Why MLS continues to struggle early in Champions League (1:37)
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Why LAFC struggled so mightily vs. Leon (2:11)
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Tom Marshall Mexico correspondent 

Around 800 LAFC fans have made the trip to Leon, Mexico for the MLS club's first ever official international game. They are certainly making themselves heard ahead of the CONCACAF Champions League Round of 16 first leg against Liga MX's Club Leon.

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Tom Marshall Mexico correspondent 

Around 800 LAFC fans have made the trip to Leon, Mexico for the MLS club's first ever official international game. They are certainly making themselves heard ahead of the CONCACAF Champions League Round of 16 first leg against Liga MX's Club Leon.

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7dTom Marshall

Leon boss lauds LAFC's Vela as Mexico's best

Club Leon coach "Nacho" Ambriz poured praise on LAFC star Carlos Vela and said the 2019 MLS MVP is the best Mexican player out there at present.

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Tom Marshall Mexico correspondent 

LAFC's Larry Freedman reacts to his team being drawn against Liga MX's Club Leon in the round of 16 of the CONCACAF Champions League.

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77dTom Marshall

CCL draw: LAFC face Leon, Atlanta vs. Motagua

MLS record-breakers LAFC will face a stern CONCACAF Champions League debut, after being drawn against Liga MX's Club Leon in the round of 16.

AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis
298dTom Marshall

CONCACAF boss not buying MLS-to-Copa talk

CONCACAF president Victor Montagliani isn't buying reports suggesting that MLS and Liga MX clubs could soon be competing in the Copa Libertadores.

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299dTom Marshall

Monterrey win CONCACAF Champions League

Monterrey could only draw 1-1 with local rival Tigres on Wednesday, but it was enough lift the CONCACAF Champions League for the fourth time.

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300dTom Marshall

Battle of styles as Monterrey meet Tigres

"Clasico Regio 120" is a clash of two city rivals in one of Monterrey's most important games ever, but also a confrontation of philosophies.

AFP PHOTO / Julio Cesar
300dTom Marshall

Gignac: Tigres, Monterrey are Mexico's top two

Andre-Pierre Gignac believes Tigres belong at the top of the Mexican game, and that the CCL final against Monterrey pits Liga MX's two best teams.

JULIO CESAR AGUILAR/AFP/Getty Images
307dEric Gomez

Monterrey holds upper hand over Tigres

Monterrey flipped home-field advantage by pulling off a massive away victory over Tigres. Here are three takeaways from the first leg of the final.

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320dReuters

CCL: Tigres pip Santos on aggregate, reach final

Despite losing the second semifinal leg Wednesday, Tigres cruised into the CONCACAF Champions League final after a 5-3 aggregate win over Santos.

Photo by Azael Rodriguez/Getty Images
325dESPN

Monterrey 'relentless' in SKC thrashing - Vermes

Kansas City manager Peter Vermes hailed "relentless" Monterrey in their first-leg semifinal victory over his side in the CONCACAF Champions league.

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347dESPN staff

Sporting KC wins to keep MLS alive in CCL

Sporting Kansas City overturned a first-leg deficit to beat Independiente de la Chorrera and advance to the CONCACAF Champions League semis.

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348dReuters

Atlanta's woes continue with CCL exit

Frank de Boer's side won on the night but went out of its quarterfinal with Monterrey on aggregate, another blemish for the defending MLS champions.

Conc CL Standings

GROUP AGPWDLGDP
Pumas UNAM4301+109
Honduras Progreso421107
W Connection FC4013-101
GROUP BGPWDLGDP
Saprissa4220+88
Portland Timbers421107
CD Dragon4013-81
GROUP CGPWDLGDP
Vancouver Whitecaps4400+812
Sporting Kansas City4112-24
Central FC4013-61
GROUP DGPWDLGDP
Arabe Unido4400+712
Monterrey4202+46
Don Bosco4004-110
GROUP EGPWDLGDP
Pachuca4310+1510
Olimpia4211+77
Police United4004-220
GROUP FGPWDLGDP
New York Red Bulls4220+48
Alianza FC4121+15
Antigua4022-52
GROUP GGPWDLGDP
U.A.N.L4301+69
Herediano4112-34
Plaza Amador4112-34
GROUP HGPWDLGDP
FC Dallas4220+48
Suchitepequez4121-25
Real EstelĂ­4022-22