Univ de Chile 0-0 Coquimbo: Dull affair ends in stalemate

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Wednesday’s fixture between Univ de Chile and Coquimbo delivered a goalless draw at Estadio Elias Figueroa Brander. Both teams arrived at the match with previous defeats in the league. Univ de Chile were looking to get back to winning ways after losing their last match 3-0 to U. Católica whilst Coquimbo lost 1-0 in their against O’Higgins. Univ de Chile and Coquimbo currently occupy 13th and 16th spots in the league, with 23 points and 20 points respectively after 24 matches.

Substitutions for Univ de Chile included Israel Poblete, Pablo Aranguiz, Renato Cordero, Cristian Palacios and Bastian Tapia for Yonathan Andia, Mauricio Morales, Nery Dominguez, Lucas Assadi and Pedro Ojeda, respectively. Coquimbo brought on Nicolas Gauna and Cristian Aravena, to replace Fabian Carmona and Ruben Farfan.

There were bookings for Luis Casanova from Univ de Chile. For Coquimbo, Dylan Escobar, Federico Pereyra, Sebastian Galani and Luis Cabrera saw yellow.

Univ de Chile will next play Palestino away, with Coquimbo facing Audax Italiano at home.

Technical card:
Univ de Chile:Cristobal Campos, Yonathan Andia (Israel Poblete, min.46), Nery Dominguez (Renato Cordero, min.83), Alvaro Brun, Jose Ignacio Castro Mena, Lucas Assadi (Cristian Palacios, min.83), Dario Osorio, Pedro Ojeda (Bastian Tapia, min.89), Mauricio Morales (Pablo Aranguiz, min.73), Luis Casanova and Ronnie Fernandez
Coquimbo Unido:Rodrigo Formento, Dylan Escobar, Federico Pereyra, Gerardo Gordillo, Nicolas Berardo, Ruben Farfan (Cristian Aravena, min.88), Luis Cabrera, Jorge Gatica, Sebastian Galani, Fabian Carmona (Nicolas Gauna, min.75) and Ignacio Jeraldino
Stadium:Estadio Elias Figueroa Brander