La Fiera was located in the second hype, along with seven paintings from Central America and the Caribbean. In the other sector are the Mexicans Tigers, Cruz Azul and America, as well as five MLS teams.
According to the regulations of the draw, announced this Wednesday, in this round teams from the same country cannot face each other, so Leon must collide with an MLS team.
Thus, the American cadres that are an option to play against Fiera are the Montreal Impact from Canada, the Atlanta United, he New York FC, Seattle Sounders and Los Angeles FC.
In LA FC plays Mexican Carlos Vela and it is the sensation of last season, as they established several brands in the regular season, although they stayed in the semifinals and could not round the year with a title.
In counterpart, Seattle Sounders consolidated itself as one of the most winning teams of the decade, by winning the final played in its stadium.
Whatever the rival of the Lion, the first game in the series of 8avos. Final will be in the Nou Camp and the return will be in the United States or Canada.
The draw will be held on December 9 in Mexico City and there the Lion will begin to soak up the atmosphere of this tournament in which he has a sad antecedent, because in the 2014 edition he was eliminated in the group stage.
- The following: The raffle will be in the Cloister of Sor Juana in Mexico City, with transmission through several chains.