Colombia clinched another home win as they defeated Chile 3-1 at the Estadio Metropolitano Roberto Melendez in Barranquilla in a match for the 10th Round of the South American World Cup Qualifiers 2022. Check out the highlights and goals of this exciting match.
Miguel Borja scored twice in the first half for the host, while Jean Meseses pulled one back for the visitors. However, Luis Diaz shattered Chile's hopes by scoring the third goal for Colombia.
Colombia vs Chile: Match Preview
The September international break is coming to an end and Matchday 10 of the South American 2022 World Cup Qualifiers will bring us a can't-miss duel today at the Estadio Metropolitano Roberto Melendez in Barranquilla between Colombia and Chile. Here, you will find everything you need to know about this exciting soccer game,, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, and odds. The game will be broadcast in the US by fuboTV.
It is a must-win encounter for each side. Los Cafeteros have failed to pick up a victory in their last three matches and want to get back to winning ways to keep close to the top spots.
La Roja, however, are even more desperate to claim the three points. They'll face their former coach, Reinaldo Rueda, with whom they had a poor start to the campaign. But Martin Lasarte was unable to reverse their fortunes yet and he knows it's time to start getting results.
Colombia vs Chile: Match Information
Date: Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021
Time: 7 PM (ET)
Location: Estadio Metropolitano Roberto Melendez, Barranquilla
Colombia vs Chile: Time by State in the US
ET: 7 PM
CT: 6 PM
MT: 5 PM
PT: 4 PM
Colombia vs Chile: Storylines and Head-to-Head
On Sunday, Colombia were held by Paraguay and went winless for the third straight game. Rueda's boys want to conclude the September international break on the right foot but their opponents won't make things easy.
Chile couldn't beat a 10-man Ecuador on Matchday 6, extending their agony to four matches. Lasarte couldn't turn things around yet and La Roja are dropping places on the standings. Will they win this game to take off?
These two teams will face for the 16th time in the World Cup Qualifiers. Colombia have a slight advantage in the series with five victories, while Chile won four times, and they drew on six occasions.
Colombia vs Chile: South American 2022 World Cup Qualifiers Table
After eight rounds, Colombia are in contention for a Qatar 2022 berth as they stand fifth with ten points. Chile are in a tougher spot, sitting eighth with seven points.
How to watch or live stream Colombia vs Chile in the US
The game to be played between Colombia and Chile on Matchday 10 of the South American 2022 World Cup Qualifiers will be broadcast in the US by fuboTV.
Colombia vs Chile: Predictions and Odds
Oddsmakers in the US have already unveiled their predictions for this game. FanDuel sees Colombia as favorites with odds of -125, while Chile have +390, and a tie would result in a +240 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel.