Xolos Look to Extend Streak Against Red Bulls
Alberto García (right) celebrates with Club Tijuana teammates after scoring against CD Motagua in the second leg of the Round of 16 of the 2018 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League on February 27, 2018 at Estadio Caliente (Photo:Mexsport)
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Tijuana, Mexico- Looking to extend their home unbeaten streak, Club Tijuana hosts New York Red Bulls tonight at Estadio Caliente. The MLS side has never been able to advance to the semi-finals in their previous SCCL participation.

 

CONCACAF.com shows all relevant facts and figures of tonight's matchup!

 

Quarterfinals first leg,  Club Tijuana (MEX) v NY Red Bulls (US)

March 6, 2018 Estadio Caliente, Tijuana, Mexico

10:00 pm ET

HEAD TO HEAD: First-ever SCCL meeting

Match officials:

R: Kimbell Ward (SKN)

AR1: Graeme Browne (SKN) AR2: Nicholas Anderson (JAM) 4th: Daneon Parchment (JAM)

 

 

CLUB TIJUANA (MEX)

 

Founded: 2007

Headquarters: Caliente Stadium - Tijuana, Mexico

Coach: Diego Cocca (ARG)

Qualification: non- finalist with the best regular season record in 2017 Clausura 2017 Liga MX Clausura

Previous SCCL Appearances: 1 (2013/14)

All time SCCL Record: W-6 D-2 L-2 GF-17 GA-8

Best SCCL Finish: Semifinals (1) (2013/14)

CONCACAF Club Titles: 0

Domestic League titles: 1 (last: Opening 2012)

 

 

NINE-YEAR CONCACAF RECORD (CONCACAF Champions League unless noted otherwise)

2008/09: did not participate

2009/10: did not participate

2010/11: did not participate

2011/12: did not participate

2012/13: did not participate

2013/14: Semifinals (agg: 1-2 vs Cruz Azul)

2014/15: did not participate

2015/16: did not participate

2016/17: did not participate

 

SCCL TEAM RECORDS

 

- SCCL Last time in quarterfinal v LA Galaxy 4-3 agg

- 12-03-14 LA Galaxy (1) Samuel 11'

- 03-18- 14 Club Tijuana (4) Jaime Ayoví (2) 2', 9 ', Darío Benedetto 26', Richard Ruiz 82 'LA Galaxy (2): Robbie Keane 47, 84,

- SCCL home record: GP-5- W-4- D-1 L-0-GF-13- GA-3

- Record Quarterfinals record SCCL: GP-2-W-1-D-0 L-0-GF-4 GA-3

- Biggest home win: (6-0) vs CD Victoria 26.09.13 (group stage)

- Biggest away win: 20.08.13: (3-2) v CD Victoria (group stage)

- Biggest home lost: n / a

- Biggest away lost 09.04.14: 0-2 v Cruz Azul (semifinals, second leg

- (1) Accumulated yellow cards: Jose Alberto Garcia Collazo, Rubio Yovani Mendez Rubin

 

ALL-TIME SCCL GOALSCORES  (thru 2016/17 edition, for Club Tijuana)

 

THREE: Herculez Gómez, TWO: Paul Arriola, Jaime Ayovi, Diego Olsina, Cristian Pellerano, José García, ONE: Darío Benedetto, Emmanuel Cerda, Fidel Martínez, Richard Ruiz,

 

NY RED BULLS (USA)

- Founded: 2007

- Head Coach: Jesse Marsch (USA)

- Qualification:  2016 MLS Non-Supporter´s Shield Winning Conference champion

- Previous SCCL Appearances: 3 (2009-10, 2014-15, 2016-17)

- All time SCCL Record: W-4 D-7 L-3 GF-15 GA-11

- Best locationSCCL Finish: quarterfinals (1) (2016/17)

- CONCACAF Club titles: 0

- Domestic league titles: 0

 

NINE-YEAR CONCACAF RECORD (CONCACAF Champions League unless noted otherwise )

2008/09: did not participate

2009/10: Preliminary Round

2010/11: did not participate

2011/12: did not participate

2012/13: did not participate

2013/14: did not participate

2014/15: Group stage

2015/16: did not participate

2016/17: Quarterfinals (overall: 1-3 v Vancouver Whitecaps FC)

 

SCCL TEAM RECORDS

- Biggest Home win: 03.08.16 (3-0) against Antigua GFC (group stage)

- Biggest away win: 0 wins in 7 all-time SCCL away matches

- Biggest home lost: 05.08.09 (1-2) v W Connection (group stage)

- Biggest away lost: 02.03.17 (0-2) v Vancouver Whitecaps FC ( quarterfinals, second leg)

 

ALL-TIME SCCL GOALSCORES  (thru 2016-17 edition, for  NY Red Bulls)

TWO: Bradley Wright-Phillips, Sacha Kljestan, own-goal in favor of; ONE: Omer Damari, Alex Muyl, Connor Lade, Ernst Oebster, Lloyd Sam, Saer Sene, John Wolyniec, Daniel Royer, Sean Davis,

 

FACTS

-SCCL  last time in quarterfinals: 2016-17, eliminated by Vancouver Whitecaps (3-1) agg

- 22-02-17 NY Red Bulls (1) Bradley Wright-Phillips 62, Vancouver Whitecaps (1) Kekuta Manneh 39 '

- 2-03-17- Vancouver Whitecaps (2) Alphonso Davies 5', Fredy Montero 76', NY Red Bulls (0)

- SCCL Home record: W-5 D-2 L-1 GF-13 GC-4

- SCCL quarterfinals record W-0-D-1-L-1 GF-1 GA-3

- SCCL Top spot scorers home: (2) Bradley Wright-Phillips, Sacha Kljestan

- Won for the first time in the last four games in the 2-0 win vs CD Olimpia- (1) -

- (1) Accumulated yellow cards: Sean Davis, Aurelien Collin, Daniel Royer, Felipe Martins, Tylet Shaan Adams