The Blues won the Clásico Universitario with the lowest score after a goal by Cristian “Chorri” Palacios.
On Sunday afternoon, Universidad de Chile faced Universidad Católica in a new Clásico Universitario in the first leg of the quarterfinals of the Copa Chile, with the Blues edging out a low-scoring victory at the Santa Laura Stadium.
The game started with a quick finish, after Cristian “Chorri” Palacios took advantage of a small mistake by crossing goalkeeper Matías Dituro, scoring the goal in the 11th minute.
The team led by Sebastián Miranda tried to exploit their advantage at all costs against UC looking to equalize the score in Independencia.
It was at the discounts in the first half when the Crusaders almost leveled the game, after César Pinares approached Martín Parra’s goal in search of making a shot, however he suffered a muscle injury that caused him to leave the field and replaced without scoring the goal.
In the second half, the team led by Ariel Holan tried to gain some advantage after constant possession of the ball, without being able to make shots when at 90+4′ Fernando Zampedri shot in front of the rival goal, missed the shot and lost. in account minimal.
After the victory of the U, the blues and the UC will face off again in the round that will take place next Wednesday, September 28, at 7:00 pm while the stadium where the rivalry will be held is yet to be confirmed.
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