Zacapa defeated Cobán I. 3 to 1 this Wednesday at the David Ordoñez Bardales stadium, on date 12 of Guatemala – Liga Guate Banrural – Apertura 2023 Tournament. The goals of the match for the local team were scored by Brayam Castañeda (2′ 2T), José Espinoza (3′ 2T) and Omar López (14′ 2T). While the visitor’s goal was scored by Diego Casas (4′ 1T).
The figure of the match was Brayam Castañeda. Zacapa’s midfielder scored 1 goal.
José Espinoza was another of the outstanding players. The forward from Zacapa showed his best level by scoring 1 goal.
The match had a large number of cautions: Manuel López, Omar López, Blady Aldana, Elmer Monroy, Alexis Matta, Carlos Alberto Winter, Nixson Flores and Enrique Klug. Manuel López was sent off after receiving his second yellow card, in the 40th minute of the first half.
Zacapa’s strategist, Martín García, stopped the starting eleven with a 4-4-2 formation with Álvaro García in goal; William Ramírez, Julio García, Yeison Carabali and Juan Escobar on the defensive line; José Luis Castillejos, Keyshwen Arboine, Elmer Monroy and Brayam Castañeda in the middle; and José Espinoza and Omar López in the attack.
For their part, those chosen by César Eduardo Méndez took to the field with a 4-4-2 formation with Minor Álvarez between the three sticks; Manuel López, Luis De León, Carlos Alvarado and Blady Aldana in defense; Janderson Pereira, Alexis Matta, Yeltsin Álvarez and Selvin Tení in the midfield; and Diego Casas and Luis Martínez up front.
The judge chosen to direct the match at the David Ordoñez Bardales stadium was Luis Escobar.
For the next date, Zacapa will act as a visitor against Xelajú, while Cobán I. will receive Municipal.
With this result, the host accumulates 15 points throughout the competition and occupies eighth place. For its part, the visit totals 16 units and is in seventh place.
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