Sep 15, 2021 at 05:10


EFE / Santiago de Chile

After beat Everton 2-0 in the Monumental Stadium, Colo Colo He consolidated himself at the top of the Chilean tournament this Tuesday on the twentieth date of the 2021 National Championship, with a five-point advantage over his guards. Those led by Gustavo Quinteros managed to prevail with goals from the midfielder Leonardo Gil and the defender Maximiliano falcon in a key commitment that gives them peace of mind as leaders of the tournament, accumulating after this day 40 points in 20 games played, five away from Universidad Católica and Unión La Calera. Everton managed some passages of the match but could not before the offensive insistence of the white box and remained in ninth position with 27 points.

In a suffered match, Universidad Católica beat Curicó Unido 2-4, a result that almost got out of hand to the visitors before the onslaught of the tortero team. After going with two goals ahead, Curicó Unido put pressure and equalized against the current Chilean soccer champions, but the efforts were not enough and the Católica sentenced the match with two goals near the end. And the fact is that the crossover box is another since the departure of Uruguayan coach Gustavo Poyet, showing a collective game and verticality that seemed lost during the first stage of the championship. The ram Fernando Zampedri scored a double, while Diego Valencia and Jose Pedro Fuenzalida they scored the two remaining goals that put La Católica back in the title race with 35 points. Curicó Unido, meanwhile, was relegated to sixteenth place with 19 and a single win in their last five games.

Another who won is Union La Calera, who achieved an agonizing victory over Audax Italiano and ended a streak of poor results. The cement makers turned 0-2 to win by 2-3 at the El Teniente de Rancagua Stadium, with a goal in the forward’s discounts Sebastian ‘Sacha’ Saez that left them third with 35 points. With this result, the italic box is fourth with 34 after falling in two consecutive days.

Despite the good performance of striker Cristian Palacios who scored a double, Spanish Union could not face University of Chile and fell from local by 2-3, with a great performance by the university striker Joaquín Larrivey, current scorer of the championship. The Blues are in fifth position with 33 points while the Hispanic team is sixth with 30.

Santiago Wanderers achieved his second win in a row in the 2-1 against Cobresal and ended an opponent’s five-game winning streak. Cobresal closed the day in seventh place with 28 points and Wanderers is bottom with eight.