Thursday, September 28, 2023

The Monumental Stadium has Chile worried about the state of the field

Chile and Colombia They will play this Tuesday at 9:30 pm, at Monumental stadium for the second date of playoffs. A place that is not in optimal conditions, since last week it hosted the concert of Bruno Mars, adding to the heavy rains of recent weeks left the field in a worrying state.

Redgol confirms this through an image to which it has access, where the northern sector of the farm is visible, precisely the place where the stage is installed for the presentation of the American artist.

On Monday and Tuesday the final tasks will be carried out so that the grass is left in the best possible conditions, although the rain that has fallen in the last few hours in Santiago does little to help create an ideal arrangement of deteriorating playground. .

An issue that greatly worries the coach of Chile Eduardo Berizzo, who has the idea of ​​possession of the ball as a main element for his squad, which is hindered by the difficult conditions of the ground.

At some point even the ANFP thought about activating a plan B and moving the match to another field, but in the end they believed that it would be at least acceptable to host the match against the coffee growers in the second playoff date.

This problem also affects Colo Colo, which on Thursday has to play against Copiapó in the same stadium because of its pending match in the National Championship.

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

What are the statistics between Chile and Colombia playing in the national territory of the Qualifiers?

In the eight games played in Chile, La Roja won three times, while there were also three draws. Colombia, on the other hand, won twice.

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