Chile did not do well in their Qualifiers debut against Uruguay. Eduardo Berizzo’s team did not show any football and fell 3-1 against Charrúas, which revealed many complications of this team, such as the lack of speed, especially in the midfield.
But football has its revenge and now all the teams are going for a win at home against Colombia. The players need to recover emotionally to find three points that will be valuable in the fight for the classification, especially as it starts the home campaign on the right foot.
And from Colombia they are also cautious about the duel on Tuesday. This is the point of Andrés Marocco, who analyzed in RedGol the virtues and defects shown by the coffee growers in their first match, against Venezuela, where, despite dominating, they won only 1-0 .
“It seems to me that Colombia obviously started well. The first game was never easy, especially after coming from an elimination, from many draws that took us out of the World Cup,” the professional analyzed .
Solved in Colombia but the score is not enough, it is not easy at all. One expects more from Colombia, but this is the first game and many of Barranquilla’s opponents will stop like this. “You have to be patient and not every game is easy to win,” he added.
As for Chile, Morocco is clear. “Chile is always looked at with respect. The matches between Colombia and Chile are always good. “You have a style similar to ours, more intense, of course, although this choice of Lorenzo is more intense and more more dynamic than Reinaldo Rueda,” he stressed.
“I’m worried about Chile on the issue of succession. I think you feel it and know it, because you come from a beautiful generation. It’s like when we finished the generation of ’94. We have to tan Let’s see how the transition goes. If you can maintain the style, I think you will continue to be a complex group.
When will Chile play Colombia?
After losing in the debut against Uruguay, La Roja will play on Tuesday, September 12 against Colombia. The duel, valid for the second date of the South American qualifiers towards the 2026 World Cup, will be played at the Monumental stadium from 9:30 pm