Mexico's Guadalajara will contest the Copa Libertadores final for the first time after securing a 3-1 aggregate victory over Universidad de Chile.
Sir Alex Ferguson described new signing Javier Hernandez as "first class'' after the striker scored against Manchester United as they went down to a 3-2 defeat by Chivas Guadalajara on the final game of their Americas tour.
Monterrey failed to take advantage of Guadalajara's slip-up as both of the Torneo Bicentenario's top two dropped points.
Coach Raul Arias was sacked by Guadalajara on Tuesday after three consecutive defeats and only seven matches in charge.
Omar Arellano scored two goals during a 5-minute span late in the second half to give CD Guadalajara a 2-0 victory over Chivas USA on Wednesday night in a soccer exhibition at the Rose Bowl.
Francisco Ramirez has quit Guadalajara following a 4-0 defeat at San Luis, making him the third coach this year to leave Mexico's most popular club.
Barcelona will play a friendly against Mexican club Chivas Guadalajara in San Francisco on August 8 as part of their pre-season programme, the Spanish and European champions said on Wednesday.
Guadalajara named Francisco Ramirez as their new coach on Thursday, the second change at Mexico's most popular club in a fortnight.
Guadalajara have fired coach Efrain Flores after three successive defeats.
Guadalajara have given up all hope of signing Nery Castillo on loan after their latest attempt to acquire the Shakhtar Donetsk striker was delayed due to the Ukraine club not completing the relevant paperwork.