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Tigres UANL vs. Cruz Azul 11/29/2020 Liga MX Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Tigres UANL takes on Cruz Azul on 11/29/2020 at 7:30PM

Tigres UANL clashes with Cruz Azul in a regular season match. Tigres UANL with a record of 7-7-3 this season comes into this game with a 3-3-2 record on the road. Cruz Azul is 9-2-6 this season and is 5-1-2 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Tigres UANL and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. The bitter taste of disappointment is in the mouths of Cruz Azul after their previous game, which was a loss. However, there is an opportunity for redemption at home against Tigres UANL.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Cruz Azul and it is an opportunity to get rolling. Cruz Azul came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on Tigres UANL at their home pitch.

The Tigres UANL Roster

The Players to Watch for the Tigres UANL

Jesús Dueñas DF,MF

Jesús Dueñas has 8 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Jesús Dueñas was ranked #20 in shots attempted this season. Jesús Dueñas has 4 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Liga MX, Jesús Dueñas was ranked #86 in shots on goal this season.

Jesús Dueñas has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Jesús Dueñas was ranked #125 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Tigres UANL teammates, Jesús Dueñas had 0 assists this season. Jesús Dueñas was ranked #304 in assists this season in Liga MX League.

Jesús Dueñas has 5 Yellow Cards this season. Jesús Dueñas has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 24 fouls this season. He has drawn 20 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

André-Pierre Gignac FW

André-Pierre Gignac has 85 shots fired this season. André-Pierre Gignac was ranked #11 in shots attempted this season in Liga MX. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but André-Pierre Gignac had 35 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Liga MX, André-Pierre Gignac was ranked #101 in shots on goal this season.

André-Pierre Gignac has 11 goals scored this season. André-Pierre Gignac was ranked #85 in goals this season in Liga MX. André-Pierre Gignac has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Liga MX, André-Pierre Gignac was ranked #304 in assists this season.

André-Pierre Gignac has 5 Yellow Cards this season. André-Pierre Gignac has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 19 fouls this season. He has drawn 21 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Javier Aquino MF

As a shooter, Javier Aquino had 14 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Javier Aquino was ranked #304 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Javier Aquino had 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Liga MX, Javier Aquino was ranked #117 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Javier Aquino had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Javier Aquino was ranked #314 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Tigres UANL teammates, Javier Aquino had 3 assists this season. Javier Aquino was ranked #18 in assists this season in Liga MX League.

Javier Aquino has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Javier Aquino has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 29 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Francisco Meza DF

Francisco Meza has 5 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Francisco Meza was ranked #79 in shots attempted this season. Francisco Meza has 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #117 in shots on goal this season in Liga MX.

As a scorer, Francisco Meza had 1 goals this season. Francisco Meza was ranked #125 in goals this season in Liga MX. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Tigres UANL teammates, Francisco Meza had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Liga MX, Francisco Meza was ranked #107 in assists this season.

Francisco Meza has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Francisco Meza has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Luis Alfonso Rodríguez DF,MF

Luis Alfonso Rodríguez has 15 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Luis Alfonso Rodríguez was ranked #297 in shots attempted this season. Luis Alfonso Rodríguez has 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Liga MX, Luis Alfonso Rodríguez was ranked #161 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Luis Alfonso Rodríguez had 2 goals this season. Luis Alfonso Rodríguez was ranked #69 in goals this season in Liga MX. Luis Alfonso Rodríguez has 2 assists this season. Luis Alfonso Rodríguez was ranked #47 in assists this season in Liga MX League.

Luis Alfonso Rodríguez has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Luis Alfonso Rodríguez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Rafael Carioca MF

As a shooter, Rafael Carioca had 4 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Rafael Carioca was ranked #115 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Rafael Carioca had 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #266 in shots on goal this season in Liga MX.

Rafael Carioca has 0 goals scored this season. Rafael Carioca was ranked #314 in goals this season in Liga MX. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Tigres UANL teammates, Rafael Carioca had 2 assists this season. Rafael Carioca was ranked #47 in assists this season in Liga MX League.

Rafael Carioca has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Rafael Carioca has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 23 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Guido Pizarro MF,DF

As a shooter, Guido Pizarro had 8 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Guido Pizarro was ranked #20 in shots attempted this season. Guido Pizarro has 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Liga MX, Guido Pizarro was ranked #266 in shots on goal this season.

