San Pedro Sula, Honduras.
The derby that will star this day the Olympia and Motagua in the Morazán stadium it has all the reflectors. The leadership of the opening tournamentthe Lion has just been crowned champion of the Concacaf Leagueand the blues want revenge for being eliminated from the international tournament.
Today, the whites will present the cup obtained in Costa Rica against Alajuelense, the capital classic will be played in the Morazán Stadium (6:00 pm) because the National Chelato Uclés receives improvements in its grass.
In addition to being the fourth time in history that they have faced each other in the Morazán (win for each one and another draw), Olimpia is looking for its 99th victory against its archrival for the 61 victories of the Blues and they tied on 107 occasions.
The crash can be seen by the sign of TV channel 7 and 4in addition to continuing via online on the website of Diario LA PRENSA.
The Olympism, euphoric for the coronation in Costa Rican lands, generated a campaign where they hope to receive the famous hall from the Motagua players.
Practice that consists of a team applauding their opponent, who has just become a champion, at the moment of entering the field.
Before the match, coach Hernán “Tota” Medina, who will not be on the bench due to the accumulation of yellow cards, referred to the possibility of making the passage to León.
“We are more focused on what we are going to do in the match. Surely we will touch on it at some point to resolve what is most convenient,” he said.
Motagua will defend the top tooth and nail, arriving with four days without winning, three from the Apertura and one from Concacaf. They have 31 points. The Lion needs a victory to snatch the top, has 29.
Of their last three presentations in the National League they have not won and they have not scored either.
The one who is intractable is Olancho FC, chaining five victories and threatening to drop to one of the greats. A victory over UPN and combined with a draw in the capital derby, and the Olanchanos will climb to second place.
Saíd Martínez will direct the match and assisted by Walter López, this will be the farewell because they are going to the World Cup in Qatar.