Venezuela scores late to draw Colombia
Substitute Frank Feltscher equalized in the 79th minute to give
Venezuela a 1-1 draw away to Colombia on Friday in South American
World Cup qualifying.
Freddy Guarin put Colombia ahead in the 11th minute.
Venezuela and Colombia each have four points in regional
qualifying, though Venezuela has played three matches and Colombia
Colombia will be at home on Tuesday against Argentina, and
Venezuela hosts Bolivia.
”Three points got away from us, but now we have to think about
Argentina,” Colombia forward James Rodriguez said. ”The result
does leave a bitter taste.”
Colombia: David Ospina, Gerardo Vallejo, Mario Alberto Yepes,
Luis Amaranto Perea, Pablo Armero, Gustavo Bolivar, Freddy Guarin,
Dorlan Pabon (Cristian Marrugo, 75), James Rodriguez (Dayro Moreno,
90), Jackson Martinez, Teofilo Gutierrez (Darwin Quintero, 84).
Venezuela: Renny Vega, Roberto Rosales, Oswaldo Vizcarrondo,
Fernando Amorebieta, Gabriel Cichero, Angel Flores, Tomas Rincon
(Juan Guerra, 63), Cesar Gonzalez, Juan Arango, Nicolas Fedor (Jose
Rondon, 57), Alejandro Moreno (Frank Feltscher, 70).