translated from Spanish: La Roja visits Colombia with the urgency of adding to the Qualifiers

This afternoon the Chilean team visits Colombia with the need to score points and not lose the chance to stay in the fight for the qualification to the Qatar 2022 World Cup.After exhibiting a good game against Brazil in Santiago and Ecuador in Quito, but without obtaining the three points, the Roja de Lasarte arrives at the duel with the Colombians without the possibility of having Eduardo Vargas and the coach shuffling his possibilities, among which are the inclusion of Iván Morales, or Luis Jiménez as some of the names that could make up the national forward. For this afternoon’s match, Lasarte also expects the recovery of Charles Aránguiz, who went out to mistreat after the physical wear and tear of the goalless draw with the Ecuadorians in Quito. Today’s match will also mark the return of Guillermo Maripán and Erick Pulgar, who missed the previous match due to accumulation of yellow cards. The Chilean team is eighth in the qualifying table, only above Bolivia and Venezuela, with seven points. Their rival this afternoon, Reinaldo Rueda’s Colombia, with 10 points, is in the repechage zone (fifth place). Today’s day includes the meetings between Uruguay and Ecuador (19.30 hours), Paraguay vs. Venezuela (19.30 hours), Argentina vs. Bolivia (20.30 hours) and Brazil vs. Peru (21.30 hours).  

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