Tuesday is the CONCACAF championship. LAFC takes on Tigres UANL.

The MLS team from Los Angeles is the first from their leagues since Toronto two seasons ago, and Tigres UANL has lost three of past four Champions League and has never won it.

LAFC got here by defeating three other Mexiacan teams with a 3-1 in of Club America and looks to grab a fourth. The latest was a 2-1 win over Cruz Azul.

The winner of this event grabs a chance to play Bayern Munich, winner of the 2020 FIFA Club World Cup in February in Qatar.

Since 1962, Mexican teams have gotten 35 CONCACAF championships There have only been three MLS teams to have every reached the finals an that was Real Salt Lake who lost 3-2 in2011 and Montreal Impact in 2015 as they got beat 5-3.

A few players to watch include Carlos Vela on the LASFC squad. H is from Mexico and and scored 62 goals in the span of 79 contests which is 0.79 goals-per -game average. Tigres star includes Andre-Pierre Gignac as he has 142 goals in a span of 343 games In the previous three championship contests for his team he has added two goals.


CONCACAF Prediction:

Look for LAFC to feel at home in  Orlando and pull off the win

Pick: LAFC (+165)


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