Last Updated on May 25, 2022 1:14 pm by Gambyl Nation Editorial Team
The emotions of the Liga MX Closing Tournament continue, and we reach the decisive stage where only 2 teams are still alive and, in a double-elimination series, they will try to become the monarchs of the Mexican soccer league. If we talk about merits, the teams that have reached this final match have shown an excellent competitive level throughout the tournament, Pachuca, and Atlas.
Both teams were favorites to be in this final match when the teams that would play the Liguilla were known. Pachuca for finishing the regular season in the first place, after having maintained it throughout the phase. While Atlas arrives as the current champions and will seek to achieve a two-time championship.
The first leg of the final of the Liga MX 2022 closing tournament will be played next Thursday, May 26, 2022, at the Jalisco Stadium, home of Atlas.
Liga MX Final – Atlas vs. Pachuca – Betting Odds & Free Pick – Info
When: Thursday, May 26 at 10:00 pm ET
Moneyline odds: Atlas +190 / Pachuca +165 (Source: MyBookie.ag)
Draw Offs: +205
Where Can I Watch? ESPN / Fox Sports
Where Can Stream? ESPN Play
Why Bet on Atlas
Last Saturday Atlas eliminated Tigres after a second leg of the semifinals that was full of many emotions. Tigres UANL was able to match the three goals they received in the first leg, but at the end of the match the main referee awarded a penalty for Atlas which gave them the victory, and now they are in the match which makes them closer to the bi-championship.
Atlas left Tigres UANL on the road with a global score of 5-4.
Why Bet on Pachuca
Pachuca had an impressive regular tournament, with 12 wins, two draws, and three losses, and added 38 points. While in the Liguilla, Pachuca had 2 wins and 2 draws, eliminating San Luis in the quarterfinals and America in the semifinals.
Pachuca, after drawing 1-1 in the first leg of the semifinals against Club America, managed to show off the caste and demonstrate the great competitive level they have maintained throughout the tournament, in the second leg, at home, where took an excellent 3-0 victory.
Final Betting Analysis: Atlas vs. Pachuca
This final between Atlas and Pachuca is, without a doubt, one of the fairest in recent years of Mexican soccer, since both teams made the necessary merits to be in these defining instances.
At MyBookie.ag the Moneyline favors Atas at +170, while Pachuca comes in at +190. This tells me that even skilled bookmakers are seeing this battle as a very close call.
Atlas plays at home in this match, so they must take advantage of the push of their fans to win.
While Pachuca doesn’t know defeat in these playoffs and wants to remain undefeated to get the champions’ trophy. They’re going to have to overcome the the energy of 56,000 plus Atlas fans.
Even with Altas’ home field advantage, we predict a victory for Pachuca with a score of 1-0.
Look for a straight win on the Moneyline Pachuca. If you put $100 on Pachuca at +165 you’ll be looking at a $165 win with a total payout of $265.
Atlas vs. Pachuca Game 1 Betting Pick: Pachuca