Unión Española became the new sub-leader of the National Championship on Wednesday, after defeating Cobresal 1-0 as a home member, in a match valid for the 16th date of the tournament. The «miner» frame warned in the first place with a barely deviated header from Marcelo Jorquera and then with a free kick from Marcelo Cañete that was stuck to Diego Sánchez’s stick.The Hispanics responded with another free kick from Cristian Palacios that was diverted by the Requena goal, and with a tight shot from Carlos Palacios that ended up being a little wide. When the complement began, Misael Dávila (50′) noted the opening of the account in the mouth of the arch, after finishing a good collective play that ended with an overflow of Luiz Pavez.The whole of Gustavo Huerta pressed in search of the tie, having an unbeatable occasion at 73 minutes, wasted unbelievably by Juan Carlos Gaete.At 82 minutes, another good overflow to the left of the visiting attack found only Gaete on the second stick , but the extreme young man again failed only in front of the arch. In the discounts, Sebastián Varas (94′) converted what appeared to be the tie, but eventually everything was cancelled by forward position. Worked victory of Unión Española, which reaches 35 units in the table and is the new escort of Unión La Calera (36), after surpassing the line of Universidad Católica (33), which has two fewer parties. For his part, Cobresal paid dearly for the lack of clarity when defining in the rival portico, rising in tenth position of the tournament with 19 points.