In a stunning come from behind victory, Tijuana’s Xoloitzcuintles beat León last night, advancing to the finals of Mexican soccer just two years after arriving in its major league. Described as ‘the perfect game‘ by coach Antonio Mohamed, the Xolos offense was relentless. When the final whistle blew after five nail-biting minutes of extra penalty play, the city of Tijuana erupted, taking to its streets to celebrate its win.
As evidence of electoral irregularities mount and massive vote buying schemes surface in the wake of Sunday’s presidential election in Mexico, a broad cross-section of Tijuana took to its streets to protest the president-elect, Enrique Peña Nieto and the Institutional Revolutionary Party’s [PRI] return to power. Fearful that that their young democracy was being […]