The Chilean team was resurrected this Tuesday at the South American Sub’20 by beating a fighter 1-0 bolivian on the fourth day of Group B played at the stadium Deportivo Cali.
The victory was sealed by the forward Lucas Assadiof University of Chile.
Uruguay leads the zone with six points, followed by Ecuador Y Chili with four, while bolivian fell to fourth place with three units and Venezuela it is last because it has not yet added.
The team of Pablo Escobar he took control of the ball from the first moments and tried to do damage from the flanks, where his two star players appeared: Fernando Nava Y Miguel Villarroelwhom he accompanied in the central lane Lucas Chavez.
This is how La Verde began to create danger and subdue an opponent who in the first few minutes did not look clear and had difficulties playing on the opposite ground.
However, the reddirected by Patrick Ormazabalopened the scoring at minute 18 in a great collective play in which Assadi built a wall with Dario Osorio and received from behind at the entrance to the area, where he turned and took a shot that was impossible for the goalkeeper to stop Bruno Poveda.
After the Chilean score, the match was balanced and bolivian had many difficulties to return to reach the goal of Vincent Reyeswho in the rest of the first half intervened only once, to stop another shot from Nava.
In the second half, La Verde looked for an equalizer and had opportunities to equalize with two shots from Renato Cordero, Efrain Morales Y Ervin Cow who were caught by Kings or they went off course, fortunately for the technician ormazabal.
In the 87th minute, the Chilean left-back Marcelo Morales He was expelled for a double warning and the red withstood the onslaught of the last minutes with 10 players to take the three points of the stadium Deportivo Cali and dream of qualifying for the final hexagonal.
On the fourth day, scheduled for Thursday, bolivian life will be played against Uruguay in what will be his last game, while Venezuela will face Ecuador.