FMF Interliga Preview

Chivas players Javier Hernandez and Ramon Morales celebrate winning the 2009 InterLiga.  (Photo:  Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)Chivas players Javier Hernandez and Ramon Morales celebrate winning the 2009 InterLiga. (Photo: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

With the two remaining Mexican spots in the 2010 Copa Libertadores on the line, InterLiga will start Saturday (January 2) at Robertson Stadium in Houston. With group play also taking place in Frisco (Texas, at Pizza Hut Park) and Carson (California), eight teams will spend the next week in round-robin, group play, with the top two finishers in each four team group advancing to next weekend’s finals. Two matches – each group’s winner against the other group’s second place finisher – to decide which clubs advance to the hemisphere’s elite club tournament.

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