Felipe Loyola has become one of the great revelations of Chilean football in Huachipato’s big season in 2023.
The 2023 season of National Championship It was characterized by surprises at the top of the table. This is because at this time Cobresal, Huachipato and Palestine They are at the top of the table despite not qualifying Libertadores Cup in 2022.
Of these clubs, the steel team, which finished 12th last season and is in second place today, has been the biggest revelation. In this sense is one of the great figures in the Talcahuano painting Felipe Loyola who strengthened the club at the beginning of the year.
The 22-year-old footballer trained in Colo-Colo He was between 8 and 19 years old, but had to leave due to a lack of opportunities and is now one of the figures of the tournament. However, his situation does not end there, as in his last game he scored his team’s second goal against him Palestinian and played as a defensive midfielder, adding five positions this year.
In his first games with the black and blue team he acted as Right-hand drive, but was unable to consolidate in the first semester. However, in the second half of the year he played as Central defender, left defender, right defender and now Containment wheel.
The strangest thing about his versatility is that the White youth player has scored goals in the four positions he has used this second semester, proving his ability to score goals regardless of where he plays on the field.
Felipe Loyola, Colo-Colo and the Chilean national team
Felipe Loyola has shone in this campaign and this has caught the attention of Eduardo Berizzo who invited him to a microcycle and later invited him again to the double elimination date where the Red one fell before Uruguay and bound against Colombia. Although he didn’t play, his presence at training shows the consideration they show him Pan American Games 2023.
The versatile footballer trained in Colo-Colo and he does not hide his desire to return and take revenge in the club where he was born. In fact, he spoke to a few weeks ago TNT Sports where he revealed this desire. “The thorn in the side of playing in Colo-Colo is there, I played as a junior from the age of 8 to 19, I love the club very much. “I would love to play there.”
In 2023, the player in the 2000 category has played 10 games Huachipato inside National Championship 2023, in which he achieved four conquests. However, it should be noted that all of these goals came in his club’s last six games, which speaks of the great moment he is currently experiencing.