BEFORE THE DUEL WITH URUGUAY
Chile surpasses to Ecuador and reaches the quarter-finals of the Glass America (1-2)
Published:22/06/2019 - 07:50h
Updated:22/06/2019 - 08:17h
The Sand Fonte Nova received in the morning of this Saturday an important appointment in the Glass America, that finish smiling to Chile. The bicampeona knew to hit in the just moments and surpassed to Ecuador, certifying his pass to quarter-finals of the tournament
The Glass America begins to discern the end of the phase of groups, and to put it will arrive Chile classified for quarter-finals. The 'red' justified his paper of favourite in Saviour of Bay and imposed to Ecuador, handling better the times of a party contested. Although Enner Valencia attained to equalise the so much of José Pedro Fuenzalida, the goal of Alexis Sánchez to the start of the second time marked the difference.
In the Sand Fonte Nova did not take too much the bicampeona in inaugurating the marker, taking advantage of his intensity and the disorder of a rival with a lot of changes with regard to the previous day. A corner finish with two rebounds in the area and the loose ball hunted it Fuenzalida, that finished raso, crusader and adjusted so that his shot found the network after striking in the stick.
The so much altered the guion of the duel and the 'tri' reacted with strength, and found his prize to the edge of the half hour of game. The cancerbero Gabriel Arias committed a penalti on Enner Valencia and the forward enjoyed of a big occasion from the eleven metres, that no desaprovechó converting with a kick by the centre of the arch. Again there was dispute on the lawn, but the electronic did not move until the rest.
Chile will play the first place of the group with Uruguay
The start of the resumption was key for the denouement of the duel, since it remained marked by a goal of Alexis Sánchez. Charles Aránguiz hanged a big centre to the area from the right band and in the another side appeared the one of Tocopilla to finish, with a volley bitten and pumped that surpassed to the guardameta ecuadorian. Again Chile struck very soon.
Ecuador did changes to look for again the equalised, but complicated in the centre of the field and facilitated the work of Arturo Vidal. The crack of the FC Barcelona shined in the recovery and distribution, in a meeting that closed and that handled to will the men of Reinaldo Rueda, that did not leave upset in spite of his minimum advantage. The 'red' already is in quarter-finals.
After the second day of the phase of groups, Chile is first of the Group C, and will play this first place with Uruguay in the last date. The bicampeona of the tournament has six points by the four of the 'celestial', whose tie against Japan does good because the Japanese, with a point, hardly have options to classify. Ecuador is colista with zero and only a miracle would put it in the eliminatory.