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Bielsa Report: Five things you should know about Comunicaciones FC

NYCFC host the 30-time winners of the Liga Nacional de Guatemala in the CONCACAF Champions League Quarterfinals.

Courtesy Comunicaciones FC

The Bielsa Report is named for manager Marcelo Bielsa, and the comprehensive if legally suspect research he conducts on opposing teams.

Los Cremas are the River Plate of Guatemala 

Comunicaciones FC are one of the two giants of Guatemalan football, with 30 national championships and another 18 cups on top of that—crosstown rivals Municipal have won the title 31 times. Comunicaciones are currently in third place in Liga Nacional de Guatemala with 18 points and 23 goals scored after 10 games; they last won a national title in 2015.

Comunicaciones qualified for the CONCACAF Champions League by winning the 2021 CONCACAF League, which they did emphatically: Eight wins, one draw, one loss, and 21 goals scored. 

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