Bucaramanga beat Tolima for date 5 of the BetPlay League

Bucaramanga beat Tolima for date 5 of the BetPlay League

After starting losing, Bucaramanga recovered and won 2-1 with goals from Johan Caballero and Dayro Moreno.

Bucaramanga defeated Tolima for date 5 of the BetPlay League

Bucaramanga defeated Tolima for date 5 of the BetPlay League. (Photo: Bucaramanga)

Junior Hernández's goal (2′) at the start of the match, forced Atletico Bucaramangahave to come out with more determination to seek victory at home against Deportes Tolima. Fortunately for the local team, they managed to come back.

At 16', Johan Caballero equalized. The scoring chances were for both teams, but Bucaramanga found more precision to put the match back on equal footing and from there go out for the win, which came with a goal by Dayro Moreno (52').

The win helped to get out of last place and start looking to get closer to qualifying positions for an international tournament, while Tolima wasted a chance to get closer to the leaders.


The 'Canaries' come to this match after losing (1-3) against Alianza Petrolera and are located in the penultimate box with 1 point. Although, it is worth mentioning that they have only played two matches, due to the others they were postponed.

Now, Bucaramanga wants to add their first victory in the tournament and, therefore, Dayro Moreno is emerging as the starter for the match against Deportes Tolima.

At what time does Bucaramanga play vs. Tolima

  • Peru: 6 p. m.
  • Colombia: 6 p.m. m.
  • Ecuador: 6 p.m. m.
  • Mexico: 6 p.m. m.
  • Argentina: 8 p.m. m.
  • Uruguay: 8 p.m. m.
  • Chile: 7 p.m. m.

On the other hand, Deportes Tolima arrives beaten, as they lost to Medellín (3-1) in the first leg of the quarterfinals in the Colombian Cup. After the game, the DT of the ‘Vinotinto y oro’, Hernán Torres, expressed a self-criticism.

“When you don't win and we made the mistakes we did, we have to accept them. Without a doubt it is so. We didn't play a good game, in the first half what we did was catastrophic, we are going to review and correct. It's worrying, but we can't tear our clothes off either”, he mentioned at a press conference.

“You have to have your head firmly on your shoulders, they know about the difficulties we have had, the raw material is running out and we have to make use of what we have, we hope to review,” he added.

< p itemprop="description" class="story-contents__font-paragraph">Now, Deportes Tolima will have to focus on the match against Medellín for the BetPlay League. In said tournament, he marches in the tenth box with 5 units.

Where and how to see Bucaramanga-Tolima

It is important to mention that the match between Atlético Bucaramanga and Deportes Tolima will be broadcast exclusively through the WinSports + screens.

Bucaramanga vs. Tolima: possible formations

Atletico Bucaramanga: Chaverra, Subero, Mena, Henao, Blanco, Mejía, Díaz, Torres, Cárdenas, Marcelin and Moreno.

Sports Tolima: Cuesta, Riascos, Saiz, Urrego, Angulo, Ureña, Rovira, Rentería, Sosa, Lucumí and Rangel.

Bucaramanga beat Tolima by date 5 of the BetPlay League

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