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Lobos BUAP vs. Club Tijuana: Time, TV schedule, and live stream

Tijuana looks to pick up their second win on the road against Lobos BUAP.

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America v Tijuana - Torneo Apertura 2018 Liga MX Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Getty Images

Game: Club de Fútbol Lobos de la Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla vs. Club Tijuana Xoloitzcuintles de Caliente

Date: Saturday, November 3rd

Time: 11:00 p.m. Eastern, 10:00 p.m. Central, 9:00 p.m. Pacific, 3:00 a.m. UTC

Venue: Estadio Universitario BUAP (Puebla de Zaragoza, Pue.)

Referees: REF: Luis Enrique Santander Aguirre, AR1: Miguel Ángel Hernández Paredes, AR2: Jorge Gerardo Dávila Cervantes, 4TH: Arturo Cruz Hurtado

Television: United States - Univision, Univision Deportes; Mexico - Televisa

Streaming: fuboTV (Free trial + monthly subscription), Sling TV (Free trial + monthly subscription), Univision NOW, Fanatiz (Check service for available regions)

All-time record: These two teams have history dating back to Tijuana’s founding in 2007. In Ascenso MX play, Lobos hold the advantage with four wins to Xolos’ three and two draws between the clubs. It’s been all Tijuana in the top circuit, as Xolos have won both Liga MX games the teams have played. Xolos won 2-1 at Estadio Universitario BUAP in the 2017 Apertura and 3-1 at Estadio Caliente in the 2018 Clausura.

America v Tijuana - Torneo Apertura 2018 Liga MX
It’s been a disappointing season thus far for Tijuana, who have just one win on the road thus far.
Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Getty Images

Get ready for the wolf howl.

Club Tijuana (4W 4D 6L) are coming off of a tumultuous week, losing at home 1-0 to UNAM Pumas (7W 5D 2L) and parting ways with manager Diego Cocca. They’ll head to Puebla to face Lobos BUAP (3W 4D 7L) in the late late game on Saturday at Estadio Universitario BUAP, where every stoppage in play is marked with said wolf howl.

Interim manager Franky Oviedo inherits a team that is winless in their last four and that sits tied with Atlas (2W 3D 9L) for fewest goals scored (10) in Liga MX. Atlas didn’t score a goal in their first seven games.

With Oviedo an unknown quantity, it remains to be seen whether he sticks with Cocca’s setup or decides to get experimental. Whether he chooses to embrace or eschew the current system, he can hardly be blamed either way.

Pumas UNAM v Lobos BUAP - Torneo Apertura 2018 Liga MX
Paco Palencia and Lobos are 2-2-2 at home this season.
Photo by Hector Vivas/Getty Images

The good news for Xolos is that they’ll be facing a Lobos side that has given up 22 goals so far this season. Only the aforementioned Atlas (24) and Veracruz (2W 3D 9L, 32 goals conceded) have given up more. Under manager Francisco “Paco” Palencia, Lobos have even managed to keep above Veracruz in the relegation table, although they know they’ll need to pick up points in order to avoid the drop (or at least buying their way out of it).