Liga MX match prediction and preview for León vs América clash

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Competition: Mexico Liga MX
Competition: Tue 20.October
Match begins: 02:00 (UTC)
Venue: Estadio León (31297 seats)

León and América are both riding high in the Liga MX with their 1st and 3rd positions respectively. Expect a great game!

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León form and stats

5-1-0 is the performance here at Estadio León so far in the Liga MX, giving León a total of 16 from their 6 games here. Outstanding results! León haven’t lost a league-game in ten attempts regardless of arena, a great achievement. Their last loss was the fixture versus Cruz Azul, 72 days ago. Hopes of three in a row are alive for León after consecutive victories at their own ground.

León's previous game was a Liga MX match also played at home, ending 2-1 versus Mazatlan (placed 17th). The home side are looking to build on that result. In the preceding match a 2-0 victory visiting Atletico San Luis.

Some amazing scenes last match, when Ángel Mena scored the winning goal five minutes into stoppage time.

There's a new game coming up fairly quickly for León as they are travelling to their away game against Puebla in the Liga MX. That match is four days after this one.

A decent goal production from León in their home games so far, with 10 goals from 6 league matches. León have only conceded 4 from their league home games. For more goal stats, check the Statistics tab above.

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América form and stats

As the visiting team in Liga MX matches, América, who have the most scored goals (24) in Liga MX, have produced an overall stat of 3-2-1 so far.

América delivered a 2-2 draw playing at home against Pumas UNAM (placed 4th) in their previous match; a Liga MX game. Ahead of that match was the away draw versus Cruz Azul that ended 0-0.

The travelling fans enjoy América's attacking play in away games, having scored 9 goals in 6 league matches away. As for defending, América rarely keep clean sheets as they have conceded 9 goals from these away matches.

Head 2 Head

Head-to-head totals (for the last ten meetings): León won five games, three matches ended with a draw and América has two wins. Over 2,5 goals / under 2,5 goals: two / eight

Top Goalscorers

LeónÁ. Mena Delgado
Á. Mena Delgado
6 goals
AméricaF. Viñas Barboza
F. Viñas Barboza
6 goals
AméricaH. Martín Mex
H. Martín Mex
5 goals

León missing players

América missing players

León América
Total Home vs top Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
13 6 3 Played P 1 6 13
9 5 2 Won W 0 3 7
3 1 1 Drew D 1 2 4
1 0 0 Lost L 0 1 2
18 10 4 Scored S 0 9 24
8 4 1 Conceded C 0 9 17
85% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 0% 83% 92%
69% 83% 67% Over 1.5 O 1.5 0% 83% 85%
31% 50% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 0% 67% 69%
8% 0% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 33% 54%
8% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 33% 15%
38% 67% 33% BTTS BTTS 0% 83% 77%
54% 33% 67% Clean Sheets C S 100% 17% 23%
23% 0% 0% Failed to Score F T 100% 17% 8%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
1.5 1.2 0.7 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2 1.7 1.8
1 0 0 Red cards R C 0 2 3
 
177 84 36 Total Shots T S 4 73 180
57 27 12 Shots on Target S O 2 28 67
32% 37% 33% Goal Efficiency G E 0% 32% 36%
Key stats in Liga MX this season:
  • América has the most scored goals (24) in Liga MX
  • León has the fewest conceded goals (8) in Liga MX
  • León has the most clean sheets (7) in Liga MX
  • León has the most points from losing position (12) in Liga MX
  • León have not yet lost a game at home.
  • León have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • León have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded.
  • León have scored in all their home matches so far.
  • León haven’t played a single 0-0 game at home.
  • León is in the best form (5-1-0)

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 León 13 9 3 1 18 8 6 5 1 0 10 4 7 4 2 1 8 4 10 30
2 Cruz Azul 13 8 2 3 20 11 6 5 1 0 11 2 7 3 1 3 9 9 9 26
3 América 13 7 4 2 24 17 7 4 2 1 15 8 6 3 2 1 9 9 7 25
4 Pumas UNAM 13 6 6 1 23 13 7 4 3 0 16 6 6 2 3 1 7 7 10 24
5 Tigres UANL 13 6 5 2 22 11 7 4 2 1 13 6 6 2 3 1 9 5 11 23
6 Monterrey 13 5 5 3 19 16 6 2 3 1 9 8 7 3 2 2 10 8 3 20
7 Pachuca 13 5 5 3 14 11 7 3 2 2 10 8 6 2 3 1 4 3 3 20
8 Guadalajara 13 5 4 4 12 10 6 2 3 1 5 4 7 3 1 3 7 6 2 19
9 Toluca 13 5 2 6 17 22 6 4 0 2 10 7 7 1 2 4 7 15 -5 17
10 Santos Laguna 12 4 3 5 14 16 4 2 1 1 5 3 8 2 2 4 9 13 -2 15
11 Puebla 13 4 2 7 18 20 6 1 2 3 10 11 7 3 0 4 8 9 -2 14
12 Juarez 13 3 5 5 11 14 7 2 3 2 4 5 6 1 2 3 7 9 -3 14
13 Tijuana 12 4 2 6 10 17 8 4 2 2 9 7 4 0 0 4 1 10 -7 14
14 Atlas 13 3 4 6 10 14 7 2 1 4 5 7 6 1 3 2 5 7 -4 13
15 Queretaro 13 3 3 7 20 22 6 3 1 2 13 8 7 0 2 5 7 14 -2 12
16 Necaxa 13 3 3 7 9 18 7 2 1 4 5 10 6 1 2 3 4 8 -9 12
17 Mazatlan 13 2 4 7 15 23 6 2 2 2 7 9 7 0 2 5 8 14 -8 10
18 Atletico San Luis 13 2 2 9 13 26 7 1 2 4 7 12 6 1 0 5 6 14 -13 8

Read more about Liga MX

Liga MX is the top division in the Mexican football league system. Each season the league has two tournaments, Apertura (opening) and Clausura (closing). This means that the Liga MX has two champions per season. The Liga MX is the fourth most attended football league in the world.