The Barranquilla team took advantage of the first leg. 

The Barranquilla team took advantage of the first leg. 

Atletico Nacional tied 1-1 against Junior, in the second leg of the quarterfinals final in the Copa Colombia 2022, and was left out. The Barranquilleros qualified after 3-0 in the first leg and will play against Unión Magdalena, which eliminated La Equidad on penalties.

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From the first minute, Nacional went on the attack, Álvaro Angulo appeared with a mid-distance shot that went close to the opposite goal. The match slowed down due to the continuous fouls and the attentions of the medical staff on Walmer Pacheco and Sebastián Viera.

At 23 Junior reacted and with a cross from Fabián Sambueza, he narrowly opened the scoring. A minute later and after a free kick taken by Viera, the ball had ended in Junior's goal, but the play was annulled for being out of place.

On minute 38, a free kick from the left sector, Dorlan shot on goal and the ball went wide of Viera's goal. At 44, Jefferson Duque, after a pass from the right sector, sent the ball very close to the rival goal.

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In the complementary stage, Danovis Banguero and Jarlan Barrera entered the National instead of Álvaro Angulo and Yeison Guzmán. At minute 3, a faulty rejection ended in a shot by Fredy Hinestroza and Cristian Castro Devenish saved the locals on the line. Two minutes later, Junior was saved from the first goal, with a shot by Dorlan Pabón that crashed into the post.

The goals

The barranquillero-team took ; first leg advantage. 

Andres Andrade was sent off at minute 9 for a dangerous play on Didier Moreno. The 'rifle' went to reject a chalaca ball and hit the former DIM. The central referee Jhon Hinestroza did not hesitate to show him the red card.

After a corner kick, at minute 15, Nilson Castrillón with a header opened the scoring for the Barranquilla team. The goal was suspended for a couple of minutes due to a supposed foul. However, the VAR validated the play, to the delight of the visiting bench.

Five minutes from the end, a handball inside the area led to a penalty in favor of Nacional. The foul was exchanged for a goal by Jefferson Duque, who reached 98 goals with the Nacional shirt in 227 games played with the Antioquia team.

After five minutes of substitution, Junior qualified for the semifinals of the 2022 Colombia Cup He will face Unión Magdalena for a place in the final.

Juan Camilo Álvarez Serrano
FUTBOLRED Correspondent
Medellín
On Twitter: @juanchoserran8

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