Los Murciélagos, the Argentine soccer team for the blind, today entered the final of the Grand Prix of the discipline, which takes place in the city of Puebla, Mexico.
Set albiceleste beat its pair from India 4-1 in one of the semifinals and advanced to the gold medal match, where it will face Brazil tomorrow, at 1:15 p.m. Argentine time (11:15 a.m. local time), for a place in the next world cup of birminghamBritain.
The Argentine goals were the work of Maximiliano Espinillo (2), Braian Pereyra and Ignacio Oviedo, according to the site of the Federation of Blind Sportsmen (Fadec).
The other finalist is the Paralympic champion in Tokyo 2021, the Brazilian team, who beat their pair from Mexico, 5-0, in the remaining semi.
Los Murciélagos’ path in this competition included an initial win over Brazil (1-0), a subsequent draw with Mexico (0-0) and a resounding thrashing of Costa Rica (4-0), before achieving resounding success in the day before the Hindus.