Club de Fútbol Tigres de la Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, simply known as Tigres UANL or Tigres, is a Mexican professional football club based in San Nicolás de los Garza, a city in the Monterrey metropolitan area. Founded in 1960, the club has spent 60 years in Liga MX, the top tier of the Mexican football league system.

The club had their first major success in the 1975–76 season, becoming the first team from Nuevo León to win a trophy by conquering the Copa MX against Club América. Tigres have been Mexican champions 7 times, and have won the Copa MX three times. In international competitions, Tigres won a CONCACAF Champions League title in 2020 (finishing as runners-up three times), and was the 2015 Copa Libertadores Finals runner-up to River Plate.

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Full name Club de Fútbol Tigres de la Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León
Nickname(s) Los Tigres (The Tigers)
La U de Nuevo León (The U of Nuevo León)
Los Auriazules (The Golden-blue ones)
Incomparables (The Incomparable ones)
Founded 7 March 1960; 60 years ago
Ground Estadio Universitario
Capacity 41,615
Owner Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León
Cemex (through Sinergia Deportiva)
Chairman Alejandro Rodríguez Michelsen
Manager Ricardo Ferretti
League Liga MX

Honours

  • Liga MX
Winners (7): 1977–78, 1981–82, Apertura 2011, Apertura 2015, Apertura 2016, Apertura 2017, Clausura 2019
  • Copa MX
Winners (3): 1975–76, 1995–96, Clausura 2014
  • Campeón de Campeones
Winners (3): 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Supercopa MX
Runners-up (1): 2014
  • Ascenso MX:
Winners (2): Invierno 1996, Verano 1997
  • Segunda División de México
Winners (2): 1973–74, Apertura 2015 (reserve team)
  • InterLiga
Winners (2): 2005, 2006
  • CONCACAF Champions League
Winners (1): 2020
  • SuperLiga:
Winners (1): 2009
  • Campeones Cup
Winners (1): 2018

Team Roster

2021 Team Roster
(Updated 10-01-2021)
Manager : Ricardo Ferretti
Nahuel Guzmán (Argentina) (Golakeeper)
Miguel Ortega (Golakeeper)
Juan Chávez (Golakeeper)
Carlos Salcedo
Hugo Ayala
Jordan Sierra
Diego Reyes
Juan Sánchez
Francisco Venegas
Aldo Cruz
Francisco Meza
Rafael De Souza (Brazil)
Leonardo Fernández
Guido Pizarro (Argentina)
Javier Aquino
Raymundo Fulgencio
Luis Rodríguez
Jesús Dueñas
André-pierre Gignac (France)
Nicolás López
Luis Quiñones
Carlos González
Julián Quiñones