That variety of minutes equal to simply over 9 hours, is split between the final 6 video games from playoffs to the World Cup. Colombia drew 4 of these matches and misplaced the opposite two (towards Brazil and Peru).
Though the figures are irrefutable, Reinaldo Rueda spoke after the defeat towards Peru in Barranquilla and mentioned phrases that distinction with the poor actuality of the nationwide staff.
“We’re as shut as we’re up to now. We rely on us. We now have to be optimistic and suppose with hope that we will get the direct quota. We’re shut and we’re going to play with every thing, to play clever video games”, mentioned Rueda after the match that Colombia misplaced to Peru on the Metropolitan Stadium.
Sure OK Wheel spoke of the “clever recreation”, the statistics present the other. The match towards Peru had 30 pictures from Colombian gamers, however solely two of these pictures went to the rival objective.
For its half, Peru had just one shot on objective and it was the objective by Édison Flores, with the good complicity of David Ospina, who right this moment has the ‘Blanquirroja’ dreaming of Qatar 2022 Y to Colombia virtually eradicated. (See additionally: “It’s not attainable for them to throw cans at us”: Cuadrado, damage by followers in Barranquilla).
The Colombian nationwide staff reached an anti-record that places it among the many worst on the earth
The 6 video games that Colombia has not scored within the World Cup Qualifiers place it on a shameful record by which there are additionally very low-level groups in confederations resembling Africa and Concacaf.
The information was supplied by the statesman ‘Míster Chip’, who on his Twitter account shared that Colombia is subsequent to Anguilla, Seychelles, Bahamas and Paraguay because the groups which have gone essentially the most matches with out scoring a objective within the qualifying rounds.
The ‘tricolor’ it’s only surpassed by Anguilla (12 matches) and Seychelles (7 matches) within the painful rating of groups which have spent the longest time with out celebrating a qualifying objective.
That is the abstract of Colombia’s defeat towards Peru (0-1):