Clausura 2009 record: 2-7-8. Goals scored: 15. Goals allowed: 26. Leading scorer: Lucas Lobos 5 goals. Primera Division titles: Two. Last league title: 1981-82. Last Playoff Appearance: Apertura 2008 (lost to Atlante in quarterfinals).
Additions: Alfredo Gonzalez Tahuilan, Fernando Ortiz, Edgar Castillo.
Omar Bravo, Hugo Sanchez, Sydney Balderas, Mauricio Romero, Luis
Ramirez, Ariel Bogado, Guillermo Marino, Julio Aguilar, Cirilo Saucedo,
Update: Tigres had a horrible Clausura
2009. The team seemed to battle relegation all season long. The
troubles started early on for Tigres. After one win in seven games,
Tigres sacked Manuel La Puente and brought on Jose Pekerman. It was
evident that it was not a coaching problem for Tigres. Pekerman only
won one game in ten tries. Tigres had the players but just could not
get it done. They also brought on Omar Bravo from Spain but even that
loan turned out to be disastrous. The team from Monterrey left it till
the last minute to decide their fate. Thanks to a loss by Necaxa Tigres
were able to stay afloat in the top flight of the Mexican league.
Tigres will hope to turn things around with a good performance in the
Sylvestre Adame, Goal.com
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