C.D. Tepatitlán de Morelos
The Club Deportivo Tepatitlán de Morelos, commonly known as Tepatitlán de Morelos, or just Tepa, is a Mexican football club based in Tepatitlán. The club was founded on 1944, and currently plays in the Serie A of Liga Premier.
|Full name||Club Deportivo Tepatitlán de Morelos|
|Nickname(s)||El Tepa (The Tepa)|
Los Alteños (The Alteños)
|Ground||Estadio Gregorio "Tepa" Gómez,|
Tepatitlán, Jalisco, Mexico
|Owner||Carlos Martín del Campo|
|Chairman||Víctor Flores Cosío|
|League||Liga Premier - Serie A|
|Apertura 2017||2nd, Group I|
Its beginnings were after a selection for Regional Tournament with the aim of reaching if they were victorious to the state championship. The Mission was appointed to Fausto Prieto, this team was called The People's Team.
The people's teamEdit
Some names of players that appear in the years of 1944-1946 are: Luis Veles, Miguel Escoto "El Mugres", Andrés González "The different", Max Prieto, Goyo Franco, Gregorio Gómez, Enrique Estrada, Roberto Estrada "El Rocha" , Elio Vázquez, Eleuterio Silva, "Tello Silva the face of a cock", Arnulfo de la Torre "El Casarín" and Rafael Martínez "El Piwe".
"We were 20 seconds away from being sad ... but we touched the back of the medal. And now only plan well what will be the next tournament and work as we have been doing with great enthusiasm to do something important and hopefully gave us a next championship to have the direct promotion, "said Enrique Lopez Zarza, a Reporter of the Premier League.
Final de Ascenso champions 2017–18Edit
On May 19, 2018, the Tepatitlán was proclaimed champion of the 2017-18 season of Serie A after defeating Loros of the University of Colima in penalty shootout, with this the team virtually promoted to Ascenso MX, however, the club does not have the accreditation to dispute in "Division de Plata" of Mexican football, which is why their promotion is pending their future of the team.
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.