National Athletic continues in a great moment from the sport, maintaining its undefeated in the Liga BetPlay Dimayor 2021-2 after six disputed dates. In the Colombia Cup he added another great result by thrashing in the first leg against Patriotas Boyacá by a score of 3-0, in a match in which the great figure was Yerson Candelo.
“Everything has been based on humility, dedication and I believe that each one did what was right on the court and in this way the tournament will continue to flow for us”, Candelo commented after receiving the award for the best player of the match. He played the 90 minutes of play giving an assist and having an impeccable game from the tactical point of view.
Candelo’s good moment is confirmed thanks to his call to the Colombian National Team, which he will join in the next few days to prepare for the triple date of the South American Qualifiers that the coffee team will play against Bolivia, Paraguay and Chile.
Nacional is the leader of the Colombian tournament with 16 points after five victories and only one draw, with a three-point advantage over its closest pursuers: Millonarios, Bucaramanga and Envigado. On the next date of the final tournament, the purslane club will face Alianza Petrolera as visitors.