Antofagasta 0-0 Curicó: Defences on top in draw

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Friday’s fixture between Antofagasta and Curicó delivered a goalless draw at Regional de Antofagasta. Antofagasta were looking to get back to winning ways after losing 1-0 to O’Higgins in their previous fixture. Curicó were looking to extend their winning run after a 2-0 victory against Unión La Calera. Antofagasta and Curicó currently occupy 15th and 2nd spots in the league, with 23 points and 43 points respectively after 25 matches.

Substitutions for Antofagasta included Jason Flores, Brayan Hurtado, Gabriel Torres and Adrian Cuadra for Andres Souper, Nicolas Penailillo, Ariel Uribe and Byron Nieto, respectively. Curicó brought on Felipe Fritz, Joaquin Gonzalez and Diego Urzua, to replace Rodrigo Holgado, Felipe Ortiz and Federico Castro.

There were bookings for Tobias Figueroa, Federico Bravo and Salvador Cordero from Antofagasta, and Federico Castro and Diego Coelho, for Curicó.

Antofagasta will play away against Huachipato, while Curicó will face La Serena at home.

Technical card:
Antofagasta:Diego Sanchez, Byron Nieto (Adrian Cuadra, min.81), Rodrigo Astorga, Federico Bravo, Juan Cornejo, Nicolas Penailillo (Brayan Hurtado, min.67), Salvador Cordero, Diego Orellana, Andres Souper (Jason Flores, min.67), Tobias Figueroa and Ariel Uribe (Gabriel Torres, min.74)
Curicó Unido:Fabian Cerda, Yerson Opazo, Franco Bechtholdt, Matias Cahais, Ronald de la Fuente, Yerko Leiva, Felipe Ortiz (Joaquin Gonzalez, min.60), Agustin Nadruz, Diego Coelho, Federico Castro (Diego Urzua, min.87) and Rodrigo Holgado (Felipe Fritz, min.60)
Stadium:Regional de Antofagasta