Club de F├║tbol Tigres de la Universidad Aut├│noma de Nuevo Le├│n, commonly referred to as Tigres de la UANL, or simply Tigres, is a professional Mexican football club based in San Nicol├ís de los Garza, a city located in the Monterrey Metropolitan Area. Founded in 1960, the club has spent most of its history in Liga MX. Tigres has won the Liga MX three times, in 1977-78, 1981ÔÇô82, and Apertura 2011.
It is one of the two professional football teams of the state of Nuevo Le├│n. The team plays home games at the Estadio Universitario. Tigres is also the official team of Nuevo Le├│n's public university, the Universidad Aut├│noma de Nuevo Le├│n.