Millonarios and Atlético Nacional played this Wednesday, November 15, a vibrant first leg in the final of the BetPlay Dimayor 2023 Cup. The El Campín stadium enjoyed an exciting game, which left the fight for the cup title open.
The green was applied and was focused against a local team that knew it had to get the advantage at home.
However, the advantage came to Nacional almost unintentionally: in the 19th minute, Dorlan Pabón raised a ball that he was trying to filter for Óscar Perea; The ball bounced and goalkeeper Juan Moreno miscalculated, the ball overtook him and ended in an unusual goal, which left the ambassador fans surprised.
The local team did not give up and had the opportunity to tie: Juan Carlos Pereira defined a great play and the stadium erupted in a shout for a goal, which drowned out the VAR and the referee Jhon Hinestroza, since the blue midfielder was offside.
In the second half, Nacional lost prominence and Millonarios got into the game. At 64′, a penalty came for Millonarios for a foul on Omar Bertel in the visiting area; However, Leonardo Castro failed to collect and Harlen Castillo saved the penalty, becoming a figure.
But Castro did not give up and in the 80th minute, after a cross from Stiven Vega, Leo headed in and surprised ‘Chipi Chipi’, making the score 1-1 and leaving the Cup final open.
More emotions are coming in a very even final.
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