The Colombian hit a maximum penalty, but the grass played a bad pass and the ball went several meters deviated
Teófilo Gutiérrez starred in one of the pearls of the weekend. The Colombian started in Junior Barranquilla, who won 2-0 to Tigres as a local, for the date 12 of the Colombian league. The former River could stretch the advantage, but failed a penalty in an unusual way.
The home owners had already broken the scratch thanks to Jarlan Barrera, while Matías Mier had increased the difference. Teo counted on a definition from the twelve steps, but the field of play was in bad conditions near the penalty point: when it stepped in that zone could not be affirmed well and finished very deviated.
“The grass is in perfect condition, it is not an excuse,” the attacker later stated, although the repetitions showed that the grass did not help and frustrated his goal. “It is the home of the national team,” he added, taking into account that in the Metropolitan Roberto Meléndez acts the coffee table led by José Pekerman who will receive Paraguay on October 5 by the next last date of the Qualifying.