Peñarol gets a tie from behind and maintains the top of football in Uruguay

Peñarol remains the only leader of the Clausura Tournament after equaling 2-2 against his guard, Cerro Largo, at the end of the thirteenth day.). In the image an archive record of another of the Peñarol celebrations. EFE / Raúl Martínez

Montevideo, Nov 22 (EFE) .- Peñarol drew 2-2 against his guard Cerro Largo after losing by two goals at the end of the first half and managed to maintain the top of the Classification of the Clausura Tournament, two dates from the end .
The aurinegro dominated during the 90 minutes of play but the visiting team was extremely forceful on offense and made the two risky plays that it had in the first half.
With flashes of quality from his jewels, Facundo Torres and Agustín Álvarez, Peñarol reached a draw that he could not later transform into a victory thanks to the good defense of Cerro Largo -which remains the only undefeated of the tournament- and the good game of the Ecuadorian goalkeeper Alexander Domínguez.
El Nacional, meanwhile, achieved an agonizing victory against Cerrito to continue dreaming of fighting for the Clausura. In a locked match, in which they did not seem to find the ways, those led by Martín Ligüera achieved a victory in the discounts thanks to a goal from Argentine Leandro Fernández.
Although the tricolores still go through a bad football moment, the truth is that they managed to add three points and remain close to the leader. Likewise, Nacional has a pending ruling for a points claim from the first day of the Clausura in the loss against Cerro Largo.
Likewise, Boston River had a surprise victory against Plaza Colonia by 2-0 to continue dreaming of staying in the First Division of Uruguayan soccer.
With the fall, Plaza Colonia missed the opportunity to return to the top of the accumulated Annual Table, which gives a sporting advantage in the finals.
Meanwhile, Montevideo City Torque and River Plate drew 1-1 while Progreso also remains in the running for the Clausura after defeating Rentistas 0-1.
The rest of the day saw Wanderers beat South America 4-1 while Fénix beat Deportivo Maldonado 2-1 and Liverpool beat the relegated Villa Española 0-3. EFE

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