The Liga MX Guard1anes Tournament quarterfinals match between Chivas and América to be played at the Akron Stadium in Guadalajara will be broadcasted in the US by NBCSports.com, NBC Sports App, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, NBCSN, Telemundo.
How to watch LIVE Chivas vs América in Mexico
Bolavip and TV Azteca bring you the live broadcast of the Clásico Nacioal between Chivas and América for the Liga MX 2020 quarterfinals. Do you live in Mexico and don't know where to watch the match yet? Now you can watch it right here.
Chivas vs América: Predictions and Odds
According to oddsmakers, the home team are the slight favorites to take the win at the Akron Stadium on Wednesday. FanDuel gives Chivas odds of +140, while América have odds of +185. A tie would result in a +220 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel