Santos Laguna reclaimed top spot in the Clausura table after beating Cruz Azul 1-0 with nine men, while Tigres Monterrey overcame Tijuana by the same scoreline to stay within a point of the leaders.
Tigres Monterrey lead the way at the top of the Clausura in Mexico after a round which saw four out of five fixtures drawn, with Tijuana the only victors following their 2-0 win at Queretaro.
FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter was in attendance as a Hall of Fame of global and domestic football figures was inaugurated in Pachuca, Mexico on Saturday 9 July.
FIFA.com previews all the forthcoming action in the major leagues outside of Europe, with big games in Mexico, Brazil, Chile and Japan to enjoy.
Sven-Goran Eriksson was sacked as Mexico's national team coach following a disappointing 3-1 loss to Honduras in South Africa 2010 qualifying.
Colo Colo, Deportivo Quito, Deportivo Tachira, Gremio, Guadalajara and Universidad San Martin lifted their last-16 hopes with impressive victories.