The 2023 Clausura records the highest effective playing time in Mexican football history.
As it happened in the World Cup Qatar 2022the FIFA made the increase effective playing time before the show. The same that has gradually been replicated in the various leagues around the planet.
The MX competition was no exception, as in the first five days of the tournament Closure 2023We have seen a significant increase in added time at the end of matches, as well as the prosecution by the refereeing body for respecting the restart times after a throw-in or goal.
This guarantees greater effective playing time in all respects, guaranteeing a better show for the fans. But this is not all, the Liga MX itself reported through a statement that the current Clausura 2023 tournament is the championship with the longest effective time in the entire history of Mexican football.
With a record of 55 minutes and 20 secondsthe Clausura 2023 ranks first in this statistic, surpassing its predecessor Apertura 2022 by 5.3%. This initiative is mainly driven by the clubs, players and referees, who together managed to make this proposal with greater effectiveness of the time to realize and show.
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