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Malacateco, current Guatemalan soccer champion, remains firmly in first place in the Clausura 2022 tournament, after its victory on Saturday by the slightest difference against Nueva Concepción by date 13 of the contest.
The team led by Mexican coach Roberto Hernández has 26 points, while its closest rival, Cobán Imperial, has 24 points, when there are nine dates left for the end of the qualifying stage.
Mexican coach Roberto Hernández made history last season with the Malacateco team by winning a historic title in Guatemala, that of the 2021 Apertura tournament, before the Communications. This year he will seek to revalidate his title as champion and continue making history.
The Malacateco had its great prize. His first title in the history of Guatemalan soccer at the hands of the Mexican who came to the club this season instead of the Argentine Matías Tatángelo. Goals from Argentina’s Matías Rotondi and Wilson Godoy in the first leg ultimately gave Los Toros the crown.
The list of Guatemalan soccer scorers is also led by a Mexican striker. Mexican Isaac Acuna from the Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa team shares the first place with Argentinean Matías Rotondi from Municipal with 7 goals.
In second place with 6 goals is the Mexican Luis Ángel Landín from Guastatoya, Janderson Pereira from Cobán Imperial and Dewinder Bradley. of New Conception.
These are the matches that will be played on day number 14 of Guatemalan soccer:
Municipal-Sololá, Cobán Imperial-Malacateco and Antigua-Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa will be the matches this Saturday. And on Sunday Achuapa-Guastatoya, Iztapa-Comunicaciones and Nueva Concepción-Xelajú will face each other.