New York —
This Friday we woke up with the news of the definitive cancellation of the Clausura 2020 of Liga MX; However, that does not mean that soccer has been completely canceled in Mexico this season, since the final of the Copa MX, between Xolos de Tijuana and Rayados de Monterrey remains standing.
🚨 If there will be @CopaMx 🚨
Although the @LigaBBVAMX tournament was canceled, it was reported that there will be a MX Cup. The final is still standing between @Rayados and @ Xolos @ AgenciaJRF pic.twitter.com/QPCqzf9Pvd
– Juan Pablo Juarez (@juaannpaaa) May 23, 2020
The duel that was agreed to be played on a reciprocal visit on April 8 and 22, and which was postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, does not yet have a replacement date, but it is known that it will be played after the next tournament begins. Liga MX, Apertura 2020, which will be subject to the recommendations of the Ministry of Health, the body that will decide when it will be possible to resume soccer in Mexico.
Given the cancellation of the Clausura 2️⃣0️⃣2️⃣0️⃣ of the Liga MX, should the Mx Cup final be played between @Xolos and @Rayados in the following months? 🏟 # Xolos #Tijuana pic.twitter.com/l1fDFGVjwx
– Christian Espinosa (@Christianeea) May 22, 2020
The final will be played by teams 1 and 2 of the general table in the regular phase of the competition, both with 12 accumulated points, who also swept their rivals in the tournament finals.
The funny thing is that Monterrey, who was the leader in this competition, in Liga MX was sunk at the bottom of the table, with only 5 points out of 30 disputed.