Deportivo Cali stayed in last place in the 2022-II League standings, after drawing 2 -2 against Jaguares de Córdoba in Palmaseca. The team led by Máyer Candelo missed the first win of the current semester.
In the first minutes the teams had their moments to have the ball, but with few options on offense, where the locals were the ones who tried the most with medium-distance shots, but goalkeeper Jorge Soto controlled without problem or the ball went over the horizontal.
Millonarios does not believe in no one: beat Medellin and dreams of the Junior Cup final Lives nightmare: loses at home against Magdalena and Bacca fails penalty
VAR, protagonist in the first two goals of the game
In minute 44, while making the first substitution in the Cali, due to Onel Acosta's injury and Oscar Segura's entry, judge Héctor Rivera was called by Mauricio Pérez's VAR: penalty, for a hand in the area by Kevin Moreno. Pablo Rojas stopped in front of the white dot and scored the 0-1.
In the substitution, the VAR called the judge again who decreed another penalty, before closing the first half, due to a grab by Duván Viáfara of Ángelo Rodríguez. Kevin Velasco scored the partial tie.
At 12 minutes into the second half, Teo Gutiérrez assisted Ángelo Rodríguez, into space, who controlled entering the area, eluded goalkeeper Soto and defined with the goal alone for the partial advantage 2 to 1.
The Cordovans tried to react, but Cali's defense stood firm at times in the midfield. However, at minute 27, Jaguares put a ball into the area, the defense rejected it, Pablo Rojas controlled the ball, looked for space, finished off and scored a great goal for the 2-2 tie.
The Caleños looked for a reaction and even made two new substitutions with the entry of Daniel Luna and Joan Ramírez for Kevin Velasco and Carlos Robles, but they lacked clarity in the final meters. Jaguares also tried, lacking the same condition.
Viktoria Plzen's madness when knowing their rivals in the Champions League, video Carlo Ancelotti does not stop winning titles: the best coach of the year
At the end the teams were not able to define the options created and it ended with a tie at two goals.
On the ninth day of the BetPlay II-2022 League, which takes place this weekend, Deportivo Cali will host Unión Magdalena and Jaguares de Córdoba will be local against Envigado.
Juan Andrés Arias Arias
Footbolred Cali Correspondent
On Twitter: @AriasJuan_15
More sports news
Egan Bernal: strong message, 'salty and busted to the p…' VideoMiguel Angel 'Supermán' López goes straight and tells the truth VideoVuelta a España 2022: conclusions of the first goal in the mountains, analysis