Club América will face Los Tuzos of Pachuca this Saturday, August 4th, in Matchday 3 of Liga MX Apertura 2018. Kickoff at Estadio Hidalgo is set for 8:00 p.m. Eastern / 5:00 p.m. Pacific, and the match will be broadcast on Univision Deportes in the United States.
América heads into Matchday 3 with three points after a win over Atlas at Estadio Azteca in Matchday 2. Las Águilas followed that match with a second consecutive 3-0 win at home, this time over Veracruz in Copa MX play. The club sits in sixth position and have scored 4 goals and conceded 2.
Pachuca will be searching for their first win in Apertura 2018 after dropping their first two matches and failing to score in either one. Los Tuzos managed a stronger performance in Copa MX play, earning a 2-0 win over Santos Laguna this week.
The last time the clubs faced off at Estadio Hidalgo, América came home with 3 points from a 2-0 victory. In short tournaments, the two sides have played 51 times and 4 times in La Liguilla.
Last 10 matches
Clausura 2018 | América 2-2 Pachuca
Apertura 2017 | Pachuca 0-2 América
Clausura 2017 | América 2 – 3 Pachuca
Apertura 2016 | Pachuca 3-3 América
Clausura 2016 | América 1-4 Pachuca
Apertura 2015 |Pachuca 0-3 América
Clausura 2015 | Quarterfinals Leg 2 | América 3-4 Pachuca
Clausura 2015 | Quarterfinals Leg 1 | Pachuca 3-2 América
Clausura 2015 | Pachuca 0-0 América
Apertura 2014 | América 2-1 Pachuca
Tournament: Apertura 2018
Date: Saturday, August 4
Time: 8:00 p.m. Eastern / 5:00 p.m. Pacific
Stadium: Estadio Hidalgo, Pachuca
Broadcast (USA): Univision Deportes Network