Tigre Argentina and Deportes Colombia Tolima drew 0-0 on the fourth day of Group D of the Copa Sudamericana on Wednesday in Tigre (a northern suburb of Buenos Aires) in favor of Sao Paulo solid at the top. series
Deportes Tolima ended the match with ten players due to the expulsion of Fabiani Mosquera (79), who received a red card at the instance of VAR.
After the completion of the fourth day, Sao Paulo leads the Brazilian Group D with 10 points, followed by Tigre (7), Deportes Tolima (5) and Puerto Cabello Venezuelan, without units, in the area that has the team of São Paulo with footmen. in the second round.
The duel was expected to happen for both, who appeared to be aspiring to become Sao Paulo’s successors and play to continue in the cup race.
With this premise, the two first tried to assume the role from the beginning, in a comparison that developed evenly and consistently.
Tolima had the first chance with a shot from Leider Riascos with his left foot that Marinelli saved in a one-on-one. In those first moments, the best Colombian team was seen, which won each cross and showed good movement in the blocks.
On the other hand, Tigre was still playing a bit back, but with hairs and some appearances by Castro and Menossi managed to find space and thus with a forward kick by Retegui who saved Neto Volpi, and the right was cleared by Blondel. right
Estéfano Arango’s speed was another crucial factor for the Colombian side, and the wing backs from the right came to Marinelli’s intervention on two occasions.
While Tigre had a goal against Zabala disallowed for offside in the only controversial action of the night.
– Good will, no goal –
In the middle, Tigre was more encouraged, who began to occupy the “head” area, and Menossi was close to scoring with a shot just high, when Tolima responded with a long-range bombardment by Yeison Guzmán that shook the crossbar and almost raised it to Marinelli.
Both lacked the necessary clarity to break the deadlock in the dead minutes of the match. For a long time, the only dangerous movement was the attack by Diego Herazo, which took only from the left and towards Marinelli, but he lost the duel with the goal of Tigre.
To make matters worse, Deportes Tolima played the final minutes one less when Mosquera saw red at VAR request for a kick to Menossi’s head, although ‘Pijao’ at least ran to keep the tie.
Equality has done nothing but close to Sao Paulo to seal the ticket, as it will determine the two sides at home, when Tigre and Tolima will meet on the same calendar, although the Argentine team will have a slight advantage. returns the same.