Despite drawing a point that they lost by two goals, when Platines This was not enough and Greens of Belizean football ended up with a ticket to the quarter-finals of the CONCACAF League. Those led by Eric Dawson Prado lamented the lack of response that left them in Cuscatlán without qualifying.
After the match, Colombia’s Jhon Machado insisted that “he would have to score two goals for him to react” and lamented the lack of a punch for the team that had hurt Cusca.
“We waited for his reaction to score two goals. That’s football and we gave everything to the last,” Machado said. He said that “it was an experience. It was a good match and we didn’t get things, it was not what we wanted,” remarked the attacker who paved the way to attract Virolenos, which was not enough.
Plattens embarked on this campaign with the hope of shining and competing in international tournaments after several decades outside the international arena. Even the arrival of Eric Dawson Prado and an experienced coaching staff, in addition to recent signings, helped the team race the field and advance to the next round of a tournament in which they will face Alianza , who is now the next rival of Greens FC.
Machado concluded that “things weren’t working out and neither were the results as we wanted.” Platense ended its season in the CONCACAF league with two draws, making it out of regional competition, due to a goal difference. It’s time to think about the local tournament that awaits for its resumption.