Colombia Primera A Wrap: Deportivo Pasto close in on top spot
By Football News
Deportivo Pasto climbed to third spot and are within a point of league leaders Santa Fe after Colombia Primera A action over the weekend.
The top-of-the-table battle between Santa Fe and Once Caldas turned out to be a fizzer – as the latter failed to score at home and were held to a 0-0 draw which keeps them in second spot.
Pasto went level on points with Once Caldas, courtesy of a 2-1 home victory over Cucuta Deportivo.
They climbed above Deportes Tolima, who were held to consecutive draws after Deportivo Cali earned a 2-2 stalemate away from home.
It was Cali's fourth straight draw in the league, which leaves them seventh on 22 points – three behind Santa Fe in a packed top end of the table.
In other results, Millonarios smashed Patriotas Boyaca 4-1, Envigado kept a clean sheet at home to Atletico Nacional with a 3-0 result while Boyaca Chico earned a 2-1 home win over Atletico Huila.
Medellin edged Itagui 1-0, La Equidad blitzed Deportes Quindio 3-0 and Junior chalked up a 2-1 victory at home to Alianza Petrolera.