On date 1 of Paraguay – Torneo Apertura 2022, Libertad striker Julio Enciso scored 3-3 in his team’s overwhelming victory against 12 de Octubre (I) by 6-1. The goal of the match for the local team was scored by Lorenzo Melgarejo (19′ 1T, against). While the away goals were scored by Lorenzo Melgarejo (17′ 1T), Julio Enciso who converted a Hat-Trick (29′ 1T, from a penalty, 13′ 2T and 34′ 2T), Roque Santa Cruz (21′ 2T) and Alexander Barboza (45′ 2T).
Julio Enciso had a great performance. The attacker from Libertad shone by converting 3 goals and kicking 6 times.
Héctor Villalba also performed well. Libertad’s midfielder made 2 correct passes.
It was a closely contested match with fouls from both sides. There were several cautioned: Hugo Martínez, Jorge González, Roque Santa Cruz, Rodrigo Alborno, Julio Sebastián Doldán. Julio Sebastián Doldán was sent off after receiving his second yellow card, in the 78th minute of the second half.
The coach of October 12 (I), Pedro Sarabia, presented a 4-4-2 tactical arrangement with Bernardo Medina in goal; César Benítez, Paulo Da Silva, Danilo Ortiz and Rodrigo Alborno in the defensive line; Osmar Molinas, Edgar Ferreira, Jorge González and Jorge Núñez in the middle; and David Ariel Mendieta and Dionicio Pérez in attack.
For its part, Daniel Garnero’s team came out with a 4-4-2 tactical arrangement with Martín Silva under the three posts; Camilo Mayada, Diego Viera, Alexander Barboza and Miguel Ángel Samudio in defense; Daniel Bocanegra, Hugo Martínez, Héctor Villalba and Lorenzo Melgarejo in midfield; and Julio Enciso and Roque Santa Cruz up front.
Derlis López was in charge of supervising the order of the game during the match.
On the next day, October 12 (I), they will face Tacuary as a visitor, while Libertad will play at home against General Caballero JLM.
The local team is in twelfth place with 0 points and 0 wins, while the visitor reached 3 units and is in first place in the tournament.
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