Liga MX Works, Points System Playoffs team

Unlike in the MLB or NFL, each team will play each other at one point during the tournament

Following a 3-2 victory over Pachuca over two legs on Sunday, Atlas FC won the Liga MX championship for the second time

The top four clubs in the table advance directly to the quarterfinals of the playoffs.

The Liga MX playoff format is relatively straightforward; the top eight teams with the most points go to the postseason. 

The Liguilla (playoffs) are held following the completion of the 17 league games for each club.

They are regarded as the most well-liked and successful football teams in Mexico by the local media.

Atlas and León will first clash in the Liguilla during the 2021 Apertura title match.