The League Cup brings together the best of both MLS and Liga MX, and both are gaining the tournament attention they deserve as their popularity grows.
Although, competition level I guarantee relevance because Prize moneypride to show to the world which league is the best also play a big role.
just listen Javier Aquino from Tigress. The former Mexican national team member is still confident: Liga MX Still better than their American counterparts.
Javier Aquino challenges MLS
Every time teams from both leagues play against each other, whether it’s a friendly match or an official match, the level of competition is high and the match tends to be a little unrefined. Aquino showed a resolute attitude towards the evaluation of competition.
Speaking to the media before the start of the League’s Cup, Aquino explained why.
“At club level it’s very rare for them.” [MLS] to win CONCACAF tournament.This shows that Liga MX Are better. Perhaps they have a better stadium, a press campaign and more interesting players like Messi. We are still better than them and it doesn’t matter to prove it and fight them. ”
Talking about how Mr. Tigress Club culture is different from other clubs Liga MX, Aquino said UANL Teams always have the expectation of winning the tournament they enter.
”[The Leagues Cup] Because it is an important tournament, Tigress Don’t just participate. Colleges and teammates have demands that you try to win the tournaments you enter. ”
Aquino: Messi is a different player
Talking about Lionel Messi. leagues cup In the experience of playing against him in the past tournament, 33 years old The player admitted that the Argentinian superstar is on another level.
“It’s hard to be surprised by anything, but Messi certainly does. He’s on another level and it’s great that he’s on a world level.”
It’s the United States and I could face him one day.”
Tigress to face portland timbers in the first tournament showdown July 26th and Providence Park.2nd group league match “West 1” would oppose san jose earthquake just 4 days later July 30th and paypal park.