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The death of the legendary English soccer player Roger Hunt, the formation of two groups in Bolivia to face the qualifying matches and the unstoppa


The death of the legendary English soccer player Roger Hunt, the formation of two groups in Bolivia to face the qualifying matches and the unstoppable campaign of Alianza Lima del “Pájaro” Benítez in Peru, in the following summary.

September 29, 2021 – 01:00

English Hunt passes away

Roger Hunt, world champion with England and Liverpool’s second all-time top scorer, passed away yesterday at the age of 83. He was part of the squad that rose to Wembley with the 1966 World Cup, in which he played all six games and scored three goals. He is Liverpool’s top scorer in the English league, with 244 goals, only surpassed by Ian Rush, who scored 346 goals.

Qualifiers: Bolivia, in two groups

The Bolivian soccer team, led by Venezuelan César Farías, will face the triple date of the October Qualifiers with 53 summoned divided into two groups, one to face Ecuador on the plain (Thursday 7, in Guayaquil) and another to receive in the more than 3,600 meters of altitude from La Paz to Peru (Sunday 10) and Paraguay (Thursday 14).

Alianza Lima, unstoppable in Peru

With an unstoppable streak, the undefeated leader Alianza Lima, of the Paraguayan Édgar “Pájaro” Benítez, is shaping up to be proclaimed champion of the Clausura tournament of Peruvian football by beating Alianza Atlético 3-1 on the 13th date. With nine points of difference over Sporting Cristal and 11 over Melgar, Alianza, who had been saved from relegation thanks to the TAS, could be the Clausura champion within three dates if a combination of results occurs. The popular cast registers a mark of 10 wins and three draws.