América de Cali premiered its Women’s League champion title with an agonizing victory against Deportivo Pasto, on the first date of the fourth edition of the tournament.
America’s winning goal was achieved by the Venezuelan Joemar Guarecuco, in minute 90 + 7, penalty. It should be remembered that the champions did not have their great figure, Catalina Usme, absent after testing positive for covid-19.
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It also started with victory Medellín-Intimate Forms, current runner-up of the tournament, who defeated on the first date Real San Andrés (3-0), in Itagüí. The goals were from Sara Córdoba (8 PT), Tatiana Castañeda (16 PT) and Diana Carolina Ospina (45 + 2 ST).
For its part, National Athletic their participation in the League also began with a win: they beat 3-0 at Atlético Bucaramanga, in Guarne. Katherine Tapia scored from a penalty in the 35th minute of the first half and became the first goalkeeper to score a goal in the Colombian Women’s League. The other two goals were from Paula Botero (25 and 44 ST).
The day had started on Friday with Millonarios’ win over Llaneros (5-0). On Monday, Equidad will host Fortaleza en Techo (3 pm), and on Tuesday they will play Cali and Junior (7:45 pm, with a Win Sports + signal). Santa Fe has a free date.
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It should be remembered that this first phase is zonal: in group A are Millonarios, Santa Fe, Equidad, Fortaleza and Llaneros. In B, América, Cali, Junior and Pasto. In the C, Medellín, Nacional, Bucaramanga and Real San Andrés.
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