Ecuador eliminated Los Pibes in Semi-Finals
Baiano and Alvarez became the heroes for Ecuador.
The last game programmed for the Premier A Semi Finals had the priviledge of having Ecuador against Los Pibes where the winner will be playing Atletico Peru who currently beat Huracanes in the other Semis on an intense game which ended in penalties in favor of the Peruvian Team.
Los Pibes missed one of their importan players Gustavo Lopez who had to travel to Argentina for personal reasons. Los Pibes had a good game from time to time when they started playing short and passing the ball quick and also having one of their fastest players Nicolas Crossa.
Ecuador had one of their new figures Dilermando Baiano which opened up the game for his team creating gaps on the rivals defense creating opportunites for Alvarez and Christian Paz.
The first minutes we had an even game when just 10 minutes before the end of the first half we an score of 2-2. The game started taking a different direction when after the 7th minute when Juan Paz crossed the ball and Dilermando Baiano caught the ball in the air and with a bicycle kick put the ball in the net. Then, After 3 minutes came Edgardo Alvarez and scored the 4th goal and 5th goals almost at the end of the first half.
Los Pibes felt completely on the second half and Ecuador took advantage ending the game with and score of 10-4.
The final will be next Sunday between Atletico Peru vs Ecuador who already played last season in the finals and Ecuador took the game away from Atletico Peru after they were winning by 6-0 in the first half. The game will be played at 5pm at the Golden Gate Community Center.