Guido Pizarro has 0 goals scored this season. Guido Pizarro was ranked #314 in goals this season in Liga MX. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Tigres UANL teammates, Guido Pizarro had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Liga MX, Guido Pizarro was ranked #304 in assists this season.

Guido Pizarro has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Guido Pizarro has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 23 fouls this season. He has drawn 27 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Eduardo Vargas FW

As a shooter, Eduardo Vargas had 22 shots fired this season. Eduardo Vargas was ranked #205 in shots attempted this season in Liga MX. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Eduardo Vargas had 8 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Liga MX, Eduardo Vargas was ranked #16 in shots on goal this season.

Eduardo Vargas has 3 goals scored this season. Eduardo Vargas was ranked #42 in goals this season in Liga MX. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Tigres UANL teammates, Eduardo Vargas had 2 assists this season. Eduardo Vargas was ranked #47 in assists this season in Liga MX League.

Eduardo Vargas has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Eduardo Vargas has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

The Cruz Azul Roster

The Players to Watch for the Cruz Azul

Adrián Aldrete DF

As a shooter, Adrián Aldrete had 10 shots fired this season. Adrián Aldrete was ranked #336 in shots attempted this season in Liga MX. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Adrián Aldrete had 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #266 in shots on goal this season in Liga MX.

As a scorer, Adrián Aldrete had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Adrián Aldrete was ranked #314 in goals this season. Adrián Aldrete has 1 assists this season. Adrián Aldrete was ranked #107 in assists this season in Liga MX League.

Adrián Aldrete has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Adrián Aldrete has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Juan Escobar DF

Juan Escobar has 18 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Juan Escobar was ranked #268 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Juan Escobar had 7 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Liga MX, Juan Escobar was ranked #29 in shots on goal this season.

Juan Escobar has 2 goals scored this season. Juan Escobar was ranked #69 in goals this season in Liga MX. Juan Escobar has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Liga MX, Juan Escobar was ranked #304 in assists this season.

Juan Escobar has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Juan Escobar has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 28 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Orbelín Pineda MF,FW

As a shooter, Orbelín Pineda had 23 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Orbelín Pineda was ranked #197 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Orbelín Pineda had 6 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Liga MX, Orbelín Pineda was ranked #46 in shots on goal this season.

Orbelín Pineda has 2 goals scored this season. Orbelín Pineda was ranked #69 in goals this season in Liga MX. Orbelín Pineda has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Liga MX, Orbelín Pineda was ranked #107 in assists this season.

Orbelín Pineda has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Orbelín Pineda has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 17 fouls this season. He has drawn 35 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Jonathan Rodríguez FW

As a shooter, Jonathan Rodríguez had 62 shots fired this season. Jonathan Rodríguez was ranked #46 in shots attempted this season in Liga MX. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jonathan Rodríguez had 27 shots on target this season. He was ranked #134 in shots on goal this season in Liga MX.

As a scorer, Jonathan Rodríguez had 12 goals this season. Jonathan Rodríguez was ranked #84 in goals this season in Liga MX. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Cruz Azul teammates, Jonathan Rodríguez had 2 assists this season. Jonathan Rodríguez was ranked #47 in assists this season in Liga MX League.

Jonathan Rodríguez has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Jonathan Rodríguez has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 18 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Luis Romo MF

As a shooter, Luis Romo had 38 shots fired this season. Luis Romo was ranked #136 in shots attempted this season in Liga MX. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Luis Romo had 7 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Liga MX, Luis Romo was ranked #29 in shots on goal this season.

Luis Romo has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Luis Romo was ranked #314 in goals this season. Luis Romo has 5 assists this season. Luis Romo was ranked #4 in assists this season in Liga MX League.

Luis Romo has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Luis Romo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Santiago Giménez FW

As a shooter, Santiago Giménez had 33 shots fired this season. Santiago Giménez was ranked #145 in shots attempted this season in Liga MX. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Santiago Giménez had 13 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Liga MX, Santiago Giménez was ranked #204 in shots on goal this season.

Santiago Giménez has 4 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Santiago Giménez was ranked #25 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Cruz Azul teammates, Santiago Giménez had 2 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Liga MX, Santiago Giménez was ranked #47 in assists this season.

Santiago Giménez has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Santiago Giménez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 15 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Ignacio Rivero MF

As a shooter, Ignacio Rivero had 16 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Liga MX, Ignacio Rivero was ranked #288 in shots attempted this season. Ignacio Rivero has 5 shots on target this season. He was ranked #63 in shots on goal this season in Liga MX.

Ignacio Rivero has 0 goals scored this season. Ignacio Rivero was ranked #314 in goals this season in Liga MX. Ignacio Rivero has 0 assists this season. Ignacio Rivero was ranked #304 in assists this season in Liga MX League.

Ignacio Rivero has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Ignacio Rivero has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Julio Domínguez DF

As a shooter, Julio Domínguez had 10 shots fired this season. Julio Domínguez was ranked #336 in shots attempted this season in Liga MX. Julio Domínguez has 5 shots on target this season. He was ranked #63 in shots on goal this season in Liga MX.

Julio Domínguez has 1 goals scored this season. Julio Domínguez was ranked #125 in goals this season in Liga MX. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Cruz Azul teammates, Julio Domínguez had 0 assists this season. Julio Domínguez was ranked #304 in assists this season in Liga MX League.

Julio Domínguez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Julio Domínguez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Liga MX action.

Tigres UANL Team Stats

The Tigres UANL Offensive Stats and Metrics

Tigres UANL scored 1.35 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts Tigres UANL in a ranking of #3 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Tigres UANL was able to score 1.24 goals off assists. Tigres UANL has a ranking of #2 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Tigres UANL converted on 0.26 of attempted shots on goal. Tigres UANL has a #6 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Tigres UANL attempts 5.18 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Tigres UANL has a #4 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Tigres UANL is able to get 36.2 of their shots to be on goal(target). Tigres UANL has a #4 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

Tigres UANL Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Tigres UANL was able to hold opponents to 0.88 goals. Tigres UANL is #6 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.35 shots were saved by Tigres UANL goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. This puts Tigres UANL in a ranking of #3 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

Tigres UANL goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 71.9% of the time. This puts Tigres UANL ranks #13 in the league in saves rate. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 41.2% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Tigres UANL. This puts Tigres UANL at #4 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Tigres UANL Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Tigres UANL had 1.29 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Tigres UANL is in the top 55 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Tigres UANL has successfully intercepted 17.29 passes per 90 minutes of action. Tigres UANL is in the top 63 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Tigres UANL has committed 0.18 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Tigres UANL in the top 92 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Tigres UANL drew 13.59 fouls. Tigres UANL is in the top 84 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Tigres UANL had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 13.35 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Tigres UANL in the top 47 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Cruz Azul Team Stats

The Cruz Azul Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Cruz Azul was able to score 1.06 goals. Cruz Azul is ranked #10 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Cruz Azul was able to score 0.76 goals off assists. Cruz Azul has a ranking of #12 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Cruz Azul converted on 0.20 of attempted shots on goal. Is Cruz Azul a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #15 in Liga MX in shooting percentage.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Cruz Azul attempts 5.35 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #2 in Liga MX in shots on target. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Cruz Azul attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 31.1 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #2 in Liga MX in shots on target.

Cruz Azul Defensive Stats and Metrics

Cruz Azul gave up 0.76 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Cruz Azul is #4 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. Cruz Azul goalkeepers fended off 3.06 shots per 90 minutes. This puts Cruz Azul in a ranking of #1 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 73.1% of shots on target were saved by Cruz Azul goalkeepers. This puts Cruz Azul ranks #10 in the league in saves rate. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 35.3% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Cruz Azul. This puts Cruz Azul at #6 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Cruz Azul Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Cruz Azul had 1.41 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Cruz Azul in the top 42 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Cruz Azul had 21.06 interceptions. This puts Cruz Azul in the top 21 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Cruz Azul commits 0.06 fouls. Cruz Azul is in the top 45 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Cruz Azul drew 14.0 fouls. This puts Cruz Azul in the top 57 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Cruz Azul committed an offside 11.41 times. This puts Cruz Azul in the top 5 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Tigres UANL vs. Cruz Azul Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Tigres UANL 1 Cruz Azul 1

Moneyline Pick: Draw +273 SkyBook