Veracruz allowed Tigres to score two goals in the opening four minutes without challenge, as they protested unpaid wages in Liga MX.
Real Madrid are determined to strengthen their midfield and Christian Eriksen looms as a target in the next transfer window.
Cruz Azul were crowned champions of the inaugural Leagues Cup on Wednesday.
Tigres UANL and Cruz Azul booked their spots in the Leagues Cup final with wins over America and LA Galaxy respectively.
Frank de Boer claimed his first title with Atlanta on Wednesday thanks to a second-half comeback at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Matheus Uribe has departed Club America after two years in Liga MX, signing for Porto until 2023.
After struggling to make an impact at Tottenham, Vincent Janssen will try his luck in Mexico.
Diego Maradona's Dorados failed to secure promotion to Liga MX on Monday, and the Argentine reacted by appearing to aim a punch at a fan.
Tigres UANL and Monterrey condemned violent clashes between fans that left one supporter in intensive care.
Leicester City have confirmed Leonardo Ulloa has been allowed to leave, joining Pachuca in Mexico's Liga MX.