Barcelona draw at La Bombonera and guarantee its presence in the knockout stages of the Copa Libertadores | Football Sports
A lottery will guarantee the bullfighters their presence in the next stage of the international competition.
Barcelona Thursday evening drew 0-0 in La Bombonera against Boca Juniors and added 10 points, ensuring their classification into the round of 16. Libertadores Cup 2021 Since it is neither Santos nor The Strongest, both with six units, they will be able to reach the bullfighters at the table.
Teams ranked into the last 16 of the 2021 Libertadores Cup
The second place will be awarded on the last day between Boca (7) and Santos (6) and the strongest (6), with the Canary competing for the first place.
The visit surprised the xeneize team with an offensive style, prioritizing pressure and preventing Boca from communicating in midfield. At Diaz’s feet, Barcelona had three chances to advance on the scoreboard, but “The Ten” was imprecise.
On the right side the best of the Ecuadorian team is seen, with the piercing Michael Hoyos, escorted by Byron Castillo to complicate diamonds and also Isquierdose, who had to hastily close several times in that critical area.
Jarsis recovered at first and surrendered to the Argentine Ecuadorian midfielder, who wiped out Andrada’s corpse (8m).
In the 28th minute, Pineda was in danger after half a lap saved by the Boca goalkeeper. Once again the Canary Islands had the possibility to register. Diaz took over from Hoyos at the front of the area and finished with a very large portion (36 m).
Before the break, Keto missed a header after dribbling Andrada with a skewed shot (42 m).
In the second stage, the locals came out with another face and they were the ones who dominated the events during the entire supplementary stage before the Barcelona team, which was not like the first half. Although he did not have many clear chances, Lisandro Lopez was able to take advantage of the disagreement between the defense and goalkeeper Boray, but his definition was very high (64 meters).
Without suffering much pressure in the end, Barcelona achieved his goal and in Bombonera he saved the point he needed to secure the classification and reach quietly to the last day, making sure he won a valuable pass in the group of maximum demand, in which you will have feelings and at least one giant outside the decisive rounds.
The team trained by Fabian Bustos continues to lead Group C and is supposed to close their participation next Wednesday, when Santos receives the needy at Monumental Banco Pichincha. (Dr)