Metropolitanos and Academia Puerto Cabello meet this Thursday at the Misael Delgado stadium in Valencia, for the second leg of the previous phase of the Suramericana, seeking a place in the group phase of the competition in a favorable tie (2-0) to violets.
The purple team, which will set foot on Carabobo soil this Wednesday night, does not want a margin of error after completely dominating in the first leg of the key, on March 18, some Buenos Aires that were blurred in the capital.
“The concentration is optimal and complete for the game. We are going to Valencia to seal a pass to the group stage. Maintaining zero in local condition was the most important thing and keeping it on the return leg will be essential to advance, ”explained defender and captain Violet, Leminger Bolívar, exclusively for Líder en Deportes.
José María Morr's pupils have unfavorable records in round-trip qualifiers that start winning, especially if they start at home, and then close for a visit. That being said, the citizens of the capital will seek to clean up the ashes of the past.
“The past (with Táchira) is past. Some players who are still in the institution already have much more experience. This story is different ”, he sealed.
The winner will be the second representative of the country in the South American group stage.