Goal by Leandro Sosa for Cristal vs. Cantolao 2-1 for League 1

Sosa’s goal for Cristal vs. Cantolao 2-1 for League 1

Sporting Cristal vs Cantolao: Midfielder Leandro Sosa scored the “brewer’s” second goal in the match valid for the sixth day of the Closing Tournament of League 1 2022. The duel took place at the Iván Elías Moreno stadium.

At 29 minutes into the first half, Cristal turned the score around with a quick transition play from defense to attack that was completed by attacker Sosa.

The light blue team had possession of the ball in their own field with the participation of defender Omar Merlo who gave it up for midfielder Martín Távara.


The midfielder controlled, turned and enabled winger Nilson Loyola who entered the area with speed to assist Leandro Sosa with a low pass.

The 28-year-old Uruguayan player appeared on the opposite side of the play and with a shot at first overcame the resistance of the Cantolao goalkeeper, who despite his attempt failed to reject the ball.

Leandro Sosa added four goals with Sporting Cristal in League 1. He scored against Melgar, Deportivo Municipal and UTC this season. The charrúa completed 23 matches in the Peruvian championship, with 15 participations in the starting team and another 8 entering from the substitute bench.

Sporting Cristal faced Cantolao for date 6 of the Closing Tournament of League 1

Leandro Sosa’s goal allowed Cristal to take the lead in three minutes. Cantolao scored the first goal of the match through José Manzaneda in the 25th minute. However, the ‘brewer’ achieved the tie with a goal from midfielder Yoshimar Yotún.

Finally, Cantolao managed to recover minutes before the end of the first half with a goal from Rodrigo Pastorini (37′).


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