Qatar 2022 Qualifiers: Paraguay and Bolivia tied in Asunción

Bolivia got his first point in the qualifiers to Qatar 2022 and the altiplano drew 2-2 against Paraguay, as a visit to the Defensores del Chaco stadium for the fourth date of the South American qualifiers.

The Paraguayans took advantage with Ángel Romero’s penalty goal in the 19 ‘, but Bolivia reacted and went into halftime ahead with goals from Marcelo Moreno Martins (41 ‘) and Boris Céspedes (45’).

Already in the complement, the tie of Paraguay was annulled by means of the VAR for offside, but shortly after the same Romero managed to sentence the final 2-2 in 72 ‘.

On discounts both teams could have one less after a foul that resulted in clashes, but after reviewing the VAR the Venezuelan referee, Alexis Herrera, rectified by erasing the red cards for Erwin Saavedra in Bolivia and Matías Rojas in Paraguay.

With the tie Paraguay rises to fourth position and displaces Uruguay with 6 points and a better goal difference. Bolivia is bottom with one unit and is waiting for Argentina-Peru in case the goal difference allows him to leave the last place to the detriment of the Incas.

On the next date of March, Paraguay visits the Chilean national team and Bolivia will host Peru after adding for the first time in its history before the Guarani as a visitor.


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