Just over a week ago, it appeared that Chivas’ chances of making the Liguilla were nearly impossible – especially given their run of form.
However, a pair of wins over Toluca and Querétaro and a string of results going their way means that Chivas are just two points behind eighth-placed Rayados heading into the final match of the season.
Their qualification would be without a doubt one of the greatest stories of the season and one of the most unlikely play-off teams in Liga MX history.
In addition to defeating Veracruz at home after the FIFA international break, Chivas would need to see the following results go their way:
It may be unlikely, but two weeks ago, Chivas and their supporters would not have believed they would have even the smallest chance to qualify.