The memes that left the victory of the Colombian soccer team against Bolivia


The player Luis Díaz (i) of Colombia celebrates today with his teammate Mateus Uribe after scoring against Peru, during a match for the South American qualifiers for the Qatar 2022 World Cup, at the National Stadium in Lima (Peru). EFE/ Paolo Aguilar /POOL

Without Falcao garcia and with a James Rodriguez that has not fully recovered its level of other times, the Colombia selection He remains in search of the miracle that will allow him to be closer to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, fighting for a place in the playoffs, on the last date of the South American Qualifiers. The team is in position number 6, with 20 points, and depends on other results to achieve the goal.

The coffee growers defeated Bolivia last night, at the Roberto Meléndez Metropolitan Stadium in the city of Barranquilla, commanded by louis diazwho scored the first goal of the match and assisted the second. Colombia won 3 – 0. The other two goals were the work of Miguel Angel Borgiatoday with Junior FC, and Matheus Uribeat the service of Porto FC. Although the team did not have a very flashy game, they got what was required of them and several players had a high performance. Apart from the end of Liverpool F.C., Gustavo Cuellar and Carlos Cuesta stood out for their performances, as did Daniel Munozwho came close to scoring twice.

It took a long time for the fans to once again shout a goal for the national team and this gave way to humor taking over the situation. From the first goal, the memes flooded the networks. As always, they did not let any detail escape them.

Now, the national team will have to play against Venezuela, led by José Pekerman, and hope that everything turns out in their favor. The main rivals are Chile and Peru. The team led by Martín Lasarte, who at some point rang to lead Millonarios, were defeated yesterday by Brazil and on the last date they will face Uruguay, which is already classified. For their part, those led by Ricardo Gareca receive Paraguay, which has just won a surprise win against Ecuador and could complicate the classification of the Peruvians, despite the fact that the Guarani have already been eliminated.

Colombia must do its part against Venezuela. Winning is the only option. Meanwhile, they will have to hope that Peru does not beat Paraguay and that Chile does not add 3 to the Uruguayans. Thus, the coffee growers would be in position number 5 with 23 points, surpassing the Peruvians by 2 units. If Peru tied their game, they would reach 22, just 1 point behind Colombia. The goal difference is useful in this case, that’s why it was so good that yesterday they won by 3. The remaining quota is to access the playoffs, which does not guarantee arrival at the World Cup, but it does place it quite close.

This is how the table of positions of the tie was left after yesterday’s games and taking into account that Argentina has not yet faced Venezuela:

Colombia visits Venezuela on Tuesday. The match will be played at 6:30 pm (COL). Although the line-ups are not confirmed, it is expected that Reinaldo Rueda’s men will not appear with a team very different from the one that beat Bolivia, beyond the fact that Juan Guillermo Cuadrado will not be able to participate due to the accumulation of yellow cards. They could form like this:

Nothing is certain yet. It will be necessary to see if the miracle is obtained. And whether yes, however no, more memes will circulate to fill the day with humor.


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