This Sunday night the Clásico Nacional will take place between Club Deportivo Guadalajara and Club América in the match corresponding to the round 11 of the Guardianes Clausura 2021 League MX tournament. The 'Rebaño Sagrado' is out of the qualifying phase in position nine, while the 'Azulcrema' team is the number two of the general standings.
The game will be disputed on March, 14th Sunday and is set to start at 8 pm (City of Mexico Central Time). The venue will be the Akron Stadium, at Zapopan, Jalisco. The clash will be broadcasted on TV Azteca, TUDN and Afizzionados (Mexico). Also it can be watched in the US on fulboTV, Telemundo and UNIVERSO.
The Akron Stadium facilities are supervised for Sunday's game as fans may be present. Six 'Rojiblancos' footballers were called up for the Concacaf Pre-Olympic by Jaime Lozano with the aim of getting the ticket to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. On the part of the 'Azulcrema' team, midfielder Sebastián Córdova was also called up for the Concacaf Pre-Olympic.
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So how will both teams line up for the clash?
Chivas (4-2-3-1) | Gudiño; Sánchez, Sepúlveda, Briseño, Ponce; Torres, Molina; Brizuela, Vega, Angulo y Macías.
América (4-2-3-1) | Ochoa; Sánchez, Cáceres, Aguilera, Fuentes; Sánchez, Aquino; Córdova, Fidalgo, Lainez y Martín.
The 'Rebaño Sagrado' have recently knocked out the Águilas in the quarterfinals and winning the two games of the series in the previous tournament. During this regular phase of the Guardianes Clausura 2021 everything is similar to the last contest and those from Coapa are among the first five places while the Guadalajara team is not even among the best eight.