Colo Colo once again brought out his great present and was left with three gold points against Deportes Antofagasta, triumphing 2-0 at the Monumental Stadium on this date 17 of the 2021 National Championship to climb to the top of the standings.
With this result the Cacique reached the good mark of five victories in the tournament, something that had not been seen since the 2017 season, when Pablo Guede on the bench in the final stretch of the Transition they beat Unión Española 5-2, Everton 3-2, Curicó Unido 3-2 and Huachipato 3-0.
That string of triumphs for the National Championship continued in the 2018 season, winning 2-1 over Deportes Antofagasta and 3-2 against Audax Italiano, totaling six consecutive wins.
In this 2021 Gustavo Quinteros’ team won 4-0 against Santiago Wanderers, 4-2 to Deportes Melipilla, 2-0 to Curicó Unido, 1-0 against Unió Española and this day 2-0 against Deportes Antofagasta.
However, this is not the only data that should make the Colo Colo fans happy, since With this victory, he will sleep this Saturday night as the brand new “winter champion” after being the team with the most points in the first round of the 2021 National Championship.
And why do you wonder tonight? Because rThis is to see how the match between Unión La Calera against Universidad de Chile will end this Sunday (16:30) at Nicolás Chahuán. If the Cement workers win, they will pass the albos in the leadership, but a tie or a defeat, will leave the Cacique as the absolute leader of the tournament.
Now Colo Colo must get ready to face Unión La Calera on a visit to this next Wednesday, August 25, where he will have a good opportunity to definitely take the lead in the tournament if he wins.